A major/degree in Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology is a program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers engaged in developing and testing automated, servomechanical, and other electromechanical systems.
Includes instruction in prototype testing, manufacturing and operational testing, systems analysis and maintenance procedures, and report preparation.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology (use the College Search feature and enter "electromechanical" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
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What can you do with a major/degree in Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology?
If you are interested in a career as a technologist or technician in this field, you will need at least an associate degree. However, the opportunity for career advancement is greater with formal education beyond this. Some career job titles include (but are not limited to) electro-mechanical technician, electro-mechanical maintenance technician, field service technician, and electronics technician.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- American Society for Engineering Education
- Technology Student Association
- Association of Energy Engineers
Publications/Magazines in Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology