BS in Electrical Engineering Technology

Graduates of the Electrical Engineering Technology  program are qualified for high-level positions in diverse industries such as power systems engineering/design, facilities engineering, industrial automation, intelligent automation, automotive electronics, computer electronics, power electronics, military electronics , manufacturing, telecommunications, broadcasting, energy and power, robotics, and instrumentation.

Program Educational Objectives

Three to five years after graduation, alumni of the Electrical Engineering Technology program at IUPUI will be able to:

  • Meet expectations of employers in technical and professional careers related to the field of Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Achieve recognition and/or advancement consistent with their education
  • Continue growth in professional knowledge through additional education, certification or licensing

EET Student Outcomes

At the time of graduation, IUPUI Electrical Engineering Technology students will demonstrate:

  1. an ability to apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to solve broadly-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline;
  2. an ability to design systems, components, or processes meeting specified needs for broadly-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline;
  3. an ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in broadly-defined technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature;
  4. an ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments and to analyze and interpret the results to improve processes; and
  5. an ability to function effectively as a member as well as a leader on technical teams.


Graduates of the Electrical Engineering Technology program are employed in many different positions with many different responsibilities throughout the industrial community.

Our graduates work in the following areas:

  • industrial controls
  • electronic and microprocessor systems design
  • communications design
  • engineering sales and services
  • test engineering
  • product design and evaluation

Graduates with ECET degrees might carry the title:

  • Advanced Software Engineer
  • Instrument Engineer
  • Product Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Telecommunications Specialist
  • Senior Design Engineer

Some local employers include:

  • Cinergy
  • Cummins Inc.
  • Delphi Energy & Engine Management Systems
  • Horner APG
  • Kokusai
  • Lilly
  • Precision Control Systems
  • Roche Diagnostics
  • Thomson Multimedia
  • United Medical Manufacturing

Some US employers include:

  • Cooper Power Systems, located in Tennessee and Wisconsin
  • IBM, located in North Carolina
  • Intel, located in Arizona
  • Texas Instruments, located in Texas
  • MERCK, located in Pennsylvania