Frequently Asked Questions

  • What academic background do I need to enroll in an Engineering Technologies career program?
    You should have a solid understanding of basic high school math. If you need to improve your math skills, MCC offers courses that can quickly bring you up to speed.

  • Is financial aid available?
    Yes. To see if you are eligible, please Email Financial Aid or call the office at (585) 292-2050

  • Do I have the option of taking classes on a full- or part-time basis?
    Yes. Many courses are available both during the day and in the evening. The majority of our career programs can be completed within two years on a full-time basis. However, many working adults find our programs the perfect way to continue their education on a part-time basis.

  • Are there jobs available when I finish my studies?
    Yes. In Monroe County alone there are hundreds of jobs that go unfilled each year due to the lack of qualified applicants. The number of skilled workers reaching retirement age continues to grow each year, making the skills you will obtain more marketable than at any other time in history. Also, as technology advances, new and greater opportunities continue to expand throughout the world.

  • Will employers pay for my education?
    Many employers throughout our area support the efforts of their employees attending MCC Career Programs. If you are currently working, simply ask your employer if they offer continuing education benefits.

  • How do I get more information about Engineering Technologies programs?
    For more information regarding any of our technical programs:
    • Call the Engineering Technologies Department at (585) 292-2002.
    • Email Bill Hunt, Department Chairperson, or call (585) 292-2697.
    • Email Admissions or call the office at (585) 292-2200.

  • What is the mailing address?

    Engineering Technologies
    Monroe Community College
    1000 East Henrietta Road
  • Rochester, NY 14623

    Do you have job opportunities for Engineering Technologies students and graduates?
    Please contact Joe Snowden, Education to Employment Manager:
    Phone: (585) 685-6126
    Email Joe Snowden
    Monroe Community College
    Downtown Campus Rm 774E
    321 State St
    Rochester, NY 14608