The Engineering Technologies department provides high-quality, hands-on technical education to a diverse student population. Through the dedication of faculty to student learning, students successfully meet their educational goals and objectives while preparing for technical careers, transfer to four-year technical programs, citizenship, and life in a more complex technical economy.
While serving our students and conducting our daily interactions, we hold the following values to be important and the driving force of our operations.
- Student learning and academic success is our highest priority. It affects every aspect of our curriculum development, delivery of materials, and investment in equipment and facilities.
- We conduct our daily activities and ourselves with honesty, integrity, and the highest professional ethics.
- We provide state of the art curriculum and instruction based on the needs of our students and area employers that is congruent with validated instructional delivery methods.
- We value the reputation of the department and the College as a high quality educational institution that is respected by the local community and higher education across the country.
- The appearance of the facilities and campus reflect the image of quality in our classrooms.
- We value strong relationships with the community including local industry and area secondary and post-secondary educational institutions.
- We value a strong general education coupled with technical education for our students.
- We value active benchmarking of other colleges in order to incorporate the best content and practices for students into our technical courses and programs.