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Ferris State University - 2016

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Engineering Technology Information

Areas of Expertise

Engineering Departments Areas of Expertise
Architectural Technology & Facility Management
  1. Management of Individual or Multiple Site Facilities
  2. Interaction with Personnel (Strong Communication and Organizational Skills)
  3. Translation of the Needs of the Business and Their Employees into Quantifiable Space and Building
  4. Supervision of Various Operational Aspects of Company's Work Environment
  5. Design and History of Architecture
  6. Knowledge of Building Materials, Systems, and Technology
  7. Manual and Computer-Aided Graphic Skills
  8. Foundation in Mathematics, Physical Science, and Written and Verbal Communication
  9. Professional Practice
  10. Design Development and Construction Document Phases
Automotive
  1. Customer Relations
  2. Warranty Administration
  3. Management
  4. Sales, Marketing, Customer Relations
  5. Product Distribution
  6. Dealership Operations
  7. Franchising, Accounting, Financing
  8. Internet Marketing
  9. Industry-Related Computer Software
  10. Industry History and Culture
CAD Drafting /Tool Design
  1. Fabrication, Assembly
  2. Specialized Tooling
  3. Plastics Injection Molding
  4. Metal Stamping Die Design
  5. Jig & Fixture Design
  6. Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)
  7. Product Design & Detailing
  8. Gage Design, Product Development
  9. Material Science/Selection
  10. CNC Machining/Processing
Construction Technology & Management
  1. Supervision and Safety
  2. Construction Scheduling
  3. Construction Computer Applications
  4. Construction Graphics, General Plan Reading
  5. Quantity Estimating
  6. Surveying and Layout
  7. Construction Administration
  8. Construction Contracts
  9. Construction Project Management
  10. Construction Cost Estimating
Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology and Computer Networks & Systems
  1. Electronic Instrumentation
  2. Electronic Product Design and Testing
  3. Automatic Control Systems
  4. Digital Interface and Control
  5. Network Implementation and Administration
  6. Network Communication Theory, Test, Design, and Applications
  7. Real-Time Control Networks
  8. Operating Systems
  9. Computer Control Systems Design
  10. Software Development and Applications
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  1. Load Calculation
  2. System Selection and Analysis
  3. Design Principles and Processes
  4. Mechanical Systems Controls
  5. Mechanical Systems Commissioning
  6. Energy Audit and Analysis
  7. Fabrication and Joining Techniques
  8. Electrical Fundamentals
  9. Design of HVACR Systems
  10. Refrigeration, Heating, Air-Conditioning
Heavy Equipment
  1. Design Philosophy
  2. Software Structure and Troubleshooting
  3. Computer-Controlled Components
  4. Proper Troubleshooting Techniques
  5. Component Identification and Function
  6. Symptom Driven and Fault Drive Diagnostics
  7. Interpreting Data
  8. Replace, Repair, or Adjust Equipment Components
  9. Perform Preventive Maintenance Tasks
  10. Repair/Rebuild Heavy-Duty Equipment
Industrial Technology & Management
  1. Manufacturing-Based Content
  2. Plant Layout
  3. Product Design
  4. Quality
  5. Safety
  6. Project Management
  7. Business Management
  8. Professional Communication
  9. Professional Computer Competency
Manufacturing Engineering Technology
  1. Analyze and Improve Manufacturing Processes
  2. Design Based upon National and International Standards
  3. Automation Systems
  4. Layout of Manufacturing Facility and Analyze Product Flow
  5. Evaluate a Product's Cost Structure
  6. Utilize High-End Software
  7. Metal Forming Die Construction
  8. Plastic Mold Construction
  9. Metal Removal Operations
  10. CAM for CNC Operations
Mechanical Engineering Technology
  1. Engineering Graphics/CAD
  2. Structural and Component Design for Strength
  3. Machine Design
  4. Fluid Systems Including Pumps and Drag Forces
  5. Energy
  6. Electronics and Controls
  7. Applied Mechanical Engineering Design and Analysis
  8. Technical Writing and Formal Design Reviews
  9. Solid Modeling CAD Software
  10. Design Requirements from Metal and Plastic Material Selection
Plastics & Rubber Engineering Technology
  1. Processing
  2. Materials Testing
  3. Mold Product Design
  4. Mixing and Testing Rubber compounds
  5. Product Management
  6. Materials Properties and Selection
  7. Industry Financial Practices
  8. Industrial Engineering
  9. Electronics and Controls
  10. Statistical Quality Control
Product Design Engineering Technology
  1. Static & Dynamic Analysis
  2. Dimensioning & Tolerancing
  3. Machine design including Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  4. Ergonomics
  5. Thermodynamics
  6. Metal & Plastic material selection
Welding Engineering Technology
  1. Fabrication
  2. Material Science
  3. Tooling
  4. Design
  5. Non-Destructive Testing
  6. Robotics and Automation
  7. Project Management
  8. Industrial Engineering
  9. Advanced Welding Processes
  10. Statistical Quality Control