Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Tech./Technician

Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician. An instructional program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers engaged in the design and development phases of a wide variety of projects involving mechanical systems. Includes instruction in principles of mechanics, applications to specific engineering systems, design testing procedures, prototype and operational testing and inspection procedures, manufacturing system testing procedures, test equipment operation and maintenance, and report preparation.

Employment Options

Occupation Employment Average Wage
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Annual
Avg Openings
Mean Entry Experienced
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 820 890 24 Caution $21.09 $14.26 $24.50

Schools offering this program in Missouri*

Central Missouri State University
235 Grinstead
Warrensburg, MO. 64093-5150
Phone: (660) 543-4111

Missouri Western State College
4525 Downs Dr
Saint Joseph, MO. 64507-2294
Phone: (816) 271-4583

Special School District/North Technical School
12721 West Watson Road
St. Louis, MO. 63127
Phone: (314) 989-7500

St. Louis Community College (Florissant Valley)
3400 Pershall Rd
Saint Louis, MO. 63135-1499
Phone: (314) 644-9234

Washington University
1 Brookings Dr
Saint Louis, MO. 63130-4899
Phone: (314) 935-7604

* Data Provided by Missouri Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (MOICC)