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The curriculum definition as established by the U.S. Department of Education’s Classification of Instructional Programs (“CIP”): Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineering and related projects or to prepare for engineering-related fields. (CIP Code #15)

Notable Programs in this Curriculum: Aerospace Engineering Technicians, Chemical Engineering Technicians, Civil Engineering Technicians, Computer Engineering Technicians. 

Prominent figures related to this curriculum:

Engineering Technologies, Neil Armstrong
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Orville (1871-1948) and Wilbur (1867-1912) Wright
Invented and built the world's first successufl airplane
Henry Ford (1863-1947)
American engineer and founder of Ford Motor Company
Neil Armstrong (1930-Present)
American astronaut, first man on the moon

Relevant Salary Figures: According to 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics information, the average annual salaries of popular careers related to this curriculum are listed below. For further information, including the nature of work, employment outlook, related academic programs, and specific salary information for your region, click on the occupation of interest.

Construction Managers: $89,770
Cost Estimators: $60,320
Computer Software Engineers, Applications: $87,900
Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software: $94,520

Computer Support Specialists: $46,370
Cartographers & Photogrammetrists: $57,980
Surveyors: $55,980
Architectural & Civil Drafters: $46,390

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The Complete List of Programs in this Curriculum:

 
 
  • ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS.
    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineering and related projects.
  • Engineering Technology, General.
    (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 15.0000.
  • Engineering Technology, General.
    A program that generally prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers engaged in a wide variety of projects. Includes instruction in various engineering support functions for research, production, and operations, and applications to specific engineering specialties. (Moved from 15.1101)
  • Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians.
    Instructional content is defined in code 15.0101.
  • Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician.
    A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of architects, engineers and planners engaged in designing and developing buildings, urban complexes, and related systems. Includes instruction in design testing procedures, building site analysis, model building and computer graphics, engineering drawing, structural systems testing, analysis of prototype mechanical and interior systems, test equipment operation and maintenance, and report preparation.
  • Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians.
    Instructional content is defined in code 15.0201.
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician.
    A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of civil engineers engaged in designing and executing public works projects such as highways, dams, bridges, tunnels and other facilities. Includes instruction in site analysis, structural testing procedures, field and laboratory testing procedures, plan and specification preparation, test equipment operation and maintenance, and report preparation.
  • Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians.
    Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 15.0303 - 15.0399.
  • Computer Engineering Technology/Technician.
    (Moved, Report under 15.1201).
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.
    A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of electrical, electronics and communication engineers. Includes instruction in electrical circuitry, prototype development and testing; systems analysis and testing, systems maintenance, instrument calibration, and report preparation.
 
 
 

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