The online Mechanical Engineering Technology Program is open to eligible students in the U.S. (including the District of Columbia and all U.S. territories). The program also is open to students in Canada (all provinces). The program is closed to students residing in countries other than the U.S. and Canada except for U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses.
The program is designed for transfer students. Specific freshman and sophomore courses (listed below) must have been completed.
To be admitted to the online learning program in mechanical engineering technology, the applicant must be admitted to the University as a degree-seeking student and satisfy the following:
- An associate of applied science (A.A.S.) or an associate of science (A.S.) in design technology, mechanical engineering technology, or a related major from a regionally accredited college or university.
- Mechanical Engineering Technology Prerequisite Courses (35 credits): Many of the following prerequisite courses are only offered on the Terre Haute campus. Students must have these courses prior to admission or the courses must be taken at the student's local college, with prior approval from the department chair, and transferred to Indiana State University upon completion.
- MET 103 Introduction to Technical Graphics with CAD (on campus)
- MET 130 Introduction to Engineering and Technology (on campus)
- MET 203 Introduction to Solid Modeling (on campus)
- MET 329/329L Fluid Power Technology and Laboratory (on campus)
- ECT 160 Electronic Fundamentals (on campus)
- MFG 370 Fundamentals of Manufacturing Processes (on campus)
- MFG 371 Manufacturing Processes and Materials (on campus)
- CHEM 105/105L General Chemistry I and Laboratory (on campus)
- PHYS 105/105L General Physics I and Laboratory (online)
- MATH 131 Calculus I (online)
- Technical Elective: Select one of the following: MET 229 CAD Fundamentals (on campus); MET 337 Thermo Systems (on campus); MET 407 Tool and Die Design (on campus); or MET 351 Cooperative Industrial Practice (online)