Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

MS Tech - Engineering Technology - Overview

The M.S. Degree in Technology, ENT General concentration is applicable for either students seeking additional industry training immediately after completion of their bachelor's degree in an engineering or technology program or for industry professionals wishing to resume their studies to complete a master's degree. The ENT General concentration provides more latitude in course selection than the Motorsports or Facilities Management Concentrations. Student pursuing the ENT General concentration are required to do a directed project in an area related to industry. A total of 33 credit hours are required.

Course Area

Core Courses for MSTECH

(3 courses)

TECH 50700 Measurement & Evaluation in Industry    3
TECH 50801 Quality and Productivity in Industry and Technology    3

OLS 57100 Advanced Project Management


Core Courses for ENT General  Concentration

(3 courses)

TECH 58100 Applied Mathematics    3
MET 58100 Introduction to PLM    3
MET 58100 Directed Project   or   IET 598 Directed Project    3

Recommended Electives

(# of courses varies to reach 33 credits)















ECET 53800 Energy Management for Buildings    3
ECET 54500 Mgmt of Telecommunications Infrastructure    3
IET 53000 Facilities Contract Management    3
IET 53500 Facilities Maintenance and Reliability    3
IET 59900 Special Problems In Industry    3
MET 58100 Advanced Materials    3
MET 58100 Advanced Stress Analysis    3
MET 58100 Advanced Computational Methods for Engineering Technology    3
MET 58100 Advanced FEA    3
MET 58100 Advanced Computer Aided Machine Design    3
MET 58100 Advanced FEA    3
MET 58100 Advanced Computer Aided Machine Design    3
MATH 53700 Applied Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers I    3
MATH 52800 Advanced Mathematics for Engineering and Physics II    3
MATH 57800 Mathematical Modeling of Physical Systems I    3

Or other graduate courses approved by academic advisors


Admission Requirements – ENT General Concentration:
• Have completed or will be completing a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
• Coursework or knowledge of trigonometry, calculus and statistics.
• Obtained an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
• Have taken the GRE.
• International students who are graduates of non-US institutions and whose first language is not English are required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). A minimum score of 550 on the paper version or 213 on the computer version is required.

Additional information related to the concentration and foci areas offered by the Department of Engineering Technology is available from:
Department of Engineering Technology Purdue School of Engineering and Technology 799 West Michigan Street, ET 201 Indianapolis, IN 46202-5160 Telephone: (317) 274-2363 Email: