The Department of Engineering and Applied Technology (E&AT) integrates science, technology, and practical learning across a variety of programs designed to prepare students for immediate job entry or professional retraining. Many courses also satisfy prerequisites for transfer to four-year institutions in areas such as Architecture and Engineering. Students train in our state-of-the-art facilities on the latest software applications representing industry standards such as Autodesk, ESRI, Adobe, Trimble, Topcon, and others.
For detailed information, see the Applied Technology & Engineering Website.

Applied Technology & Engineering Programs

Electronic Fundamentals*
Mechatronics Fundamentals*
Interior Design* AA
Interior Design: Technical Certificate*

*See counselor or contact department for additional information.

**Some certificates may undergo minor revisions as the job market evolves and the technology advances. Please contact the department for additional information.

NOTE: Additional programs in this discipline being developed to be implemented in Fall 2018.

Applied Technology & Engineering Job Market

Typical Position
Construction Worker
Construction Managers
Water Utility Operators
Solar Fabrication Technician
Civil Engineering Technician
GIS Technician
Surveying Technician
*Information from the California Employment Development Department Survey of Santa Rosa-Petaluma Metropolitan Statistical Area (Sonoma County), Occupational Employment Projections, 2006 – 2016:
**Use converter calculator to annualized salary: