2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jan 18, 2022  
2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Manufacturing Engineering Technology (MNET) Major

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Teresa Hall, Head
Department of Engineering Technology and Management
Solberg Hall 116
fax: 605-688-5041
e-mail: teresa.hall@sdstate.edu

Program Coordinator: Carrie Steinlicht, 605-688-6583
e-mail: carrie.steinlicht@sdstate.edu

Requirements for Manufacturing Engineering Technology Major:

Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Freshman Year:

Sophomore Year:

Junior Year:


  • IGR Goal 3: Social Responsibility/Cultural and Aesthetic Awareness Credits: 3**
  • Departmentally approved computer programming course Credits: 3

Senior Year:

Cooperative Education Program:

Students have the opportunity to work in industry and receive technical elective credit for the experience through MNET 497. A formal work plan must be approved by the Program Coordinator of Manufacturing Engineering Technology prior to the work experience. Further information can be found in the Program’s Cooperative Education policy.


A grade of “C” or above is required in all MNET courses.


System General Education Core requires a total of 6 credits to meet Goal #7, International/Global Diversity. One of these 3 classes does not have to meet Goal #7 criteria, but must meet the guidelines for Goal #3, Social Sciences or Goal #4, Humanities and Arts.

Curriculum Notes:

* The 30 credit Board of Regents System General Education Requirements (SGRs) must be completed as part of a student’s first 64 credits.

** South Dakota State University has an 8-9 credit Institutional Graduation Requirement (IGRs).

(G) Globalization Requirement.

(AW) Advanced Writing Requirement.

Students must take the proficiency examination after completing 48 credits. English 101, and a course in each of the General Education areas of social science, mathematics, natural science, and humanities and arts must be taken prior to taking this exam.

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