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2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog ARCHIVED CATALOG: Content may no longer be accurate.

Plastics and Composites Emphasis, Manufacturing Engineering Technology (BS)

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

  • Program Prerequisite: Not required.
  • Minor: Not required.
  • Grade Requirements: A grade of “C” or better in all major courses, support courses, and technical electives is required (a grade of “C-” is not acceptable) in addition to an overall GPA for all courses of 2.00 or higher. Also refer to the general grade requirements for graduation in the Degree Requirements  section of this catalog.
  • Credit Hour Requirements: Credit hours vary as shown for different emphasis areas: the BS in Manufacturing Engineering Technology with a Production Operations and Control Emphasis requires 125 credit hours, the BS in Manufacturing Engineering Technology with a Welding Emphasis requires 126 credit hours, and the BS in Manufacturing Engineering Technology with a Plastics and Composites Emphasis requires 121 credit hours. A total of 40 upper division credit hours is also required (courses numbered 3000 and above). Transfer students are required to take a minimum of 30 credit hours at Weber State University.
  • Program Code: Manufacturing (8037BS), with Emphasis in Plastics & Composites (8058), Production Ops & Control (8059), or Welding (8060). 
  • CIPC: Manufacturing (150613), with Emphasis in Plastics & Composites (150607), Production Ops & Control (150613), or Welding (150614). 


All Manufacturing Engineering Technology students are required to meet with their faculty advisor at least annually for course and program advisement. Please call the department secretary at 801-626-6305 for the name of your advisor and to schedule an appointment.

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Admission Requirements

Declare your program of study (see Enrollment Services and Information ). Refer to the Program Prerequisite on the previous page. There are no additional special admission or application requirements for this program.

General Education

Refer to Degree Requirements  for Bachelor of Science requirements. Consult with your advisor for specific general education guidelines.

Major Course Requirements for BS Degree

Plastics and Composites Emphasis

To be taken in addition to the courses required for the AAS Degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology with a Plastics and Composites Emphasis.

Technical Electives (2 credit hours minimum)

A minimum of 2 credit hours of technical electives chosen from the following list are required.