Mechanical Technology A.A.S.

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Take your love of machines to the next level

Mechanical Technology plays a critical role in keeping the world's most complex systems running smoothly. Explore concepts in manufacturing, machining, computer-aided design, and materials while earning your degree.  A Mechanical Technology degree from OCC prepares graduates for a career as a mechanical, manufacturing, or quality assurance technician. 

What You'll Learn

Our Mechanical Technology degree prepares you for a wide array of technical positions in manufacturing. Students learn about computer-aided design, conventional and CNC machining techniques, and advanced manufacturing methods and processes.

The program is accredited by the State University of New York and the Middle States Association of College and Schools.

Where You'll Go

Graduates of the Mechanical Technology program are qualified for immediate placement in mechanical, manufacturing, and quality assurance fields. You can begin your career as an engineering lab technician, computer-aided design operator (CAD), or a sales engineer. 

Graduates staying in NYS: 90.9%

Median salary after 3 years: $46,170

[ source: SUNY gradwages ]