Launch a rewarding engineering technology career with a degree from Western Michigan University. You will be immersed in an experience-driven curriculum augmented by student organizations, faculty experts and alumni who are leaders in their fields--all prepared to support your progress and success in your chosen field.

Designing student excellence, advancing technology

WMU's Department of Engineering Design, Manufacturing and Management Systems offers a bachelor's degree in engineering design technology; undergraduate and graduate degrees in manufacturing engineering; and a Ph.D. in engineering and applied sciences. Our faculty strives to  advance the field  through teaching, research and service.

When you come to Western, you will find:

  • High-quality courses led by faculty with research and applied experiences.
  • Industry partnerships that inform our programs to make sure you are ready for your career.
  • Interdisciplinary opportunities with other engineering programs, as well as other colleges throughout the University.
  • Student organizations that offer even more practical career experiences.

Your career starts at WMU

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Your career starts at WMU!


Check out a few companies where Department of Engineering Design, Manufacturing and Management Systems graduates are working.