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SPSU, Mechanical Engineering Technology,
Building Q,
1100 South Marietta Pkwy
Marietta, GA 30060

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Career Info

Employers value our graduates

Southern Polytechnic maintains an active Career Services Office where approximately 150 firms interview on campus yearly. In addition, approximately 1500 jobs are posted yearly by other companies who do not interview on campus.

The Career and Counseling Center maintains further information about career opportunities for graduates and alumni. Furthermore, MET faculty actively assist graduates in finding employment.

High salaries reflect the demand for our students

The average salaries for Bachelor degree level Mechanical Engineering Technology graduates starts at over $50,000. To see the graduate salary averages and to know more about MET click here.

Relevant instruction

Our graduates are very satisfied with the their education and the way it prepared them for employment. On a scale of one to ten, recently employed graduates rated their education an average score of eight both for relevance to their positions and quality of instruction. This high level of satisfaction is also evidenced through our industrial partners, specifically the MET Department Industrial Advisory Committee.

Some of the companies which have employed our graduates are:

  • Amendia
  • Lockheed-Martin
  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Emcon Services (engineering and constructions services)
  • Dickow Pump Company (chemical pumps)
  • AERO Systems Engineering (aero engine and accessory testing and test equipment)
  • Shaw Industries
  • Pond and Company (architectural and engineering)
  • Ridge Environmental Solutions, Inc.
  • U.S. Navy
  • Alpla (plastics processing)
  • Omni International (chemical processing equipment)
  • Hopewell Designs, Inc. (engineering design and manufacturing)
  • Worx Machinery (yard tools)
  • Blount Construction Co., Inc.

For more specific information on career opportunities in the MET Department, we encourage you to visit our campus and talk with our representatives.