Technology Careers

Architectural Engineering Technician

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or conduct research and development in these fields.

Chemical Technician

Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and related sciences.

Civil Engineering Technician

Apply theory and principles of civil engineering in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of structures and facilities under the direction of engineering staff or physical scientists.

Computer Programmer

Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals while assisting software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information.

Computer Systems Technician

Repair, maintain, and installation of word processing systems, automated teller machines, electronic office machines, computer systems, software, or related equipment.

Electronics Engineering Technician

Lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems, such as computer equipment, missile control instrumentation, electron tubes, test equipment, and machine tool numerical controls, applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics. Usually work under direction of engineering staff


Engineers use science, mathematics, and ingenuity to solve problems in many different fields from aerospace to manufacturing.

Geographic Information Systems Technician

Assist scientists, technologists, or related professionals in building, maintaining, modifying, or using geographic information systems (GIS) databases. May also perform some custom application development or provide user support.

Mechanical Systems Technician

Apply theory and principles of mechanical engineering to modify, develop, test, or calibrate machinery and equipment under direction of engineering staff or physical scientists.

Network Systems Manager

Install, configure, and support an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. May monitor and test website performance to ensure websites operate correctly and without interruption. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. May supervise computer user support specialists and computer network support specialists. May administer network security measures.

Nuclear Systems Technician

Operate equipment used for the release, control, or utilization of nuclear energy to assist scientists in laboratory or production activities.

Web Designer

Design or create graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects.

Featured Program

Web Design and Maintenance Certificate

The Web Design and Maintenance Certificate provides the student a knowledge base for supporting a website.

Credit Hours: 30 Learn More