GC Division of Engineering & Industrial Technologies
The Engineering Technologies programs of Gaston College provide quality training and learning experiences to students who wish to major in Civil, Computer, Electronics, Manufacturing, Mechanical, or Mechatronics Engineering Technology. Students in the Engineering Technologies programs may decide to pursue their B.S.E.T. degrees at UNCC or other senior institutions after graduation. Courses are offered both during the day and evening for all the programs except Civil Engineering Technology, which is offered during the day only. There is also a Nuclear Technology program which prepares graduates to work in the nuclear energy field.
The mission of the Industrial Technologies programs is to provide training to prepare students to enter the workforce in A/C, Heating, & Refrigeration, Architectural, Automotive, Biomedical Equipment, Broadcasting & Production, Computer-Integrated Machining, Electrical Systems, General Occupational, Industrial Systems, and Welding Technologies. Graduates will have up-to-date technical knowledge and skills; these programs also provide a way to continually upgrade and expand existing skills to meet students’ career goals. Classes are offered in the certificate, diploma, and associate degree programs in day and evening classes.
Engineering and Industrial Technologies Division Contact Information:
Dean: Virgil Cox, O.E. (704) 922-6295 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Associate Dean: Dr. George Hendricks, PE (704) 922-6305 or email@example.com
Administrative Assistant, Engineering Technologies: Janie Cooper (704) 922-6296 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Administrative Assistant, Industrial Technologies: Jeffrey Switzer (704) 922-6381 or email@example.com