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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.387.7401
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596


Kirtland Instructional Site
40 Road 6580, Kirtland, NM 87417
Phone: 505.609.5020/5017


Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327
Phone: 505.782.6010

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The program is designed to prepare students for entry into an engineering or technology program. All of the credits earned as part of the certificate program apply fully to first year requirements in Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, and Advanced Manufacturing Technology. Students completing this certificate can work as an Engineering Technician or Draftsperson.

  • General Education Requirements – 11 Credits (The minimum is 10 for a certificate.)
  • Core Pre-Engineering Courses – 21 Credits


Estimated Cost of Attendance$16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500


Engineering Technician Requirements (32 Credits)

Semester ONECreditsPrerequisites
ENGL 1110 Composition I 3 ENGL 098 or satisfactory placement scores
MATH 1120 College Algebra or higher 4 MTH 113 or satisfactory placement scores
EE 101 Electrical Engineering Fundamentals 3 CS 101, MATH 1215
ENGR 123 Computer Skills for Engineering 3  
ENGR 130 Engineering Graphics 3  
SSC 100 College Success 1  
Semester TWO  
NAVA XXX Diné Studies Course 3  
CS 101 Programming I 3  
ENGR 103 Introduction to Engineering 3 MATH 1215 or higher
ENGR 169 Basic Probability and Statistics 3 MATH 1215
ENGR 143 Characteristics of Engineering Materials 3  
Total Required Credit Hours32 

** Please check course descriptions for the appropriate prerequisites course(s).

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Program Advisor
Harry S. Whiting II, PE, Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
Email: hwhiting@navajotech.edu
Phone: 505.387.7421

M.S., Industrial Engineering, Texas A&M University
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University