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Applied Engineering

Applied Engineering

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Through a combination of a rigorous curriculum and hands-on learning, East Arkansas Community College prepares students for exciting careers in the fields of applied engineering and technology.

The Technical Certificate (TC) in Applied Engineering is awarded for completion of a program designed for at least one, but less than two full academic years.  In addition to the TC-Applied Engineering, EACC offers the Associate of Applied Science General Technology in Applied Engineering.

Program Credential: Associate of Applied Science, Technical Certificate

Total Credits Required for Credential: 60, 42

Career Opportunities   Annual Salary

Applied engineering is the field concerned with the application of management, design, and technical skills for the design and integration of systems, the execution of new product designs, the improvement of manufacturing processes, and the management and direction of physical and/or technical functions of a firm or organization.

EACC's Applied-engineering programs typically include instruction in basic engineering principles, project management, industrial processes, production and operations management, systems integration and control, quality control, and statistics.


Arkansas Median Salary: $45,190

National Median Salary: $54,280

10 Year Projected Employment Demand: 7% Increase

*Bureau of Labor Statistics accessed through


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Programs of Study  


Program Credential Credits for Credential  Program Documents
Associate of Applied Science 60

Associate of Applied Science General Technology

Technical Certificate 42 Technical Certificate in Applied Engineering



Interested in Learning More? Contact one of our Admission Staff in the Hodges Student Services Complex, at (870)-633-4480 Ext. 300.  Campus.png


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