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College of Engineering and Technology

 
 

The mission of the College of Engineering and Technology is to prepare students for successful careers or advanced study in a dynamic, technology-based, global environment. The college utilizes an applied learning environment to provide the needed technical knowledge, skills, and scholarship that enable students to excel in their chosen profession. In addition, the college is committed to mutually enriching relationships with alumni, government, regional industry--and beyond, to supplement the classroom, to provide real-world experience, and to foster a desire for lifelong learning.

  • Administrative Support: Jamie Winn
  • Office: CS 720
  • Telephone: 801-863-8321
  • Email: winnja@uvu.edu
  • Assistant to Dean, Director of Finance: Susan Dunn
  • Office: CS 720a
  • Telephone: 801-863-8771
  • Email: Susan.Dunn@uvu.edu
  • Assistant Dean, Advancement: TBA
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  • Associate Dean: TBA
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  • Associate Dean: Abraham Teng
  • Office: CS 719
  • Telephone: 801-863-6201
  • Email: ATeng@uvu.edu
  • Communication Specialist: Jim McCulloch
  • Office: SA 306
  • Telephone: 801-863-7004
  • Email: JimMcCulloch@uvu.edu
  • Internship Coordinator: Sara Moore
  • Office: GT601
  • Telephone: 801-863-5641
  • Email: smoore@uvu.edu
 
 

Advisement Center

  • Administrative Support: Alexis Beagley
  • Office: CS 635
  • Telephone: 801-863-8648
  • Email: AlexisC@uvu.edu
  • Advisement Center Manager: Julie Harps
  • Office: CS 624
  • Telephone: 801-863-8403
  • Email: jharps@uvu.edu
    • Information Systems M-Z
    • Information Technology M-Z
    • Geomatics
    • Cybersecurity
  • Advisors:
    • Arlene Padilla Arenaz
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-5748
    • Email:   arlenea@uvu.edu
      • Computer Science G-N
      • Computer Engineering
      • Software Engineering
    • Chelsey Chalk
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-5819
    • Email: CChalk@uvu.edu
      • Civil engineering
      • Electrical Engineering
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Electrical Automation & Robotics Technology (EART)
      • Mechatronics A-L
      • Pre-Engineering N-Z
    • Kyle Erickson
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-6597
    • Email: Kyle.Erickson@uvu.edu
      • Information Management
      • Information Systems & Technology A-M
      • Administrative Information Management
      • Business Marketing Education
    • Shandi Erickson
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-6238
    • Email: shandi.erickson@uvu.edu
      • Computer Science O-Z
      • Computer Engineering
      • Software Engineering
    • Wendy Farnsworth
    • Office: CL 106
    • Telephone: 801-863-6780
    • Email: farnswwe@uvu.edu
      • Culinary Arts
    • Monica Ferreyra
    • Office: CS635
    • Telephone: 8350
    • Email: monicaf@uvu.edu
      • Civil Engineering
      • Electrical Engineering
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Pre-Engineering A-M
      • Engineering Design Technolog
    • Jennie Olson
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-8408
    • Email: jennie.olson@uvu.edu
      • Computer Science A-F
      • Computer Engineering
      • Software Engineering
    • Amy Ostler
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-8138
    • Email: ostleram@uvu.edu
      • Construction Management
      • Building Inspection Technology
      • Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
      • Facilities Management
      • Mechatronics Technology M-Z
    • Carrie Peterson
    • Office: CS 635
    • Telephone: 801-863-7454
    • Email: petersonca@uvu.edu
      • Automotive Technology
      • Collision Repair Technology
      • Diesel Mechanics
      • Technology Management
 
 
Degrees Offered

Master

Computer Science
Cybersecurity

Bachelor of Science

Animation and Game Development
Business/Marketing Education
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science

  • Computer Networking
  • Computer Science

Construction Management
Digital Audio
Digital Cinema
Electrical Engineering
Geomatics
Information Management
Information Systems

  • Application Development
  • Business Intelligence Systems
  • Health Information Systems
  • Information Security Management

Information Technology

  • Computer Forensics and Security
  • Network Administration and Security

Mechanical Engineering
Mechatronics Engineering Technology
Software Engineering
Technology Management

  • Technical Emphases: (See Advisor for Applicable AAS Degree)

Web Design and Development

  • Interaction and Design
  • Web and App Development

Associate in Science/Arts

Administrative Information Management
Automotive Technology
Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
Computer Science
Electrical Automation and Robotics Technology
Engineering Design Technology
Geomatics
Information Systems and Technology
Pre-Engineering

  • Pre-Engineering

Associate in Pre-Engineering

Pre-Engineering

  • Biological and Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer and Electrical Engineering

Associate in Applied Science

Administrative Information Support
Automotive Power Sports
Automotive Technology
Building Inspection Technology
Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
Collision Repair Technology

  • Collision Repair
  • Street Rod

Computer Science

  • Computer Engineering
  • Computing and Networking Science

Construction Management
Culinary Arts
Diesel Mechanics Technology
Digital Communication Technology
Electrical Automation and Robotics Technology
Engineering Design Technology
Facilities Management
Information Systems and Technology
Mechatronics Engineering Technology
Technology
Pre-Engineering

  • Biological and Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer and Electrical Engineering

Diploma

Automotive Technology
Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
Collision Repair Technology

  • Collision Repair
  • Street Rod

Diesel Mechanics Technology

Certificate of Completion

Administrative Support
Automotive Technology
Building Inspection Technology
Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
Collision Repair Technology
Construction Management
Culinary Arts
Diesel Mechanics Technology
Network Administration
Programmer

Certificate of Proficiency

Application Development
Civil Design Technology
Data Analytics
Database Administration and Data Warehousing
Digital Media
Healthcare Information Technology
Information Technology
Mechanical Design Technology
Six Sigma Green Belt
Structural Design Technology

Minor

Applied Data Analytics
Business Education

  • Basic Business Core
  • Business Information Technology
  • Information Technology

Business Information Technology
Computer Science
Digital Media
Information Systems and Technology
Technology Management

 
 
Departments
 
For program descriptions, see individual departmental sections in this catalog or on the department webpages.

Automotive Technology

  • Automotive Power Sports
  • Automotive Technology
  • Collision Repair Technology
  • Diesel Mechanics Technology
  • Street Rod
  • Department Chair: Don Wilson
  • Office: SA 325
  • Telephone: 801-863-8124
  • Email: wilsondo@uvu.edu
  • Administrative Support: Katreena Davis
  • Office: SA 325
  • Telephone: 801-863-7022
  • Email: daviska@uvu.edu

The mission of the UVU Automotive Department is to conduct academic and applied teaching. The training programs provide qualified employees for entry level positions in all categories of the Automotive, Collision / Refinish, and Diesel repair technology industries. These programs will afford students the opportunity to attain a one, two, and/or four-year degree at the completion of their training. The training provided will have an emphasis on basic skills and principles which will allow participants to adapt to new and ever changing technologies. Current and foreseeable technology will be utilized in presenting and practicing basic performance skills.

  

Computer Science
  • Administrative Support: Sallie Dodge
  • Office: CS 520
  • Telephone: 801-863-8218
  • Email: sdodge@uvu.edu

 The mission of the Computer Science program at Utah Valley University is to qualify students to function as professional computer scientists, computer engineers, and software engineers in the workplace, and to enter appropriate graduate programs. Graduates will be committed to lifelong learning and empowered with the intellectual and ethical foundations necessary to make responsible decisions.

 

Construction Management
 
  • Building Inspection
  • Cabinetry and Architectural Woodwork
  • Civil Engineering
  • Facilities Management
  • Administrative Support: Robin Bogner
  • Office: GT 610d
  • Telephone: 801-863-7405
  • Email: Robin.Bogner@uvu.edu

The mission of the Clyde Construction Management Institute is to build on a foundation of engaged learning that fosters integrity, creativity and scholarly work. Success is measured by learners who leave professionally prepared to build better communities through service, leadership and lifelong learning.

 

Culinary Arts Institute
  • Department Chair: Todd Leonard
  • Office: CL 104
  • Telephone: 801-863-8087
  • Email: TLeonard@uvu.edu
  • Administrative Support: Marsha Peterson
  • Office: CL 102
  • Telephone: 801-863-6825
  • Email: petermar@uvu.edu

The Culinary Arts Institute is a practical teaching institute that provides opportunity and promotes student success while meeting regional educational needs. Our program provides students with a blend of theoretical, practical, and real world educational experiences through scholarly, creative and engaged industry based learning. We are committed to excellence and strive to provide a learning environment that maximizes student talent and potential both personally and professionally.

 

Digital Media
  • Department Chair: Arlen Card
  • Office: CS 526g
  • Telephone: 801-863-5301
  • Email: Arlen.Card@uvu.edu
  • Administrative Support: Gloria Schneider
  • Office: CS 526
  • Telephone: 801-863-8485
  • Email: schneigl@uvu.edu

Digital Media (DGM) fuses both fundamental theory and practical application in the production of electronically generated content to be delivered via Internet, radio and television, digital cinema, computer games, animation and cinematic visual effects, as well as for emerging technologies such as mobile computing (hand-held computing devices). The curriculum integrates these digital mediums to entertain, educate, and communicate ideas through meaningful human interaction. DGM provides motivated and dedicated students the opportunity to work closely with professionally active faculty members committed to the future of the digital disciplines.

 

 Engineering Technology

  • Engineering Technology
  • Electrical Automation & Robotics Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering Technology
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Department Chair: Dave Adams
  • Office: CS 632
  • Telephone: 801-863-6052
  • Email: adamsda@uvu.edu

 

The Mission of the Engineering Technology Department is to prepare graduates to work in high demand, very technical, vastly diverse, automated industries that provide products and services to keep our state and national economy running. The Pre-Engineering graduates are prepared to go into upper level engineering fields. The Mechatronics graduates are focused on designing the newest machines and automated systems needed by industry. The Electrical Automation and Robotics Technology graduates keep industry running by fixing, adapting, programming, and maintaining the automated machines and systems used in industry. The hands on/class room/lab learning approach used in the Engineering Technology Department is the best skill learning approach in higher education.

 

Engineering Design Technology
  • Department Chair: Robert Price
  • Office: CS 704g
  • Telephone: 801-863-8145
  • Email: pricero@uvu.edu
  • Administrative Support: Christine Bigelow
  • Office: CS 704
  • Telephone: 801-863-8363
  • Email: bigeloch@uvu.edu

 

The mission of the UVU Engineering Design Technology program (EDT) is to prepare future professionals to engage in diverse design, modeling, and drafting survey, and mapping disciplines. The program cultivates an elevated commitment to work ethic, quality, productivity, and service. Successful graduates will be dynamic self-starters and lifelong learners who are serious about work and accept the stewardship of designing the future.

 

 Information Systems & Technology

  • Administrative Support: Cheryl Levi
  • Office: CS 601
  • Telephone: 801-863-8182
  • Email: Cheryl.Levi@uvu.edu

 

The mission of Information Systems & Technology Department is to offer stackable degree programs to provide students with engaged learning opportunities to help students develop technical, communication, managerial, and lifelong-learning skills. The department’s programs prepare students for opportunities in information systems, information technology and security, information management, and education.

 
Technology Management
  • Department Chair: Angela Trego
  • Office: GT 613a
  • Telephone: 801-863-7175
  • Email: angela.trego@uvu.edu
  • Administrative Support: Wendy Ellison
  • Office: GT 616
  • Telephone: 801-863-8137
  • Email: WendyE@uvu.edu

 

The mission of the Technology Management department is to provide academic degrees in technical and operations management relevant to the global economy. Our courses provide appropriate knowledge and skills through engaged learning, hands-on activities, scholarship investigation, ethical responsibility, creativity, and lifelong learning. Students will be prepared for professional careers in management and entrepreneurship as well as provided with a strong foundation for advanced academic study. Our graduates will also be prepared to contribute to their employers and communities through leadership, service, and a concern for the environment.