Department of Engineering Technology

Alumni Profiles

“The degree I received from Missouri Western provided me with a significant level of technical expertise which has provided a distinct advantage over the years in my ability to solve tough problems, improve processes, and upgrade the technology base of our production facilities. The Missouri Western experience and the Engineering Technology Department have been invaluable to me.”

Eric Bruder, ’93
Senior Vice President
Manufacturing Operations
Wire Rope Corporation of America, Inc.


“The Engineering [Technology] Department was very instrumental in preparing me for my career. The instructors have done an excellent job in developing the right balance of educational and personal fulfillment. That has helped me maintain a personal touch with my employees.”

Todd Maxwell, ’85
President, Re-View

8059_Jordan_sj “Missouri Western gave me the opportunity to pursue a higher education that might not have been possible otherwise. Without this degree, it would have been nearly impossible for me to have had a successful career in my chosen field.”

Ellen Jordan, ’84
Quality Assurance/Project Manager
Midland Steel Company