ACC is launching its new Bachelor of Applied Technology in Manufacturing Engineering Technology (BMET) in fall 2022 to connect students with Central Texas’ growing manufacturing industry. The program is currently seeking applicants for its first cohort.
The program has received approval from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) and is pending full Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) approval.
The college is hosting virtual and in-person information sessions in May and June.
- Thursday, May 12, 6 – 8 p.m. | Virtual
- Saturday, May 14, 10 a.m. – Noon | Virtual
- Saturday, May 21, 10 a.m. – Noon | In person at Highland Campus, Building 2000, Presentation Hall, Room 2.1550
- Tuesday, June 7, Noon – 2 p.m. | Virtual
- Thursday, June 9, 6 – 8 p.m. | In person at Highland Campus, Building 2000, Presentation Hall, Room 2.1550
The program will be housed at ACC Highland with both full- and part-time cohorts. It will include hybrid and online course options and an internship component for all students.
The first cohort is limited to 40 students.
Students who have completed applicable Associate of Applied Science degrees may apply for the program. Concentration areas include, but are not limited to, Advanced Manufacturing, Architecture & Engineering Computer-Aided Design, Computer Information Technology, Engineering Technology, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, and Welding Technology. View the full list here.
The deadline to apply for fall 2022 is 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, 2022.
The college’s third bachelor’s degree program was approved by the ACC Board of Trustees in November 2021. Read the announcement here.
More information can be found at austincc.edu/bat.