Engineering & Applied Technologies

Gateway Community College's division of Engineering and Applied Technologies offers Associate Degree (AS and AAS) and Certificate Programs (C) in the following disciplines:

 

Transportation Technology

Alternative Energy Transportation Technology (SOAR) (C) 

Provides students with entry-level mechanical skills required to fill technical jobs in alternative energy transportation operations.

Alternative Fuel Vehicles (C)

This program is a cooperative venture among Gateway Community College, the New England Gas Association (NEGA), and the Connecticut Gas Companies.

Aviation Maintenance Technology (AS)

Graduates of this program may obtain employment as mechanics at airports, technicians with aircraft and powerplant companies, or they may continue their education toward a Bachelor’s degree in the industrial and manufacturing fields.

Railroad Engineering Technology (AS)

GCC offers a unique Associate in Science Degree in Railroad Engineering Technology with two options: Electromechanical and Signaling/Communications.

 

Engineering Technology

Electrical Engineering Technology  (AS)

This program focuses on a variety of electrical and electronic devices, circuits, systems, and related applications that are integral parts of our modern, high-tech society. 

General Engineering Technology (AAS)

This program prepares students to become generalists. It equips them with a strong mathematics, science, humanities, and general technology background to solve problems in the workplace.

Manufacturing Engineering Technology (AS)

Manufacturing Engineering Technicians work with engineers to design experiments, plan production methods, find better ways to manufacture products, troubleshoot, inspect, and perform quality control.

Mechanical Engineering Technology (AS)

The Mechanical Engineering Technician is a practically-oriented member of the engineering team who applies existing technology to the solution of engineering problems. 

Computer Assisted Drafting (C)

This program develops entry-level skills for individuals interested in using Computer Assisted Drafting (CAD) to produce detailed architectural or schematic drawings based on rough sketches, specifications, and calculations made by scientists, engineers, and designers.

Computer Servicing (C) 

The Computer Servicing Certificate Program is designed for students seeking entry level technical skills for the information technology (IT) industry. 

Electronics Technician (C)

Designed for students who are interested in pursuing immediate employment in the electronics industry, while allowing for advanced educational opportunities. 

Quality Control (C)

This program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for the Certified Quality Technician (CQT) certification examination by the American Society for Quality Control (ASQC).

Solar Technology (SOAR) (C)

This certificate will teach students operational skills and will impart a basic understanding of photovoltaic (solar electric), solar thermal (water/air/heating/effects of wind), and passive solar equipment, including course work in electricity and electronics.

Biomedical Engineering Technology  (AS)

Growth in the biotechnology industry offers graduates of this program new opportunities as instrumentation calibration technicians for production, validation, and research equipment and instrumentation.

 

Technical Studies

Wastewater Management (C)

Advanced Wastewater Management (C)

Water Management (C)

 

 

Faculty Contacts:

Tsu-Chien Cheu
Associate Professor
(203) 285-2374

Robert Costanzo
Professor
(203) 285-2369

Wayne Demske
Professor
(203) 285-2334

Eric Flynn
Instructor
(203) 285-2371

Daniel Fuller
Assistant Professor
(203) 285-2370

Richard Halkyard
Professor
(203) 285-2311

Donald Lostritto
Professor
(203) 285-2372

Scott McFarland
Associate Professor
(203) 285-2405

Thomas McGrath
Professor
(203) 285-2378

Mohsin Mehtar
Professor
(203)-285-2395

Lee Panagoulias
Professor
(203) 285-2373

Anthony Rish
Assistant Professor
(203) 285-2434

Cyprian Ukah
Professor
(203) 285-2375