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2007-2008 Undergraduate Catalog 
2007-2008 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Industrial & Engineering Technology

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Ellensburg - (509) 963-1756
Hogue 107
Fax: (509) 963-1795

Des Moines - (206) 439-3800
Lynnwood - (425) 640-1574
See Web site for how these programs could be used for educational and career purposes.

Faculty and Staff

W. J. Bender

William Bender, Ph.D., construction management
David Carns, M.S., construction management
T.Q. Yang, Ph.D., electronics (Pierce)
Tim Yoxtheimer, MSEE, electronics

Associate Professors
Roger Beardsley, M.S., mechanical engineering technology
Scott Calahan, M.A., industrial/technology education
Geoff Dean, Ph.D., MSET
Lad Holden, M.S., electronics
Craig Johnson, Ph.D., mechanical engineering technology
Michael L. Whelan, Ph.D., construction management

Assistant Professors
John A. Gumaer
Mitch Leary, M.S., safety and health management
David Leo Lickteig, Ph.D., construction management
Warren Plugge, M.S., construction management
Roby Robinson, M.S., safety and health management

Emeritus Professors
G.W. Beed
D. Ken Calhoun
Ronald Hales
Robert Wieking

Karen Vicchieri, M.S., industrial and engineering technology
William Cattin, M.S., industrial technology
Kristine Geckle, M.S., safety and health management (Lynnwood)
Juan Robertson, Ph.D., MSET (Des Moines)

Non-tenure Annual Contract
William E. Cattin
Juan P. Roberston
Kristin M. Shimer-Geckle

Susan Van de Venter, secretary

Department Overview

The IET department offers bachelor of science degree programs in selected technologies.

Accrediting Information

The construction management  program is fully accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE).

The electronics engineering technology program and mechanical engineering technology program are accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC/ABET). 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012
Telephone (410) 347-7700

Department Information

Some programs have specific admission requirements and admission deadlines. Specific information for each program can be found on the program Website.

Students should seek advising from their program advisor prior to registration each quarter.

Courses with an additional fee are identified inthe special course fee section of the student handbook published by the registrar.


• Computer Engineering Technology Specialization, EET, BS
• Construction Management Major, BS
• Electronic Systems Specialization, EET, BS
• Electronics - Computer Hardware Minor
• Industrial Education Broad Area Major
• Industrial Education Major
• Industrial Safety and Health Certificate
• Industrial Technology Major, BAS
• Industrial Technology Major, B.S.
• Industrial Technology Minor
• Manufacturing Technology Specialization, MET BS
• Mechanical Technology Specialization, MET BS
• Safety and Health Management Major, BAS
• Safety and Health Management Minor
• Safety and Health Management Program, BS (SHM)
• Traffic Safety - Safety Education Minor


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