The mission statement for the ET Department was developed with input from students, faculty, staff, and the community. It is consistent with and in support of the College and University mission statements. All three statements are provided below.
ET Department Mission Statement
The mission of the Engineering Technology Department is to:
provide an educational program of recognized quality in engineering technology that
directs students toward achieving their educational objectives, professional goals,
and a commitment to life-long learning,
serve a diverse population and, as a student-focused department, prepare the students to function in a global economy,
create an enviromment in which faculty, students and alumni can utilize their skills to make positive contributions to society.
College of Engineering Mission Statement
As the sole comprehensive College of Engineering in Northwest Ohio, our mission is to produce a diverse group of outstanding engineers who will be leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow in the region, Ohio, the nation, and the world. We are committed to developing new knowledge and innovative technologies for the benefit of our society.
University of Toledo Mission Statement
The University of Toledo, a major comprehensive state university, stands for excellence in research and scholarship as it develops and disseminates knowledge through its academic programs. Providing open access to higher education and selective admission to major fields of study, the University is committed to help students achieve their highest potential.
The University unites teaching, research, advising and support services in an effective educational process and provides a foundation of liberal education in all of its academic programs.
As a leading development force and center of culture, the University is dedicated to serving the urban region in which it is located with outreach initiatives, research projects, continuing education programs and economic development support.
The University of Toledo promotes cultural pluralism, racial diversity, gender representation and respect for divergent views in its quest to improve education at all levels. High ethical values, freedom of expression and social justice are guiding principles of the University.