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         General Description of Institution
Oregon Tech is a public polytechnic university, founded in 1947, that continues to lead in the state and region in graduates’ high career and salary returns. It has a total enrollment of 5,341 at fall 2018. Oregon Tech’s academic programs include the highly ranked engineering and engineering technologies fields, as well as technology, applied sciences, business, communication studies and healthcare technologies.
Key Institutional Contact(s)
Students
Erik Johnson, Director of Admissions erik.johnson3@oit.edu 541-885-1151
Employer Collaborations
Jennifer Kass, Director of Career Services jennifer.kass@oit.edu
503-821-1155
Academic Partnerships
Dr. Tom Keyser, Dean, College of Engineering, Technology, and Management tom.keyser@oit.edu
541-885-1650
General Description of Co-op Programs
The Multiple Engineering Cooperative Program (MECOP) at Oregon Tech demonstrates the power of effective business/education partnerships. MECOP’s strength is the imaginative ideas it is founded upon: a voluntary annual assessment on member companies; high industry interaction with higher education systems and students; and continual improvement as the educational institution adjusts curriculum based on industry recommendations. These Oregon Tech majors may participate in Co-op programs: Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Geomatics, Civil Engineering, and Software Engineering Technology. Besides Co-ops, Oregon Tech students also engage in internships, externships, community field work and other experiential learning.
U.S. COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY SPONSORS
                              Top International Countries
France Haiti
Top Employers
Boeing
Daimler Trucks North America Hewlett Packard
IGT
Honduras Jamaica
Intel
JELD-WEN, Inc. Kaiser Permanente Microsoft
Mexico Tanzania
Nike
Oregon Health & Science University Providence Health & Services
Portland State University Southern Oregon University
Current Institutional Collaborations
Oregon Health & Science University Oregon State University
 “I have participated in two internships through the MECOP program. I wish everyone knew how great and hands on the programs are here.”
- Jessica dela Cruz, Class of 2018
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