Industrial Technology - Vehicle Design

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Industrial Technology prepares graduates to enter supervisory and management levels of technical industries. The major provides a general understanding of tools, materials and processes used in industry. Jobs obtained by Vehicle Design graduates widely vary based on a student’s abilities and portfolio of work they create while participating in the program. Our graduates have obtained jobs with all of the major car companies and have held positions as stylists at Nissan Design, GM, Volvo, Porsche, Honda, and Toyota; performance development at Honda; Toyota Racing division, Mazda, Ford, Subaru, and Brembo Brakes; and custom car building companies, such as Metal Crafters. Other graduates work in the trucking, marine, aerospace, and composite industries.

The Vehicle Design program also offers a three quarter Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program. This program is offered through Western’s Extended Education Program. Please contact the Extended Education office for information about the application process at (360) 650-2117.