Pre-Engineering Career Training

  • Explore, experience and create innovative projects in the diverse fields of engineering

  • Work individually and in teams to solve unique engineering challenges using advanced mathematics, chemistry and physics

  • Design, build and control humanoid robots for practical applications and engineering competitions 

Career Focus:
Prepared for further education

Pre-Engineering student

Full-time Career Majors

Career Major Titlesort descending Who can enroll Tuition Days Clock Hours Site
PLTW Pre-Engineering High School $0 M-F 960 MCA

Mary TranGateway to Technology Teacher - Mary Tran

Education:

  • BS - Secondary Mathematics Education - University of Oklahoma

Certification:

  • Advanced Mathematics
  • PLTW Gateway to Technology
  • PTLW     Principles of Engineering
  • PTLW Engineering Design and Development

Work Experience:

  •  Jefferson Middle School & Northeast Academy HSE - Math Teacher
  • Northeast Academy HSE - Pre-Engineering Teacher/Librarian
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2016

 

Shanon FreemanAcademics Teacher - Shanon Freeman

Education:

  • AS - Mathematics
  • AS - Engineering
  • BS - Physics for Graduate Study & Research
  • MS - Industrial & Applied Physics

Certification:

  • Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
  • PTLW Introduction to Engineering Design
  • PTLW     Principles of Engineering

Work Experience:

  •  Casady School - 21 years
  • Rose State College - Adjunct Professor
  • Published 2 scientific papers   
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2014

 

Ty GoldsmithPre-Engineering Teacher - Ty Goldsmith

Education:

  • BS - Mathematics - Mid-America Christian University

Certification:

  • Advanced Mathematics
  • PLTW Principles of Engineering
  • PLTW Computer Integrated Manufacturing

Work Experience:

  •  Oklahoma City Public Schools
  • Millwood Public Schools
  • Oklahoma City Community College
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers June 2015.

 

Janet PortwoodPre-Engineering Teacher - Janet Portwood

Education:

  • BS - Architectural Engineering - University of Kansas
  • BS - Elementary Education - University of Central Oklahoma

Certification:

  •  PLTW Introduction to Engineering
  • PLTW Civil Engineering and Architecture
  • PLTW Engineering Design and Development

Work Experience:

  •  Lighting Design Department Manager
  • Project Manager corporate remodel and design
  • Teacher - Computer Education, Math and Literature - St. Eugene Catholic School
  • Began teaching at Metro Technology Centers in 2014