Department Timeline

Date

Institution / Department / Program Change

1890

Texas Normal College and Teachers' Training Institute

1894

Institution name changed to North Texas Normal College

1901 Institution name changed to North Texas State Normal College

1910

College of Education, Courses in Manual Training - First courses included: Joinery, Benchwork, Mechanical Drawing & Mechanical Cabinetry

1919

Department of Manual Arts

1923

Institution name changed to North Texas State Teacher's College

1926

Department of Industrial Education

1939

Department of Industrial Arts

1949

Institution name changed to North Texas State College

1961

Institution name changed to North Texas State University

1980s

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Industrial Education & Technology

New B.S. / M.S. degrees in Industrial Technology Education and a new B.S. in Industrial Technology: Construction, Electronics, Industrial Graphics, Manufacturing, and Nuclear Technology.

1988: Institution name changed to University of North Texas

Fall 1992

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Engineering Technology

July 2003 -

College of Engineering

Department of Engineering Technology