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Mechanical Engineering Technology: Associate in Applied Science Degree-Pre Engineering Technology

This program focuses on maximizing transferability to a four year Engineering Technology Program. Students planning to transfer to a four year Engineering Technology Program must contact the admissions office at the receiving institution to determine which courses should be completed prior to transfer. This curriculum complies with the standard approved by the State Board of Community Colleges.

Students may be required to take one or more developmental courses as a result of pre-enrollment placement tests; therefore, the student may need more than the minimum number of semester hours listed for graduation. Developmental courses for this program may include Readiness Reading, English, and/or Math and other courses in developmental Reading, English, Math, Biology and Chemistry. View Developmental Course list

Curriculum: 

Fall Semester

Success and Study Skills

Credit Hours: 

1.00

Or

College Transfer Success

Credit Hours: 

1.00
General Chemistry I

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Engineering Graphics

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Engineer Comp and Careers

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Pre-Calculus Algebra

Credit Hours: 

4.00

Spring Semester

Public Speaking

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Intro Solid Modeling

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Pre-Calculus Trigonometry

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Mfg Materials I

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Summer Term

Writing and Inquiry

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Pick one Major Course Elective from the list below.

Fall Semester

Statics/Strength of Materials

Credit Hours: 

5.00
Prof Research and Reporting

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Hydraulics/Pneumatics I

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Physics-Mechanics

Credit Hours: 

4.00

Or

College Physics I

Credit Hours: 

4.00

Spring Semester

Calculus I

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Fund of Machine Design

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Capstone Design Project

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Associate in Applied Science Humanities Electives

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Social/Behavioral Science Electives

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Major Course Electives are to be selected from the following:

Statistical Methods I

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Work-Based Learning I

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Work-Based Learning I

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Work-Based Learning I

Credit Hours: 

3.00
Work Based Learning I

Credit Hours: 

4.00
Work-Based Learning II

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Work-Based Learning II

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Work-Based Learning III

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Work-Based Learning III

Credit Hours: 

2.00
Work-Based Learning IV

Credit Hours: 

1.00
Work-Based Learning IV

Credit Hours: 

2.00

Total Semester Credit Hours in Program: 64