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General Engineering Technologies

Associate in Applied Science degrees provide two years of instruction to develop knowledge and skills leading to employment of career advancement in specialized fields. These degrees are not intended as transfer programs.

AWARD:  Associate in Applied Science

LENGTH:   4 Semesters

PURPOSE:
Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will possess broad skills in both the application of theories and hands-on experience in a variety of manufacturing related disciplines. Students seeking the unique skills of a technician in a specific discipline should review related PHCC programs of study.

 

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES:
Graduates will be qualified in jobs such as engineer's assistant, supervisor trainee, manufacturing specialist, quality assurance auditor, CAD technician, maintenance lead person, team leader, and computer controlled process technician.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Students must meet the general admission requirements established by the college. Students with deficiencies in English or mathematics will complete appropriate developmental studies courses. Students with deficiencies in computer skills will complete additional coursework.

CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS:

The student must satisfactorily complete all requirements to receive an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Engineering Technologies.

 


GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (21 CREDITS):

ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
  [or ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics (3)]
ENG 111 College Composition I (3)
ENG 112 College Composition II (3)
HLT 100 First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (3)
MTH 163 Pre-Calculus I (3)
CST 110 Introduction to Communication (3)
Social Science Elective (3)

Core Program Requirements (36 Credits):
CAD 200 Survey of Computer Aided Drafting (3)
CAD 226 Computer Aided Machining (3)
EGR 120 Introduction to Engineering (2)
EGR 206 Engineering Economics (3)
EGR 285 Capstone Project (1)
ELE 113 Electricity I (3)
IND 101 Quality Assurance Technology I (3)
IND 137 Team Concepts & Problem Solving  (3)
IND 190 Factory Internship I  (2)
IND 290 Factory Internship II (2)
ITE 115 Intro. Computer Applications & Concepts (4)
MEC 113 Material & Processes of Industry (3)
PHY 131 Applied Physics I (3)
SDV 108 College Survival Skills (1)

Technical Electives (12 credits)
See engineering advisor for approved sequence.

Minimum required for degree:   69 Credits

SAMPLE SCHEDULE:


FIRST YEAR
Fall Semester:
ENG 111 College Composition I (3)
ELE 113 Electricity I (3)
EGR 120 Introduction to Engineering (2)
ITE 115 Basic Computer Literacy (4)
MTH 163 Pre-Calculus I (3)
SDV 108 College Survival Skills (1)
    Total Credit Hours: 16

Spring Semester:
EGR 206 Engineering Economics (3)
CAD 200 Survey of Computer Aided Drafting (3)
ENG 112 College Composition II (3)
HLT 100 First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (3)
MEC 113  Materials and Processes of Industry (3)
CST 110 Introduction to Communication (3)
    Total Credit Horus: 18

SECOND YEAR
Fall Semester:
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics  (3)
IND 101 Quality Assurance Technology I (3)
IND 190 Factory Internship I (2)
CAD 226 Computer Aided Machining  (3)
Social Science Elective (3)
Elective (3)
   Total Credit Hours: 17

Spring Semester:
EGR 285 Capstone Project (1)
IND 137 Team Concepts & Problem Solving (3)
IND 290 Factory Internship II (2)
PHY 131 Applied Physics I (3)
Electives   (9)
   Total Credit Hours: 18

Total Semester Hours:  69