A.A.S. Program Course List

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology

A.A.S. Degree (S)

The mechanical engineering technician applies theory and principles of mechanical engineering technology to develop and test processes, equipment and mechanical systems in cooperation with an engineering staff; reviews project construction and engineering drawings to determine specifications, procedures, objectives, problems, and possible solutions; sets up and conducts tests and experiments for complete units or systems to investigate engineering theories regarding improvement in design or performance; analyzes indicated and calculated test results against design or rated specifications; records test procedures, results, and suggestions for improvement; prepares engineering drawings, charts, and graphs. The Mechanical Engineering Technology program at the Stanton Campus is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

CORE COURSES

Courses Credits
MAT 181 Algebra and Trigonometry I 4
ENG 102 Composition and Research 3
ENG 101 Crit Thinking & Acad Writing 3
Select 2 course(s) from:
COM 111 Human Communications 3
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
ECO 122 Microeconomics 3
HIS 111 U. S. History: Pre-Civil War 3
HIS 112 U. S. History: Post-Civil War 3
POL 111 Political Science 3
PSY 100 Human Relations 3
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
SOC 111 Sociology 3

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES

Courses Credits
MET 115 Intro to Mech Eng Tech 3
MET 123 Modern MFG Techniques 3
MET 125 Adv Manufacturing Techniques 3
MET 132 Statics 3
MET 241 Fluid Mechanics 4
MET 242 Strength of Materials 3
MET 243 Dynamics 3
MET 245 Machine Design 3
MET 252 Fluid Power 3
MET 264 Material Science 4
MET 271 Engineering Project 3

PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES

Courses Credits
EDD 131 Engineering Graphics/CAD 3
ELC 248 Electro-Mech. Systems 4
MAT 182 Algebra and Trigonometry II 4
or
MAT 185 Precalculus 4
PHY 205 General Physics I 4
or
PHY 281 Physics I with Calculus 4