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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


CoursesCredits
MAT180College Algebra4
SSC100First Year Seminar1
ENG102Composition and Research3
ENG101Crit Thinking & Acad Writing3
Select 2 course(s) from:
COM111Human Communications3
ECO111Macroeconomics3
ECO122Microeconomics3
HIS111U. S. History: Pre-Civil War3
HIS112U. S. History: Post-Civil War3
POL111Political Science3
PSY100Human Relations3
PSY121General Psychology3
SOC111Sociology3

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES


CoursesCredits
MET115Intro to Mech Eng Tech3
MET123Modern MFG Techniques3
MET125Adv Manufacturing Techniques3
MET132Statics3
MET241Fluid Mechanics4
MET242Strength of Materials3
MET243Dynamics3
MET245Machine Design3
MET252Fluid Power3
MET264Material Science4
MET271Engineering Project3

PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES


CoursesCredits
EDD131Engineering Graphics/CAD3
ELC248Electro-Mech. Systems4
MAT190Precalculus4
or
MAT185Precalculus4
PHY205General Physics I4
or
PHY281Physics I with Calculus4