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Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program) - 60 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

The mission of the Manufacturing Engineering Technology Associate in Applied Science degree program is to prepare students with the skills and knowledge for entry-level positions in manufacturing firms. Students will learn about manufacturing processes as well as manufacturing equipment, parts, and quality problems. 

Admission to the Program:

Students must complete basic skills placement test before entering the program.

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
MECTK 110 or MACTR 110; MECTK 138; MECTK 115; Mathematics; ENGL 110

Spring Semester 1:
MECTK 121 or 125; MECTK 238; Mathematics; PHYS 112; WLDTR 119

Fall Semester 2:
MECTK 204; MECTK 231; PHYS 113; Technical Elective(s); Social Science

Spring Semester 2:
MECTK 226; MECTK 232; COMM 110 or COMM 113; ENGL 201; Technical Elective(s)


Course Information:
Required General Education Courses
CourseNameCredit
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
ENGL 201TECHNICAL COMMUNICATIONS 3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *3
MATHEMATICS **3
PHYS 112TECHNICAL PHYSICS I 4
COMM 110COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE 3
or
COMM 113BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL SPEAKING 3
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
MATHEMATICS **3 to 5
MECTK 110INTRODUCTION TO THE TOOLS OF TECHNOLOGY 3
or
MACTR 110PRINT READING - MECHANICAL 3
MECTK 115PRINCIPLES OF DIMENSIONAL METROLOGY 2
MECTK 121INTRODUCTION TO MECHANICAL COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING 3
or
MECTK 1253-D MODELING WITH CAD 3
MECTK 138MANUFACTURING PROCESSES I 3
MECTK 204STATICS AND STRENGTH OF MATERIALS 4
MECTK 226STATISTICS AND QUALITY CONTROL 3
MECTK 231INDUSTRIAL FLUID POWER 3
MECTK 232MATERIALS SCIENCE AND PHYSICAL METALLURGY 3
MECTK 238MANUFACTURING PROCESSES II 3
PHYS 113TECHNICAL PHYSICS II 4
WLDTR 119WELDING PROCESSES 2
Elective Courses
CourseNameCredit
TECHNICAL ELECTIVES ***5

* See specific requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.
** Math Sequence (minimum 6 semester hours); Option 1: (Baccalaureate Sequence-Preferred) MATH 130 and 137; Option 2: (Baccalaureate Sequence) MATH 115 and 120; Option 3: (Non-transfer Sequence) MAT 106 and 130.
*** Technical Electives: NCTK 212, 214; MECTK 251; SCM 220, 231, 232.

For Program Information Contact:
Agricultural and Industrial Technologies Department
AIT Building
Room 209
(309)694-5510