Associate in Applied Science in Manufacturing Engineering Technology

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Academic Plan

AAS Manufacturing Engineering Technology

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MCCCD Program Detail

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Manufacturing Engineering Technology prepares technologists with both conceptual and practical applications of processes, materials, and products related to manufacturing industries. The curriculum combines coursework in technology with a General Education component.

Program Prerequisites Credits: 3

ELE101Beginning Algebra for Technology (3) OR Equivalent OR Satisfactory score on a placement test OR
GTC108Technical Mathematics II (3)

Required Courses Credits: 48

CHM130Fundamental Chemistry (3) AND
CHM130LLFundamental Chemistry Lab (1)4
DFT114Machine Trades Blueprint Reading3
DFT115Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing3
DFT252AAComputer Aided Drafting I, AutoCAD3
ELE105Algebra-Trigonometry for Technology5
GTC102Machine Process, Theory and Application3
GTC104Manufacturing Processes4
GTC106AAIndustrial Safety2
GTC185Electro-Mechanical Devices4
GTC206CNC Programming3
GTC216Properties of Materials3
PHY111General Physics I4
PHY112General Physics II4
WLD101Welding I (3) OR
GTC129Manufacturing Welding (3)3

General Education

General Education Requirements Credits: 18
First-Year Composition Credits: 6
ENG101First-Year Composition (3) AND
ENG102First-Year Composition (3)
Oral Communication Credits: 3
COM225Public Speaking
Critical Reading Credits: 3
Any approved General Education course in the Critical Reading area
Math Credits: 0
Met by ELE105 in Required Courses area OR Met by GTC108 in Program Prerequisites area.
Humanities, Arts and Design Credits: 3
REL101Introduction to Religion (3) OR
HUM108Contemporary Humanities (3)
Natural Sciences Credits: 0
Met by CHM130 AND CHM130LL in Required Course area.
Social-Behavioral Sciences Credits: 3
ECN211Macroeconomic Principles

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Major: 3512
First Term: 2009 Spring
Final Term: Current
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 66
CIPS code: 14.3601
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Manufacturing
Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.00