|NVCC 2003-2004 Catalog|
|Mechanical Engineering Technology Specialization AN|
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Purpose: This curriculum is designed to prepare the student for employment as a mechanical engineering technician or for transfer to a four-year college to seek a bachelorís degree. Students who intend to transfer to a four-year degree program must see a faculty advisor prior to selecting courses. Occupational objectives include mechanical draftsman, engineering technician, research and development technician, engineering equipment inspector, engineering plant operator or estimator.
Total credits for A.A.S. Degree in Engineering Technology with a Specialization in Mechanical Engineering Technology = 67-69.
To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.
1 DRF 151 may be substituted for EGR 115.
2 MTH 163-164, 6 cr., may be substituted for MTH 166.
3 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
4 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). Students planning to transfer should consider taking HIS 101-102 or HIS 111-112..
5 Or select HIS 102, 111-112, 255, or 256 with approval of faculty advisor.
6 CIV courses are offered only on the Alexandria Campus. Technical electives may be selected from ARC, CIV, DRF, or ETR prefixes.
7 The SPD elective may be selected from the following: SPD 100, 110, 115, 126, and SPD 229.
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