Engineering Technology - Associate in Applied Science

Curriculum Code: 570

Program Information
This program prepares students for entry-level employment in the fields of electronics, drafting and manufacturing. The employment opportunities in the engineering technologies field are unlimited. Some job titles include electrician, industrial technician, electronics technician, electromechanical technician, engineering aide, service technician, quality assurance technician, production specialist, inspection superintendent and draftsperson.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate AAS programs are designed for students who want to enter a career directly after graduating but those who change their plans find that most, sometimes all, of their CCC credits transfer to four-year colleges. CCC graduates have transferred to every university in New Jersey and scores of universities throughout America. The latest technology and learning tools support your education for a wide range of employment opportunities.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
•Successfully employ test and measurement equipment. •Develop a technical drawing in free hand and computer aided format. •Locate information resources and successfully retrieve data for employment. •Apply algebra to analyze simple electrical circuits. •Employ standardized industrial equipment such as PLC and be capable to apply the principles of quality control.


Employment Opportunities:
Electrician, industrial technician, electronics technician, electromechanical technician, engineering aide, service technician, quality assurance technician, production specialist, inspection superintendent and draftsperson

Program Requirements (40-41)
Credits
EG
101
Introduction to Engineering
1
EG
102
Graphics
3
IT
102
CAD I
3
IT
105
Blueprint Reading & Sketching
2
IT
107
Electrical Maintenance
3
IT
111
Electronics
4
IT
162
Quality Control
3
IT
205
Digital Electronics
3
IT
211
CAD II
3
IT
212
CAD III
3
IT
218
Programmable Logic Controllers
3
PI
123
Fundamentals of Physics I
4
Program Elective
5-6

General Education Requirements (24)
Credits
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
102
English Composition II or
EN
103
Technical Writing
3
MA
110
College Algebra
3
MA
120
College Trigonometry
3
MA
205
Statistics
3
SO
201
Introductory Sociology
3
Diversity Elective
3
Humanities or Social Science Elective
3
Elective Requirements
Credits
PI
104
Energy, the Environment and Society
3
PI
124
Fundamentals of Physics II
4
EG
103
Engineering Laboratory
1
IT
112
Intro to Engineering Technology Lab
2

Total Credits: (64-65)