Engineering Technology Program Requirements

General

Engineering technology education focuses primarily on the applied aspects of science and engineering aimed at preparing graduates for practice in that portion of the technological spectrum closest to product improvement, manufacturing, robotics, unmanned systems, and engineering operational functions.

The NMC Engineering Technology degree offers students a broad-based curriculum across all areas of technical education, preparing the graduates for emerging job markets and highly technical fields. The program is designed to allow students to choose courses of interest or specialize in one of the following specialty areas: Biomedical Technician, Computers, Electronics, Marine, Photonics, Robotics and Automation, Unmanned Aerial Systems, and Unmanned Ground Vehicles.

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Effective: Fall 2019

Requirements Credits: 21-22 (model schedule)

Required General Education Classes

Class

Credits

Communications: ENG 111 and either ENG 112 or ENG 220 or BUS 231

7-8

Humanities: PHL 105

3

Math competency: Placement into MTH 122 or higher, or completion of MTH 121

4

Science: BIO 106 or PHY 105 (Specialty Track may specify)

4

Social Science: GEO 115

3

Core Requirements Credits: 21

Required Technical Core Classes

Class

Credits

DD 170 CADD/Computer Modeling

4

EET 102 Intro to Engineering Technology

2

EET 103 Electrical Studies I

3

EET 260 System Engineering in Practice

3

MFG 104 Fluid Power

3

RAM 155 Microcontroller Programming

3

RAM 205 Microcontroller Systems

3

General Engineering Technology: 17-18 Credits

Choose at least 17-18 credits from the Specializations listed below.

Biomedical Technician: 20 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Biomedical Technician Specialization Classes

Class

Credits

CIT 213 Networking Technologies

4

EET 180 Biomedical Equipment I

3

EET 190 Biomedical Internship

1

EET 204 Electrical Studies II

3

EET 281 Biomedical Equipment II

3

EET 290 Engineering Technology Internship

3

HAH 101 Medical Terminology

3

Computer Technology: 24 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Computer Specialization Classes

Class

Credits

CIT 110 Programming Logic and Design

3

CIT 178 Relational Databases

3

CIT 180 HTML and CSS Programming

3

CIT 190 JavaScript Programming

3

CIT 195 Application Development

3

CIT 228 Advanced Database Systems

3

CIT 255 Object-Oriented Programming

3

RAM 205 Microcontroller Systems

3

Electronics Technology: 19 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Electronics Specialization Classes

Class

Credits

EET 161 Fundamentals of Lights and Lasers

4

EET 204 Electrical Studies II

3

EET 221 Industrial Controls

3

EET 232 Programmable Logic Controllers

3

Approved Elective (see advisor)

6

Marine Technology (ROV/AUV): 19 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Marine Technology Specialization Classes

Class

Credits

EET 204 Electrical Studies II

3

ENV 131 Oceanography

4

WSI 200 GL Research Technologies

3

WSI 210 Underwater Acoustics and Sonar

3

WSI 215 Marine GIS & Data Processing

3

WSI 240 ROV Systems and Operations

3

Photonics Technology: 17 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Photonics Specialization Classes

Class

Credits

EET 161 Fundamentals of Light and Lasers

4

EET 204 Electrical Studies II

3

EET 212 Elements of Photonics

4

EET 221 Industrial Controls

3

Approved Elective (see advisor)

3

Robotics & Automation Technology: 18 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Automation and Robotics Specialization Classes

Class

Credits

EET 204 Electrical Studies II

3

EET 221 Industrial Controls

3

EET 232 Programmable Logic Controllers

3

EET 233 PLC Applications I

3

EET 234 PLC Applications II

3

MFG 203 Manuf./Engineering Processes

3

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Technology: 19 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Unmanned Aerial Systems Classes

Class

Credits

AVF 141 Remote Flight Pilot

3

AVF 211 Commercial Drone Operations

4

AVF 241 Advanced Drone Operations

3

AVG 142 Remote Pilot Ground

3

EET 204 Electrical Studies II

3

Approved Elective (see advisor)

3

Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGV) Technology: 17 Credits (Model Schedule)

Required Unmanned Ground Vehicles Classes

Class

Credits

AT 130 Engine Performance I

5

AT 220 Automotive Electrical II

5

AT 240 Unmanned Ground Vehicles

4

Approved Elective (see advisor)

3

Minimum Program Requirements: credit Hours: 60

Please consult an NMC Engineering Technology program advisor for scheduling guidelines.

Note: Internship opportunities are available for additional credits.

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