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Electronics and Advanced Technologies

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS AND CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIZATION

Associate of Applied Science Degree

ACCTech

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Electronics and Advanced Technology includes courses in the area of Electronics, Arts & Humanities, and in High Tech Manufacturing. This curriculum prepares students for technical positions in virtually every manufacturing industry including automotive, computer, semiconductor, steel, pharmaceutical, food, aerospace, plastics, chemical, petroleum, paper and in various other general manufacturing industries.

In addition to having the skills for the many manufacturing industries, graduates can also work in Research and Development environments where automation is required. Any industrial environment where automated instrumentation is used for testing, checking, producing, injecting, measuring, transporting, etc. requires people with these skills.

To receive an Associate of Applied Science in Electronics and Advanced Technologies, students must: (a) make a minimum grade of "C" in all required electronic, math, and science courses and (b) have an overall GPA of 2.0 or greater.

  Semester I Credit Hours
  MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
  CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
    PTAC 2314 Principles of Quality 3
    CPMT 1445 Computer Systems Maintenance 4
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  14
  Semester II
  CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
  CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
    COSC 1315 Fundamentals of Programming 3
  ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
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  14
  Semester III
  CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
  CETT 1445 Microprocessor 4
  PHYS 1401 General College Physics I 4
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  15
  Semester IV
  ELMT 2441 Electromechanical Systems 4
  INTC 2471 Data Acquisition and Measurement 4
  RBTC 1405 Robotics Fundamentals 4
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  15
  Semester V
  RBTC 2445 Robot Application, Set-up, and Testing 4
  +#  ELMT 2473 Electrical, Electronic, and Fluid Schematics 4
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  11
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  TOTALS 69

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select from the appropriate section of the General Education Course List.