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Electronics and Computer Technology

Associate in Applied Science Degree
60 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0165

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

One course from: EGL 102, EGL 111, EGL 212, SPE 103

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

6

 

Two courses from Area B (Mathematics)
(MAT 110 and 140, or MAT 114 and 116. One of these sequences recommended)

 

Area C — 

Science

0

 

(No course needed)

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3

 

One course from a social or behavioral science discipline

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline

 

Area F — 

Contemporary Global Studies*

0-3

 

One course that satisfies Contemporary Global Studies requirement

 

Total General Education Requirements:

18

   

Major Requirements:

Credit Hours

ELT 101 Introduction to Electronics

5

ELT 106 Semiconductor Theory

3

ELT 110 Electronic Drafting Using CAD

4

ELT 130 Microcomputer Hardware Systems

3

ELT 221 Digital Circuit Fundamentals

3

ELT 223 Integrated Circuits

3

ELT 225 Digital Integrated Circuits

3

ELT 231 Fundamentals of Microprocessors

3

CNS 105 Networking Essentials

3

PHY 101 Applied Physics

4


Courses to total a minimum of 8 credits from the following:

8

ELT, CNS courses and/or MFG 240 Programmable Controllers (PLC)

 


Total Major Requirements:

42


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Applied Science Degree:

60

 


*Students may take a Contemporary Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

 

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IMPORTANT DATES


September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

July 31
Classes end.

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

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