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Mechanical Design/CAD

Associate in Applied Science Degree
60 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0270

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

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

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

3

 

One course from Area B (Mathematics)

 

Area C — 

Science

3

 

(PHY 101 recommended)

 

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

CAD 116 Basic AutoCAD

3

CAD 117 Intermediate AutoCAD

4

CAD 118 Advanced AutoCAD

4

CIS 101 Introduction to Computer Information Systems

3

ENG 120 Engineering Graphics

3

MEC 105 Processes and Materials

3

MEC 220 Elements of Machine Design

3

MEC 230 Statics and Strength of Materials

3

Additional CAD, FME, MEC, or MFG courses; contact Advising Services for a list of acceptable courses

16

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


March 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 13
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 16 -22
Spring Break.

March 23
Classes resume after Spring Break

March 25
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

March 29
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 March 29.

April 8
Registration opens for fall 2015 semester.

May 14, 15
Evaluation Days.

May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

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