SCHOOL OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICS
CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

This program prepares students for a career in the evolving advanced manufacturing field. Students develop expertise using manufacturing materials and processes and production tools and equipment. The program can be completed in one year, and students can apply the Advanced Manufacturing certificate credits toward the Mechanical Technology A.A.S. degree.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
FIRST SEMESTER
ENGR 103 Manufacturing Materials & Processes 3
MMT 101 Machine Tools I 3
ENGR 126 Computer Aided Design 4
MATH 102 Intermediate Algebra 3
ENGR 207 Quality Assurance 3
16
SECOND SEMESTER
MATH 114 Technical Math 3
ENGR 228 Solid Modeling 3
MMT 102 Machine Tools II 4
MMT 208 Advanced CAD/CAM 4
Technical Elective 3
17
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 33

COMPUTER HARDWARE/SOFTWARE DESIGN

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
FIRST SEMESTER
C.S. 080 Microcomputer Troubleshooting 1
BUS 225 Application Software 3
C.S. 120 Foundations of Computer Science 3
C.S. 222 Programming in C/C++ 3
ELEC 101 Electrical Circuits 4
ELEC 105 Introduction to Digital Computer 4
18
SECOND SEMESTER
BUS 226 Advanced Application Software 3
C.S. 200 Programming in Visual Basic 3
C.S. 238 Java 3
ELEC 102 Basic Electronics 4
ELEC 107 Fundamentals of Microcomputer 4
17
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 35

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

To be eligible for this certificate, the student must receive a grade of C or higher in all computer science (C.S.) courses. More than two semesters of study may be required to complete this certificate, and the student may also be required to attend evening classes.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
FIRST SEMESTER
BUS 101 Principles of Accounting 4
BUS 225 Microcomputer Application Software 3
C.S. 080 Microcomputer Troubleshooting 1
C.S. 200 Programming in Visual Basic 3
C.S. 100 Keyboarding 1
C.S. 120 Foundations of Computer Science 3
C.S. 215 Systems Analysis and Design 3
18
SECOND SEMESTER
C.S. 219 Database Management Systems 3
C.S. 222 Programming in C/C++ 3
C.S. 225 Intro to Networks 3
C.S. 237 Internet Security 3
C.S. 238 Java 3
BUS 103 Principles of Business 3
18
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 36

ELECTRONICS

This program can be completed in a minimum of four semesters. Upon completion of the certificate requirements, students may wish to continue their study toward an A.A.S. degree in Electrical Technology.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
ELEC 101 Electrical Circuits 4
ELEC 102 Basic Electronics 4
ELEC 105 Introduction to Digital Computers 4
ELEC 107 Fundamentals of Microprocessors 4
ELEC 201 Intermediate Electronics 4
ELEC 204 Industrial Electronics 4
MATH 104
OR
MATH 114
College Algebra and Trigonometry
OR
Technical Math for Technologists (or higher)
3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 27

PLASTICS MANUFACTURING

Plastics and polymer manufacturing constitute the 5th largest manufacturing sector in the United States. Students learn about the plastics industry, and the equipment, materials, and processes commonly used in manufacturing.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT CONSUMER INFORMATION
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
FIRST SEMESTER
MATH 102 Intermediate Algebra (or higher) 3
ENGR 103 Manufacturing Processes and Materials 3
MMT 101 Machine Tools I 3
MMT 141 Fundamentals of Plastics Technology 4
ENGR 230 Fluid Systems Design 3
16
SECOND SEMESTER
ENGL 101 Freshman English I 3
MMT 241
OR
MMT 242
Plastics Technology: Injection Molding
OR
Plastics Technology: Blow Molding
4
MMT 245 Plastics Technology Capstone 3
ENGR 207 Quality Assurance 3
Technical Elective 3
16
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 32