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2+2 Transfer Pathway Guides

2+2 with SUNY Buffalo State College

B.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology (MT30)

MCC Degree Awarded:

Mechanical Technology A.A.S. (MT01)

Please note that some courses required in a 2+2 Transfer Pathway may not be required for the MCC program. This could have financial aid implications. Students should meet with their department or with a transfer counselor to discuss an academic plan and recommended sequence of courses.

Distribution Requirements
Credit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER 17 Credit Hours
MET 101 Technical Graphics
MET 103 Manufacturing Processes I
OPT 135 Measurement and Analysis
 TEK 101 Computer Applications for Technicians
MTH 140 Technical Mathematics* I OR MTH 165 College Algebra OR higher*
ENG 101 College Composition OR ENG 200 Advanced Composition
(Students who take ENG 200 will receive credit for CWP 102 at Buffalo State and complete the six credit hour all college composition requirement.) Grade of 'C' or higher in all ENG courses required by Buffalo State College.        
First Semester Total:
SECOND SEMESTER 15-16 Credit Hours
MET 121 Computer Aided Drafting/Design - Solid Modeling
 MET 203 Technical Mechanics, Statics
Open Elective**
PHY 131 Applied Physics I OR PHY 145 College Physics I OR  PHY 154 General Physics I OR PHY 161 University Physics 1
 MCC-HW Elective***
Second Semester Total:
THIRD SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
MET 206 Engineering Materials  
 MET 225 Machine Design Theory I
ELT 121 AC/DC Circuit Analysis OR ELT 130 System Electricity
 PHY 132 Applied Physics II OR PHY 146 College Physics II OR PHY 155 General Physics II OR PHY 261 University Physics II
PHL 105 Technology and Values-GR-WR (Recommended) OR PHL 101 Introduction to Philosophy-WR OR PHL 103 Introduction to Ethics-WR

Third Semester Total:
MET 208 Technical Mechanics, Dynamics
 MET 226 Machine Design Theory II
CIT 204 Strength of Materials
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
Program Elective****
Fourth Semester Total:
Additional Program Information:
*Students with excellent high school math records may select a more advanced math program after consulting with Mathematics Department.
**Choose from: MTH 141, MTH 175 or higher; ENG 251; or any 3-4 credit program elective. Students should consult with an advisor before selecting their course.

***When choosing MCC-HW Elective refer to MCC General Education Courses:

****Program Elective: Choose any CIT, ELT, MET, or OPT course for a maximum of 3 credits; or choose Computing with Microsoft Excel and LabVIEW (ENR 161)/Engineering Design Lab (ENR 259)Technical Mathematics II (MTH 141)/ Precalculus or higher (MTH 175-290)/Technical Communication-WR (ENG 251)/Mechanical Design and Prototyping (ENR 153)/ Digital Systems (ENR 157)/ or any 4-credit CIT/ELT/MET/OPT course may be taken if a 3-credit course was selected for the Open Elective. Students should consult with an advisor before selecting their course.

NOTE: AP, IB, CLEP, HIGH SCHOOL DUAL CREDIT COURSES, ONLINE COURSES: Credits showing as accepted at MCC may not be transferable.  Students should meet with a representative of the four year college or the MCC Advisement and Transfer Services to determine if those credits are transferable.

2.0 GPA required for continuation at Buffalo State College in the Mechanical Engineering Technology major. B.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology:
File the Intent to Enroll form by Oct. 1 for spring and Feb. 1 for fall enrollment at Buffalo State. Students transferring from MCC should link to

Requirements for all Buffalo State 2+2 Programs: Matriculated, Continuous, Full Time Enrollment (12 or more credit hours).
The Mechanical Technology A.A.S. (MT0l) will be the degree student is audited against and awarded from MCC Documentation Source: Advisement and Transfer Services 2020-2021.

Links to information at SUNY Buffalo State College
B.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology