MCC CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

MECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY

A.A.S. DEGREE - Career Program

Program Code: MT01

Distribution Requirements
Credit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
MTH 140 Technical Mathematics I* OR
MTH 165 College Algebra OR higher##
3
MET 101 Technical Graphics
3
MET 103 Manufacturing Processes I
2
OPT 135 Measurement and Analysis
4
TEK 101 Computer Applications for Technicians
2
First Semester Total:
17
SECOND SEMESTER
MET 121 Computer Aided Drafting/Design - Solid Modeling
3
MET 203 Technical Mechanics, Statics
3
PHY 131 Applied Physics I OR
PHY 145 College Physics I OR
PHY 154 General Physics I OR
PHY 161 University Physics 1
4
MCC GENERAL EDUCATION - HEALTH AND WELLNESS (MCC-HW) ELECTIVE
2
OPEN ELECTIVE#
2-4
Second Semester Total:
14-16
THIRD SEMESTER: 17 Credit Hours
ELT 121 AC/DC Circuit Analysis OR
ELT 130 System Electricity
3
MET 206 Engineering Materials
3
MET 225 Machine Design Theory I
3
PHL 105 Technology and Values***
3
PHY 132 Applied Physics II OR
PHY 146 College Physics II OR
PHY 155 General Physics II OR
PHY 261 University Physics II
4
Third Semester Total:
16
FOURTH SEMESTER
CIT 204 Strength of Materials
3
MET 208 Technical Mechanics, Dynamics
3
MET 226 Machine Design Theory II
3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
3
PROGRAM ELECTIVE**
1-3
Fourth Semester Total:
13-15
TOTAL CREDITS:
60-64
* Students not proficient in algebra or trigonometry should take MTH 135 (preferably in Summer Session) prior to starting Mechanical Technology. Students with excellent high school math records may select a more advanced math program after consulting with the Mathematics Department.
** Program Elective: choose any CIT, ELT, MET, or OPT course for a maximum of 3 credits; or choose ENR 161 or 259. ENR 153 or 157, or any 4-credit CIT, ELT, MET, or 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. 
***PHL 105 is recommended, but the following courses are acceptable substitutions; PHL 101 or 103.
#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.
##Selected MTH course must satisfy MCC-QL requirement.

Revised: 8/2/2018

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