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CIVIL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY - GRAPHICS PROGRAM OF STUDY

DEGREE: Associate in Applied Science with a major in Civil Engineering Technology

To provide students with training and technical skills associated with computer assisted design and solid modeling which will prepare them for employment as an industrial technician supporting manufacturing operations.

This program uses classroom and laboratory experiences to provide students with technical skills such as drafting, CAD operations, which will prepare them for careers with a variety of industries.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

Other Requirements

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  1. Any course with one of the following prefixes requires a grade of "C" or better: EGT

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

General Education Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
CHM 101 General Chemistry I 3 3 4
ECO 201 Economic Concepts 3 0 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
ENG 260 Advanced Technical Communications 3 0 3
MAT 110 College Algebra 3 0 3
PHY 201 Physics I 3 3 4
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
21 6 23

Required Major Core Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
CET 105 Surveying I 2 3 3
CET 125 Fundamentals of Building Construction 1 3 2
CET 205 Surveying II 3 3 4
EGR 170 Engineering Materials 2 3 3
EGR 181 Integrated Technology I 0 3 1
EGR 182 Integrated Technology II 0 3 1
EGR 183 Integrated Technology III 0 3 1
EGR 194 Statics & Strength of Materials 3 3 4
EGR 255 Engineering Technology Senior Systems Project 0 6 2
EGT 101 Basic Technical Drawing 0 6 2
EGT 105 Basic Civil Drafting 1 3 2
EGT 115 Engineering Graphics II 2 6 4
EGT 210 Engineering Graphics III 2 6 4
EGT 250 CAD Applications 1 3 2
17 54 35

Other Hours Required for Graduation


Course Class Lab Credit
EGT 151 Introduction to CAD 2 3 3
MAT 111 College Trigonometry 3 0 3
MAT 130 Elementary Calculus 3 0 3
MET 213 Dynamics 2 3 3
XXX XXX Elective: General 3 0 3
13 6 15
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  73

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
CET 125 Fundamentals of Building Construction 1 3 2
EGR 181 Integrated Technology I 0 3 1
EGT 101 Basic Technical Drawing 0 6 2
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
MAT 110 College Algebra 3 0 3
PHY 201 Physics I 3 3 4
10 15 15

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
CET 105 Surveying I 2 3 3
CHM 101 General Chemistry I 3 3 4
EGR 182 Integrated Technology II 0 3 1
ENG 260 Advanced Technical Communications 3 0 3
MAT 111 College Trigonometry 3 0 3
11 9 14

SEMESTER 3 (Summer)


Course Class Lab Credit
CET 205 Surveying II 3 3 4
EGR 183 Integrated Technology III 0 3 1
EGR 194 Statics & Strength of Materials 3 3 4
EGT 151 Introduction to CAD 2 3 3
MAT 130 Elementary Calculus 3 0 3
11 12 15

SEMESTER 4 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
EGR 170 Engineering Materials 2 3 3
EGT 105 Basic Civil Drafting 1 3 2
EGT 115 Engineering Graphics II 2 6 4
MET 213 Dynamics 2 3 3
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
10 15 15

SEMESTER 5 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
ECO 201 Economic Concepts 3 0 3
EGR 255 Engineering Technology Senior Systems Project 0 6 2
EGT 210 Engineering Graphics III 2 6 4
EGT 250 CAD Applications 1 3 2
XXX XXX Elective: General 3 0 3
9 15 14
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  73

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person: Mike DeRienzo

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $28,000.00

Local Average Salary: $55,000.00

National Starting Salary: $20,000.00

National Average Salary: $61,000.00