Engineering Technology Associate in Applied Science

This degree is comprised of 2 certificates and general education requirements.  Students must complete all 3 steps and have a total of 64 credit hours to be eligible for graduation.

STEP 1:  Complete the Certified Production Technician Certificate    

Credit Hours
GNT 1220Intro Manufacturing & OSHA 10-hr Safety4
GNT 1225Quality & Measurement2
GNT 1230Manufacturing Processes3
GNT 1235Introduction Manufacturing Maintenance2
MTH 1206Technical Mathematics I3
SDT 1201Career Exploration1
SDT 1203Job Seeking Skills1

STEP 2: Complete a certificate program from one of the following

  • Basic Renewable Wind Energy
  • Machinist, Tool & Die
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • CNC Operators
  • Productions Welding
  • HVAC
  • Architectural/Civil CAD
  • Mechanical/Electronic CAD

STEP 3: Complete General Education requirements (16 hours min.)

Credit Hours
ENG 1001English Composition I3
or ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech
MTH 1206Technical Mathematics I (or any IAI Level Math)3
SPH 1001Fundamentals of Speech3
or SPH 1204 Oral Communication Skills for Business, Industry & Technology
SDT 1201Career Exploration1
SDT 1203Job Seeking Skills1

Extra options for completing the 16 credits of general education requirements:
CSP 1210, ALH 1221, HPE 1004, EMS 2200, CSP 1203, MTH 1216, ENG 1002, ENG 2000, MTH 1005, MTH 1008, CHM 1004, PHY 2003, PSY 1000 or SOC 1000.

Electives to complete the 64 credit hours for the degree (if needed):
Any CNC, DFT, HVC, ELE, ELT, MET, WLD, WND or IAI approved course.

General Education courses can be shared between certificates and CPT Program as long as you complete 64 credit hours of approved coursework.  Contact a counselor for details at 815-224-0360 or