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Automation Engineering Technology, B.S.

Automation Engineering Technology, B.S.

This is a sample plan of study with a suggested sequencing of classes for the major.  University electives may be applied to earn additional academic majors, minors, or certificates.  Students should regularly meet with their academic advisor to plan their specific semester schedule to include UNIFI/General Education program and/or university elective hours required.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
PHYSICS 1511 General Physics I 4
TECH 1024 Technical Drawing and Design I 3
ENGLISH 1005 College Writing and Research 3
CHEM 1020 Chemical Technology 4
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 3
 Hours17
Spring
MATH 1150 Calculus for Technology 4
TECH 1010 Metal Removal Processes 3
Technology Elective 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 6
 Hours16
Sophomore
Fall
STAT 1772 Introduction to Statistical Methods 3
TECH 1037 Introduction to Circuits 3
TECH 2060 Fundamentals of Automated Manufacturing 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 8
 Hours17
Spring
TECH 1039 Circuits and Systems 3
TECH 2080 Statics and Strength of Materials 3
Technology Electives 6
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 3
 Hours15
Junior
Fall
CS 1160 C/C++ Programming 3
TECH 2038 Introduction to Electrical Power and Machinery 3
TECH 2042 Introduction to Digital Electronics 3
Technology Elective 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 4
 Hours16
Spring
TECH 3147 Computer Aided Manufacturing 3
TECH 3160/5160 Computer-Aided Instrumentation and Interfacing 3
TECH 3164 Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) 3
Technology Elective 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 3
 Hours15
Senior
Fall
TECH 3148 Machine Design 3
TECH 4162 Automation - Pneumatics and Hydraulics 3
ENGLISH 3772/5772 Technical Writing for Engineering Technologists 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 6
 Hours15
Spring
TECH 4220 Senior Design (or TECH 4210) 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 12
 Hours15
 Total Hours126