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    Mar 19, 2019  
2018-2019 | Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 | Academic Catalog

Mechanical Transfer | A.A.S.


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The Mechanical Transfer program is designed for students who wish to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology at a four-year institution. This program provides students with a solid foundation in mathematics, science and mechanical principles. The mechanical courses cover basic engineering statics and dynamics, strength of materials, fluid mechanics, machine design, materials technology, drafting, CAD and 3D solid modeling. In addition to physics and calculus, students will study manufacturing processes, hydraulics and pneumatics and basic DC and AC circuits. Those who wish to transfer to a baccalaureate program are encouraged to work early on with an Edison State advisor and with the four-year institution of their choice. Edison State and the University of Dayton and Miami University have a particularly strong partnership in the area of Engineering Technology.

Some possible careers include ►
drafters/designers, mechanical design technicians, tool/fixture designers, sales/customer service technicians and applications engineers.

Program Outcomes ►
The student will
demonstrate basic competence in developing 2D and 3D engineering drawings/models;
demonstrate basic competence in engineering design and analysis using applications of mathematics, physics and engineering mechanics;
demonstrate familiarity with basic manufacturing processes;
explain the mechanical and physical properties of various engineering materials;
design parts/products in accordance with specified design parameters, utilizing problem-solving skills as required;
explain the ethical considerations involved in the design of a product per industry standards;
demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills; and
apply effective interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Semester 1


  EGR 100S Introduction to Engineering     1     ►Student should apply for Choose Ohio First scholarship and Hands On Technology scholarship before or during first semester.
►Students unprepared to take Calculus & Analytical Geometry will be required to take College Algebra and/or Trigonometry.

►Advisor and student agree on schedule for Semester 2.
  EGR 110S Print Reading and Sketching     2 C  
  MFG 120S Materials Technology     3    
  MTH 221S Calculus/Analytical Geometry I   5    
  PHY 121S College Physics I   5    
  Credit Hours 16    
         

Semester 2


  COM 121S Fundamentals of Communication     3     ►Advisor to evaluate student's eligibility to graduate with CAD/CAE Certificate.
  ENG 121S Composition I     3    
  MET 125S Applied Engineering Statics   3    
  MET 130S AutoCAD I     3    
  MFG 114S Survey of Manufacturing Processes   4 C  
  Credit Hours 16    

Semester 3


  ELT 110S Circuits I     3 C   ►Advisor and student to agree on schedule for Semester 4.
  EGR 225S Hydraulics and Pneumatics   3    
  MET 211S Applied Engineering Dynamics   3    
  MET 212S Applied Strength of Materials   3    
  MET CAD Elective1 2    
  Credit Hours 14    
  1To be chosen from MET 245S or MET 247S.      

Semester 4


  ECO 221S Principles of Microeconomics     3     ►Student to submit graduation application.
►Student to meet with transfer advisor at four-year school.
  ENG 122S Composition II   3    
  MET 214S Applied Fluid Mechanics   3    
  MET 225S Machine Design   3    
  PHI 123S Introduction to Ethics   3    
  Credit Hours 15    

Total Credit Hours | 61


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