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    Sep 27, 2022  
2022-2023 | Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 | Academic Catalog

Mechanical Transfer | A.A.S. | Part-Time

Full-Time Map  

Career Outlook  

Transfer Agreements 

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 C   ►Advisor and student agree on schedule for Semester 2.
  EGR 110S Print Reading and Sketching   2    
  MTH 221S Calculus/Analytical Geometry I   5    
  Credit Hours

Semester 2

  MET 130S AutoCAD I     3      
  MFG 114S Survey of Manufacturing Processes   4    
  Credit Hours 7    

Semester 3 [Summer]

  ENG 121S Composition I     3      
  Credit Hours 3    

Semester 4

  ELT 110S Circuits I     3      
  MFG 120S Materials Technology     3    
  Credit Hours 6    

Semester 5

  MET 125S Applied Engineering Statics     3    
  PHY 121S College Physics I   5    
  Credit Hours 8    

Semester 6 [Summer]

  ENG 122S Composition II     3      
  Credit Hours 3    

Semester 7

  MET 211S Applied Engineering Dynamics     3      
  MET 212S Applied Strength of Materials     3    
  Credit Hours 6    

Semester 8

  ECO 221S Principles of Microeconomics     3      
  MET 214S Applied Fluid Mechanics   3    
  MET CAD Elective1 2    
  Credit Hours 8    
  1To be chosen from MET 245S or MET 247S.      

Semester 9 [Summer]

  PHI 123S Introduction to Ethics     3      
  Credit Hours 3    

Semester 10

  EGR 225S Hydraulics and Pneumatics   3      
  MET 225S Machine Design   3    
  Credit Hours 6    

Semester 11

  COM 121S Introduction to Communication   3     ►Submit graduation application.
  Credit Hours 3    

Total Credit Hours | 61