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Mechanical Engineering Technology MEGT.S.AAS

Associate of Applied Science - 60 - 61 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Mechanical Engineering Technology
Effective as of Fall 2019

What is the program about?

The Mechanical Engineering Technology program provides the courses needed to begin a career as a technician in the engineering field. As a mechanical graduate, career options are open in a diverse number of fields and companies. Using state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, students will complete relevant and practical coursework taught by knowledgeable faculty. The courses are non-calculus based, and electives can tailor the degree to an individual's needs.

Program Outcomes

  • An ability to apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to solve well-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline.
  • An ability to function effectively as a member of a technical team.
  • An ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in well-defined technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature.
  • An ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments and to analyze and interpret the results.
  • An ability to design solutions for well-defined technical problems and assist with engineering design of systems, components, or processes appropriate to the discipline.

Career Opportunities

Graduates enter industry in entry-level positions doing conceptual design, systems engineering, manufacturing, or product research and development. Graduates who complete an ABET-accredited baccalaureate program are eligible to pursue registration as a professional engineer in many states by a process of national examination and documentation of experience.

Transferability

Formal articulation agreements with other colleges and universities indicate how Sinclair programs and courses will transfer to other institutions.

Additional Information

The Program Educational Objectives are as follows:

  • Graduates have the knowledge and skills necessary to function as a design technician or closely related position in industry.
  • Graduates have the knowledge and skills necessary to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program.

Curriculum

Course Title Credits
CAM 1109 Fundamentals of Tooling & Machining 3
COM 2211 Effective Public Speaking 3
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
(MAT 1470 AND MAT 1570 OR MAT 1580) 5 - 6
MET 1111 Preparatory Math for Engineering Technology 3
MET 1161 Software Tools for Engineering Technology 1
(MET 1231 OR MET 1301) 4
MET 2101 Thermodynamics 3
MET 2151 Material Science 4
MET 2201 Statics 3
MET 2251 Strength of Materials 3
MET 2281 Engineering Technology Professional Practice 3
MET 2301 Fluid Mechanics 3
MET 2351 Dynamics 3
MET 2401 Machine Design 3
MET 2780 Mechanical Engineering Technology Capstone 3
PHY 1141 College Physics I 4
Mechanical Engineering Technology Elective 3
Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 3
- View the Master Syllabus - View the Course Schedule

Program Accreditation Information

Accredited by Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc., www.abet.org

This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.