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Curriculum Tables

CTEC Curriculum Table

First Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
ENGL 1301, Essentials of College Rhetoric 3 ENGL 1302, Advanced College Rhetoric 3
MATH 1451, Calculus I 3 MATH 1452, Calculus II 3
CHEM 1305, Chemistry Basics 3 PHYS 1403, General Physics I 4
CHEM 1105, Experimental Chemistry Basics 1 CTEC 2301, Surveying and Surveys 3
CTEC 1312, Const. Materials & Methods 3 GTEC 1211, Computer Programming 2
ENGR 1207, Engineering Graphics 2    
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15

Second Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
MATH 2450, Calculus III 3 GTEC 3311, Strength of Materials 3
HIST 2300, History of the U.S. to 1877 3 GTEC 3312, Applied Mechanics III − Fluids 3
PHYS 1404, General Physics II 4 GTEC 3112, Applied Mech. III − Fluids Lab 1
GTEC 2311, Statics 3 GTEC 1312, AC/DC Technology 3
CTEC 2315, Construction Equipment 3 POLS 1301, American Government & Organization 3
MATH 3322/3350, Higher Mathematics for Scientists & Engineers 3
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 16

Third Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
POLS 2302, American Public Policy 3 MATH 2300, Statistical Methods 3
Oral Communication Elective ˆ 3 CTEC 4343, Construction Safety & Health 3
CTEC 3311, Structural Analysis 3 CTEC 3302, Transportation Technology†† 3
CTEC 3313, Foundations & Earthwork 3 GTEC 2351, Thermodynamics 3
CTEC 4342, Cost Estimating 3 CTEC 4341, Construction Management 3
CE 3121, Geotechnical Engineering Lab 1 CE 2101, Construction Materials Lab 1
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 16

Fourth Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
CTEC 4312, Steel Structures 3 GTEC 4322, Cost & Profit Analysis 3
CTEC 4313, Masonry Structures†† 3 CTEC 4311, Concrete Structures 3
CTEC 4270, Capstone Design 2 CTEC 4321, Contracts & Specifications 3
ECO 2305, Principles of Economics** 3 HIST 2301, History of the U.S. to 1877 3
Visual/Performing Arts Elective * 3 Humanities Elective * 3
TOTAL 14 TOTAL 15

Minimum number of hours for graduation is 126, including internship
* Choose from Core Curriculum requirements.
* One of these courses must also meet the multicultural requirement
** Suitable substitutions can be made with approval of the option coordinator
ˆ Must be approved by advisor and meet university requirements
† May substitute GEOL 1303/1101
†† May substitute CONE 3304 for either course

MTEC Curriculum Table

First Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
ENGL 1301, Essentials of College Rhetoric 3 ENGL 1302, Advanced College Rhetoric 3
MATH 1321, Trigonometry 3 MATH 1451, Calculus I 3
CHEM 1305, Chemistry Basics 3 PHYS 1403, General Physics I 4
CHEM 1105, Experimental Chemistry Basics 1 POLS 1301, American Government & Organization 3
ENGR 1206, Engineering Graphics 2 GTEC 1211, Computer Programming 2
CONE 2330, Manufacturing Processes 3
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15

Second Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
MATH 1452, Calculus II 3 GTEC 3311, Strength of Materials 3
PHYS 1404, General Physics II 4 MTEC Elective ** 3
GTEC 1312, AC/DC Technology 3 GTEC 2351, Thermodynamics 3
GTEC 1112, AC/DC Lab 1 Humanities Elective * 3
POLS 2302, American Public Policy 3 MATH 3322, Higher Mathematics for Scientists & Engineers 3
GTEC 2311, Statics 3
TOTAL 17 TOTAL 15

Third Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
MTEC 3341, Materials Technology 3 GTEC 3312, Fluid Mechanics 3
ME 3228, Materials & Mechanics Laboratory 2 MTEC 3312, Analysis of Vapor/Gas Cycles 3
HIST 2300, History of U.S. to 1877 3 MTEC 4352, Dynamics of Machinery 3
Oral Communications Elective 3 HIST 2301, History of the U.S. since 1877 3
MTEC 4351, Mechanisms of Machinery 3 ME 3251, Thermo−Fluids Laboratory 2
GTEC 4231, Project Management 2
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 14

Fourth Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
MTEC 4311, AC System Design I 3 MTEC 4353, Mechanical Design 3
MTEC 4321, Mechanical Technology Laboratory 3 GTEC 4322, Cost & Profit Analysis 3
MTEC 4170, Capstone Design I 1 MTEC 4270 Capstone Design II 2
MTEC Elective ** 3 General Elective 3
Visual/Performing Arts Elective * 3 MTEC Elective ** 3
Individual or Group Behavior Elective * 3    
TOTAL 16 TOTAL 14

Minimum number of hours required for graduation is 125, including the internship.
* Choose from Core Curriculum requirements.
** Must be approved by Departmental Advisor

Degree Flowcharts

CTEC Curriculum Flowchart
This document shows the course timing and sequencing for the CTEC curriculum.

MTEC Curriculum Flowchart
This document shows the course timing and sequencing for the MTEC curriculum.

Accreditation

The bachelor of science in engineering technology is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET

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