Manufacturing Engineering Technology - A.A.S.

Regional College
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Description

Admission to the Associate of Applied Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology has been temporarily suspended as of fall 2017.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology provides students with knowledge and skills in the areas of computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), computer numerical controlled machining (CNC), industrial controls and programmable logic controllers (PLCs). Options are available in automated machining and industrial automation.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Trumbull Campus

Admission to the Associate of Applied Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology has been temporarily suspended as of fall 2017.

Admission Requirements

The university affirmatively strives to provide educational opportunities and access to students with varied backgrounds, those with special talents and adult students who graduated from high school three or more years ago.

Kent State campuses at Ashtabula, East Liverpool, Geauga, Salem, Stark, Trumbull and Tuscarawas, and the Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg, have open enrollment admission for students who hold a high school diploma, GED or equivalent.

For more information on admissions, contact the Regional Campuses admissions offices.

 

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate entry-level skills in manufacturing engineering technology.
  2. Demonstrate comprehensive skills in computer-aided design, computer-aided manufacturing, computer numerical controlled machining and programmable logic controllers.
  3. Demonstrate the technical skills necessary to succeed in a manufacturing environment as an engineering technician.
  4. Demonstrate a work ethic that will help them enter the job market with a recognizably healthy attitude towards their employer, their position, and how they can contribute to the success of the company.
 

University Requirements

All students in an applied or technical associate degree program at Kent State University must complete the following university requirements for graduation.

NOTE: University requirements may be fulfilled in this program by specific course requirements, please see Program Requirements for details.

Destination Kent State: First Year Experience1
Course is not required for students with 25 transfer credits, excluding College Credit Plus, or age 21+ at time of admission.
Kent Core (see table below)15
Total Credit Hour Requirement60
Some associate degrees require students to complete more than 60 credit hours.

Kent Core Requirements

Kent Core Composition (KCMP) 3
Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning (KMCR) 3
Kent Core Humanities and Fine Arts (KHUM/KFA) (min one course each) 3
Kent Core Social Sciences (KSS) (must be from two disciplines) 3
Kent Core Basic Sciences (KBS/KLAB) (must include one laboratory) 3
Total Credit Hours: 15

Program Requirements

Major Requirements

[RE-AAS-MFET]

Admission to the Associate of Applied Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology has been temporarily suspended as of fall 2017.

Major Requirements (courses count in major GPA)
EERT 22000ELECTRICITY/ELECTRONICS WITH APPLICATIONS 3
EERT 22002INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS 3
ENGT 12005APPLICATIONS IN COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN 2
ENGT 22010COMPUTER INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING 3
MERT 12000ENGINEERING DRAWING 3
MERT 12001COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN 3
MERT 12004MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 3
MERT 12005PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS 3
MERT 22012FLUID POWER 3
MFGT 12010SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE 2
MFGT 21001STANDARD DESIGN PRACTICE FOR MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 3
Industrial Automation/Automated Machining Electives, choose from the following:6
INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROL AND APPLICATION
and ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL ELECTRONICS
COMPUTER NUMERICAL CONTROL PROGRAMMING
and COMPUTER-AIDED MANUFACTURING
Additional Requirements (courses do not count in major GPA)
COMM 15000INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN COMMUNICATION (KADL) 3
EERT 32003TECHNICAL COMPUTING 3
ENG 20002INTRODUCTION TO TECHNICAL WRITING 3
ENGT 22000STATISTICAL PROCESS CONTROL 4
MATH 11010ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR) 3
MATH 11022TRIGONOMETRY (KMCR) 3
Physics Electives, choose from the following:5-7
GENERAL COLLEGE PHYSICS I (KBS)
and COLLEGE PHYSICS II (KBS)
and GENERAL COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY I (KBS) (KLAB)
GENERAL COLLEGE PHYSICS II (KBS)
and GENERAL COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY II (KBS) (KLAB)
UC 10097DESTINATION KENT STATE: FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE 1
Kent Core Composition3
Kent Core Humanities and Fine Arts3
Kent Core Social Sciences3
Minimum Total Credit Hours:71

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Major GPA Minimum Overall GPA
2.000 2.000

Roadmap

This roadmap is a recommended semester-by-semester plan of study for this major. However, courses designated as critical (!) must be completed in the semester listed to ensure a timely graduation.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester OneCredits
!EERT 22000 ELECTRICITY/ELECTRONICS WITH APPLICATIONS 3
EERT 32003 TECHNICAL COMPUTING 3
MATH 11010 ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR) 3
!MERT 12000 ENGINEERING DRAWING 3
UC 10097 DESTINATION KENT STATE: FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE 1
Kent Core Requirement 3
Kent Core Requirement 3
 Credit Hours19
Semester Two
COMM 15000 INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN COMMUNICATION (KADL) 3
!EERT 22002 INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS 3
MATH 11022 TRIGONOMETRY (KMCR) 3
!MERT 12001 COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN 3
!MERT 12005 PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS 3
MFGT 12010 SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE 2
 Credit Hours17
Semester Three
ENG 20002 INTRODUCTION TO TECHNICAL WRITING 3
!ENGT 12005 APPLICATIONS IN COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN 2
!ENGT 22010 COMPUTER INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING 3
!MERT 22012 FLUID POWER 3
Industrial Automation/Automated Machining Elective 3
Physics (PHY) Electives 5
 Credit Hours19
Semester Four
ENGT 22000 STATISTICAL PROCESS CONTROL 4
!MERT 12004 MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 3
!MFGT 21001 STANDARD DESIGN PRACTICE FOR MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 3
Industrial Automation/Automated Machining Elective 3
Physics (PHY) Elective 0-2
Kent Core Requirement 3
 Credit Hours16
 Minimum Total Credit Hours:71