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Engineering Technology Support Specialist CCC

Engineering Technology Support Specialist Overview (6551)

Type of Award

CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-stem/default.aspx

Program Description

The Engineering Technology Support Specialist certificate prepares individuals for entry-level employment as engineering support specialists or engineering technicians in various engineering and manufacturing areas. This certificate program is the core of the Engineering Technology degree program. Credits earned toward this certificate can be applied toward the A.S. in Engineering Technology degree.

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length

18 credit hours

Location

This program is offered at the Palm Beach Gardens campus.

For More Information

Professor Eva Suarez, suareze@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 207-5727

Employment Opportunities

Upon completion of this certificate, you may seek employment in an entry-level position in varying areas of engineering and manufacturing. There will be expanded employment opportunities due to Florida's projected additional needs for engineering technologists. Job titles include technician in engineering technology, engineering specialist, manufacturing technician, manufacturing specialist, engineering assistant or technologist.

Career Path Notes

Courses from this program may transfer to other colleges and universities that allow students to transfer into four year program. For more information, contact the college or university to which you wish to transfer.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Credits: 18)

ETM1010CMechanical Measurements and Instruments (AS)

3 Credits

ETI1701Environmental Health and Safety (AS)

3 Credits

ETI2110Introduction to Quality Assurance (AS)

3 Credits

EET1084CElectrical Circuits and Electronics (AS)

3 Credits

Or

EET1015CDC Circuit Analysis (AS)

3 Credits

ETD2320CIntroduction to AutoCAD (AS)

3 Credits

ETS2352CMaterials and Manufacturing Processes (AS)

3 Credits

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Credits: 9)

ETI1701Environmental Health and Safety (AS)

3 Credits

ETD2320CIntroduction to AutoCAD (AS)

3 Credits

ETI2110Introduction to Quality Assurance (AS)

3 Credits

Term Two - Spring (Year One) (Credits: 9)

EET1084CElectrical Circuits and Electronics (AS)

3 Credits

Or

EET1015CDC Circuit Analysis (AS)

3 Credits

ETM1010CMechanical Measurements and Instruments (AS)

3 Credits

ETS2352CMaterials and Manufacturing Processes (AS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 18