Technology Studies: Manufacturing Welding Technology Option (A.S.)

 

The Technology Studies--Manufacturing Welding Technology Option provides a solid comprehensive knowledge of welding principles as applied to modern manufacturing processes and applications.  The degree option includes a 20 semester hour core course sequence in Manufacturing Welding Technology Fundamentals followed by a 9 semester hour capstone course sequence specialization in either Advanced Manufacturing Welding Technology, or Manufacturing Welding Technology Applications. Completion of this program with an average grade "C" or higher provides for automatic continuation at Central Connecticut State University's School of Technology or Charter Oak State College, where the student can earn a bachelor of science degree in engineering technology, industrial technology, or technology education.  

 

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MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
2.0 (GPA) required

Manufacturing Welding Technology Fundamentals Certificate

 

Number Title Credits
+MFG* 105 Manufacturing Math II 3
+MFG* 124 Blueprint Reading I 2
+MFG* 128 Blueprint Reading for Welders 3
+MFG* 157 Welding I 3
+MFG* 257 Welding II 3
+MFG* 265 Welding III 3
+MFG* 266 Welding IV 3
Certificate, Subtotal:
20

Advanced Manufacturing Welding Technology Certificate

 

Number Title Credits
+MFG* 267 Metallurgy 3
+MFG* 268 Welding V 3
+MFG* 269 Welding VI 3
Certificate, Subtotal:
9

Manufacturing Welding Technology Applications Certificate

 

Number Title Credits
+MFG* 270 Welding Automation and other Welding Processes 3
+MFG* 273 Welding Codes, Testing, and Certifications 3
+QUA* 114 Principles of Quality Control 3
Certificate, Subtotal:
9

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Humanities:
Number Title Credits
COM* 173 Public Speaking 3
+ENG* 101 Composition (*) 3
   * Minimum "C" grade required
+ENG* 202 Technical Writing 3

Humanities Electives

Choose two courses from:

ART*, CHI*, COM* 101, 121, 152, 171, 173, 204, ENG* (101 or above),

FRE*, GRA*, HIS*, HUM*, MUS* 101, 103, PHL*, SPA*, SGN*, THR*

6

 

Fine Arts Elective:
Number Title Credits

Choose one course from:

ART*, COM* 166, DAN*, DGA* 111, 128, ENG* 206, 207, 213, 263, 264, 281, 282, 285, 289, MUS*, THR*

3-4

 

Social and Behavioral Sciences:
Number Title Credits
SOC* 190 Self and Others: Dynamics of Diversity 3
Elective - Social and Behavioral Sciences (HIS* or ECN*)
3
Elective - Social and Behavioral Sciences (HIS* or ECN*)
3

 

Math:
Number Title Credits
+MAT* 123 Elementary Statistics 3
or
+ MAT  Higher Level Statistics Course  

 

Science:
Number Title Credits
+CHE* 111 Concepts of Chemistry 4
+PHY* 110 Introductory Physics 4

 

Directed Electives:
Number Title Credits

Choose one of the following:

Elective - PHL* OR +ENG* 102 - Literature & Composition

3-4
or
Fine Arts Elective

 

                                                                                             Subtotal:
41-43
                                                                                   Minimum Total:
70

+ Prerequisite required

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