Jan 28, 2020  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Technical Studies, Specialization in Engineering Technology (718-04), Associate of Applied Science Degree


Purpose: Developed with support of business and industry, this degree combines all the areas of knowledge demanded of the new engineering technician. Graduates have a broad skill base that is desirable in a variety of employment opportunities.

Course Offering: Primarily at the Hampton Campus both daytime and evening. Some classes are offered in distance and hybrid format.

Special Notes: Thomas Nelson does not provide a cooperative education internship for students.

For more information, contact the Science, Engineering and Technology Division at (757) 825-2898 or stemoffice@tncc.edu.

♦ Course requires pre/co-requisites.

Possible Career Opportunities


In order to review a listing of possible career opportunities available upon completion of this program, please visit the VA Wizard at https://www.vawizard.org/vccs/Main.action.

Semester Total Credits 16/17


Semester Total Credits 17/18


Summer I


Semester Total Credits 3


Fall II


Semester Total Credits 14/15


Spring II


  • Social Science (3 credits) 1
  • IND 297 - Cooperative Education (6 credits)
  • Approved Elective (3 credits) 3,4
  • Approved Elective (3 credits) 3,4

Semester Total Credits 15


Total Minimum Credits 65/68


1Select from ECO 201 , PSY 200 , HIS 101 , HIS 102 , HIS 111 , HIS 112 , HIS 121  and HIS 122 .
2TNCC students who are not apprentices at Newport News Shipbuilding are required to enroll in MEC 100 .
3Electives may be selected from ETR, MEC, IND, MAR, PHY 202 , PHY 199 (lab), MTH 240 , MEC 113 , or ELE 239 .
4Total credits for this degree must equal a minimum of 65 credits.

5Recommended courses to meet requirements are listed under General Education and Wellness Courses .

Program Information (SET)


For additional information about this program visit the Science, Engineering, and Technology Division webpage, stop by room 321 Hastings Hall, phone 757-825-2898, or email stemoffice@tncc.edu.