Engineering Technology

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Model Degree Plans

Construction Management

Fall 2013 - Current

These plans are to be used as guides and not to supersede University catalog requirements.

Semester One

  • CSTM 132, Construction Laboratory (2 s.h.)
  • ENG 180, College Writing I (3 s.h.)
  • ET 105, Engineering Graphics (3 s.h.)
  • Human Well Being (1 s.h.)
  • GEOL 110, Introduction to the Earth (4 s.h.)
  • MATH 123, Modeling with Mathematical Functions (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester Two

  • CSTM 232, Construction Systems (3 s.h.)
  • STAT 171, General Elementary Statistics (3 s.h.)
  • Fine Arts Course (3 s.h.)
  • Human Well Being (2 s.h.)
  • PHYS 150, Energy and the Environment (4 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Three

  • ENG 280, College Writing II (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 334, Construction Concepts (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 230, Construction Documents and Plan Reading (3 s.h.)
  • ACCT 200, Introduction to Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 236, Surveying for Construction (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Four

  • COMM 241, Introduction to Public Speaking or COMM 242, Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3 s.h.)
  • Directed Construction Management Elective (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 260, Construction Statics and Strength of Materials (3 s.h.)
  • ECON 100, Introduction to Economics; ECON 231, Principles of Macroeconomics; or ECON 232, Principles of Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Five

  • Humanities (3 s.h.)
  • Directed Construction Management Elective (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 301, Residential Architectural Design (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 320, Professional Preparation in Engineering Technology (2 s.h.)
  • Any Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester Six

  • CSTM 345, Construction Scheduling (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 337, Electrical and Mechanical Systems (3 s.h.)
  • Multicultural Studies (3 s.h.)
  • MGT 349, Principles of Management (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Semester Seven

  • CSTM 493, Internship (9 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 9

Semester Eight

  • CSTM 433, Legal Aspects of Construction (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 430, Construction Estimating (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 460, Soils and Foundations for Construction (3 s.h.)
  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Semester Nine

  • CSTM 448, Construction Occupational Safety and Health (3 s.h.)
  • CSTM 432, Construction Management (3 s.h.)
  • Humanities and Fine Arts (3 s.h.)
  • Elective - Upper Division (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Total Semester Hours: 120

Engineering Technology

Fall 2013 - Current

These plans are to be used as guides and not to supersede University catalog requirements. The Model Degree Plan will differ for students at Quad Cities campus. Consult your Academic Advisor for details.

Semester One

  • Human Well Being (1 s.h.)
  • ET 105, Engineering Graphics (3 s.h.)
  • CHEM 101, General Ghemistry I (4 s.h.)
  • STAT 171, General Elementary Statistics (3 s.h.)
  • ET 241, Manufacturing Processes (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester Two

  • Elective (Depending on Math placement) (3 s.h.)
  • ENG 180, College Writing I (3 s.h.)
  • ECON 100, Introduction to Economics; ECON 231, Principles of Macroeconomics; or ECON 232, Principles of Microeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • ET 207, Geometric Modeling (3 s.h.)
  • ET 261, Machine Tool Production (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Three

  • ENG 280, College Writing II (3 s.h.)
  • PHYS 114, Applied Physics (4 s.h.)
  • Math 129, Precalculus Trigonometry (3 s.h.)
  • ET 344, Cost Reduction Practices (3 s.h.)
  • ET 446, Material Science (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester Four

  • Fine Arts Course (3 s.h.)
  • PHYS 115, Applied Physics (4 s.h.)
  • CS 114, Introduction to Computer Science (3 s.h.)
  • ET 356, Introduction to Power Systems (3 s.h.)
  • ET 367, Computer Numerical Controlled Machining (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester Five

  • MGT 349, Principles of Management (3 s.h.)
  • ET 345, Quality Engineering (3 s.h.)
  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • ET 477, Programmable Control and Data Acquisition (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Semester Six

  • HRM 353, Human Resource Management (3 s.h.)
  • ET 448, Industrial and Construction Occupational Safety and Health (3 s.h.)
  • ET 468, Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Machining (3 s.h.)
  • Human Well Being (2 s.h.)
  • Humanities (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester Seven

  • ET 493, Internship (9 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 9

Semester Eight

  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • OM 352, Operations Management (3 s.h.)
  • ET 482, Parametric Modeling (3 s.h.)
  • ET 481, Robotics Systems (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Semester Nine

  • Multicultural Studies (3 s.h.)
  • Humanities and Fine Arts (3 s.h.)
  • COMM 241, Introduction to Public Speaking or COMM 242, Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3 s.h.)
  • ET 403, Design and Prototype Development (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Total Semester Hours: 120

Graphic Communication

Fall 2013 - Current

These plans are to be used as guides and not to supersede University catalog requirements.

Semester One

  • GCOM 211, Introduction to Graphic Communication (3 s.h.)
  • Human Well Being (2 s.h.)
  • ENG 180, College Writing I (3 s.h.)
  • Human Well Being (1 s.h.)
  • Humanities (3 s.h.)
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Two

  • GCOM 217, Introduction to Electronic Publishing (3 s.h.)
  • Graphic Communication Support Course (3 s.h.)
  • Fine Arts Courses (3 s.h.)
  • Any Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Three

  • ENG 280, College Writing II (3 s.h.)
  • GCOM 312, Introduction to Digital Image Manipulation (3 s.h.)
  • Lab Science for General Education (4 s.h.)
  • Humanities and Fine Arts Requirement (3 s.h.)
  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester Four

  • Social Sciences (3 s.h.)
  • GCOM 313, Introduction to Graphic Illustration (3 s.h.)
  • GCOM 320, Professional Preparation in Graphic Communication (3 s.h.)
  • Graphic Communication Support Course (3 s.h.)
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Five

  • ENG 381, Technical Communication (3 s.h.)
  • Graphic Communication Directed Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Any Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Minor - Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Minor - Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester Six

  • GCOM 417, Advanced Electronic Publishing (3 s.h.)
  • Graphic Communication Directed Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Minor - Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Minor - Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Semester Seven

  • GCOM 493, Internship (9 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 9

Semester Eight

  • Graphic Communication Directed Elective (3 s.h.)
  • COMM 241, Introduction to Public Speaking or COMM 242, Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3 s.h.)
  • Minor - Upper Division (3 s.h.)
  • Multicultural Studies (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Semester Nine

  • Graphic Communication Directed Elective (3 s.h.)
  • Elective - Upper Division (3 s.h.)
  • Elective - Upper Division (3 s.h.)
  • Minor - Upper Division (3 s.h.)
  • Total Semester Hours: 12

Total Semester Hours: 120