Isothermal Community College

Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology - Degree - Mechanical Engineering Track

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills (or) None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAC 114 - Intro to Metrology None 2 4 Fall
EGR 110 - Intro to Engineering None 2 3 Fall
ISC 132 - Manf. Quality Control None 3 5 Fall
MAC 121 - Intro to CNC None 2 2 Fall
MAT 121 - Algebra/Trigonometry (or) Satisfactory placement or DMA 010-060 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 171 - Precalculus/Algebra Satisfactory placement or DMA 010-080 or MAT 121 5 4 Fall
MEC 181 - Intro to CIM None 2 2 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
CIS 110 - Intro to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MEC 231 - Comp-Aided Manufacturing None 3 5 Spring
Social Science Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring
MEC 161 - Manf. Process I None 3 3 Spring
MAT 122 - Algebra/Trigonometry (or) MAT 121 4 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 152 - Statistical Methods I Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 010-050 & DRE 098 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 172 - Pre Calculus Trigonometry MAT 172 5 4 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
HYD 110 - Hydraulics/Pneum. None 3 5 Summer
ISC 121 - Environ Health and Safety None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MEC 232 - Comp-Aided Manufacturing II None 3 5 Spring
Humanities Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement or DRE 096-098 3 3 Spring
DFT 154 - Intro to Solid Modeling None 3 5 Fall
DFT 151 - CAD I None 3 5 Fall
MAC 141 - Machine Tech I None 4 8 Fall


Fifth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 112 - Writing and Research in the Disc (or) ENG 111 3 3 Spring
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
EGR 250 - Statics and Strengths of Matl's MAT 121 or 171 5 7 Fall
MEC 180 - Engineering Matl's None 3 5 Spring
PHY 131 - Physics - Mechanics (or) MAT 121 or 171 4 5 Spring
PHY 151 - College Physics I MAT 171 4 5 Spring


Sixth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
MEC 270 - Machine Design None 4 6 Summer
MEC 271 - Machine Design Project Co-req MEC 270 1 3 Summer


Program contact

Lee Roach

Mechanical Engineering Instructor
Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology
lroach@isothermal.edu
828-395-1628
Applied Sciences 1G


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