Facebook pixel
Information about Fall 2020 at JCC

Mechanical Technology - Design (A.A.S.)

Study mechanical technology at JCC

This degree program is for students desiring employment in the field of mechanical or industrial engineering technology. Graduates may qualify for positions such as machine, tool, and product designer; industrial laboratory technician; inspector; production control technician; sales, field, or safety technician; CAD operator; and other related positions. Graduates also have the option of transferring to four-year institutions offering the bachelor's degree in mechanical technology.

Students can choose from either the machine tool concentration or the design concentration and must complete all concentration requirements to earn the degree.

Printer-friendly version

Courses

Semester 1

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

MAT 1220: Applied Mathematics for Technology II or

MAT 1590: College Algebra and Trigonometry

4 Mathematical Reasoning

MCT 1240: Engineering Drawing w/AutoCAD

4

MCT 1270: Machine Theory and Operation

3

MCT 1380: Introduction to Solid Modeling

3

PHY 1250: Technical Physics I

4 Scientific Reasoning: Natural Sciences

INT 1555: Inquire

2 Critical and Integrative Reasoning
  • To complete the program in four semesters, students must start in the fall semester at the appropriate level of mathematics. 
  • If the student plans to transfer to a 4-year program, MAT1590 (or higher) should be selected. Students with the appropriate mathematical background may opt for MAT 1600 or MAT 1710.
  • Students with the appropriate background may opt for PHY 1610 or PHY 1710.

Semester 2

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

MAT 1250: Applied Technical Calculus or

MAT 1600: Precalculus (or higher)

4 Mathematical Reasoning

MCT 1250: Statics for Technology

3

MCT 1280: Computer Numerical Control with Machine Tools

3

MCT 2380: Advanced Solid Modeling

3

PHY 1260: Technical Physics II

4

Semester 3

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

CSC 1570: Programming Concepts & Applications

3

Elective

Recommended:

CSC 1510: Introduction to Computer Science or

CSC 1560: Computer Applications I

3-4

ENG 1510: College Composition I

3 College Composition

MCT 2270: Mechanics of Energy Systems

4

Social Sciences Elective

Choose a course that fulfills the Cultural Understanding and/or Global Perspectives Essentials requirements

3 Cultural Understanding Global Perspectives

Semester 4

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

ENG 1530: College Composition II

3 Oral Communication

MCT 2230: Mechanics of Materials

4

MCT 2420: Manufacturing Processes I

3 Applied Learning Values and Ethics

Social Sciences Elective

Recommended:

SOC 1510: Introduction to Sociology

3 Scientific Reasoning: Social Sciences
  • Apply for graduation.