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$ 12,922
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Sioux City Campus
This program qualifies for the Future Ready Iowa Last Dollar Scholarship. Students enrolled in high-demand programs may qualify for additional financial assistance. To be eligible, interested students MUST fill out a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).
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Program Description

This program provides students with the opportunity to enter the engineering technology field as a drafter, designer, or various other positions within an engineering or manufacturing design team. The program of study includes computer-assisted drafting, design engineering practices, and mechanical design. Students will be exposed to basic metallurgy, material identification, material strengths and proper manufacturing procedures related to machining and manufacturing.


Greg Strong, BS, BA, Division Chair Ext. 1480 Room B109
Tom Helzer Ext. 1373 Room L415

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
DRF 113 Fundamentals of Technical Drafting 3
MFG 286 Job Planning, Benchwork and Layout (NIMS) 3
CAD 267 Two-Dimensional (2-D) I 3
CAD 269 CAD Two-Dimensional (2-D) II 3
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
CAD 277 3-D Dimensional (3-D) Modeling I 3
CAD 279 CAD 3-Dimensional (3-D) Modeling II 3
CAD 285 Computer Aided Drafting for Industry 4
MFG 141 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 2
COM 753 Technical Communications 3
CSC 110 Introduction to Computers 3
PSY 102 Human & Work Relations 3
MAT 777 Applied Algebra/Trigonometry 3
MFG 206 Manufacturing Processes I 3
MFG 322 Introduction to CAD/CAM 3
EGT 410 PLTW - Principles of Engineering 3
MFG 125 Intro to Automation 4
MFG 542 Machine Design 3
EGT 151 Virtual Reality for Manufacturing 3
MFG 148 Manufacturing Design 4
EGT 159 Statics & Structural Design 4
EGT 169 Mechanism & Motion 4



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4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400