Nov 30, 2021  
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2020-2021 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Industrial Technology, A.A.S.

Applied Industrial Technology (326)
Associate in Applied Science Degree

This program provides students with a broad range of foundational skills in the areas of Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), Computer Aided Drafting (CAD), computer-aided machining, and automation.  The fundamental principles of mathematics, science, problem-solving, and oral and written communication are incorporated in this program. Computer Numerical Control (CNC) and Three-Dimensional (3D) modeling are integral parts of this program.  Employment opportunities for the graduate include positions as a technician in a variety of industrial settings such as production control, commercial customer support, management support, machine maintenance support, CNC Machinist, CNC Operator/Programmer, Service Representative, and entry-level drafters.  This is a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) program.


Minimum - 62 credits

Third Semester (17/18)

Fourth Semester (16/18)


1  Calculus I and II (MATH 221, MATH 222) OR College Algebra (MATH101) and Trigonometry & Functions (MATH102) may be substituted for Technical Mathematics I and II (MATH 117, MATH 118).

 **NIMS Credentials to satisfy the Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programming (MECH 114) requirements include: Measurement, Materials and Safety (MMS), CNC Milling-Setup/Programming, and CNC Turning-Setup/Programming Level I credentials.

3  Physical Wellness is highly recommended.

 Technical/Business Electives include:  BUSN or CHEM or COMP (excluding COMP 210) or ELEC or MECH or METR or PENG 103 or PHYS.  Note:  Highly recommend Advisor approval.

5  Program advisor must approve choice of technical elective from the areas of computer programming, electronics, drafting, metrology, mechanical technology, or petroleum/natural gas.

6  **NIMS Credentials to satisfy the Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Programming (MECH 115) requirements include:  Measurement, Materials and Safety (MMS), CNC Milling-Setup/Programming, and CNC Turning-Setup/Programming Level 1 and CNC Milling and Turning Level II credentials.

**Butler County Community College does not offer coursework that leads to NIMS certifications.

Note:  Job Readiness (GENL 111) is highly recommended for students in this program during the Sophomore year.