Successful completion of this program will help prepare graduates with the knowledge, skills, and ability, to function effectively, either singly or as a member of a team developing a technical project which might involve design, construction, installation, manufacturing, testing, evaluation, research, data, or maintenance.
DEGREES & CERTIFICATES
Associate in Applied Science
At the end of the program, successful students will be able to:
- Apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of the discipline to narrowly defined technological activities.
- Apply their knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to engineering technology problems that require limited application of principles but extensive practical knowledge.
- Conduct standard tests and measurements, collect data, and conduct, analyze, and interpret data and/or experiments.
- Function effectively as a member of a technical team.
- Identify, analyze, and solve narrowly defined engineering technology problems.
- Apply written, oral, and graphical communication in both technical and non-technical environments.
- Identify and use appropriate technical literature such as blueprints and specifications.
- Engage in, and understand the need for, self-directed continuing professional development.
- Address professional and ethical responsibilities, including a respect for diversity; and a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.
- Research, plan, and complete a project, including consideration for processes, budgets, material, and time.
Guy Houser (composites)
Grant Newman (design-PSNS)
Brian Petty (machining)
Ron Raty (design)
Pete Sanchez (design)
Source: 2014-2015 Olympic College Catalog