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Workforce Development Degree

Program Description:
This multi functional program is designed for students to gain a successful career in many of Tulsa’s manufacturing jobs. Automation is 
the lead technology used to control processes in manufacturing circles. Students will receive training in electronics, fluid power, PLCs, and motor control systems that applies to industry needs. Energy and composite material will be introduced with laboratory experiences. This program is also designed to provide upgrade training to those already employed in a manufacturing environment.


Degree Awarded: Associate in Applied Science


For more information, contact:
Business, Information, and Engineering Technologies Division
Northeast: 918-595-7439


General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 20-22


English 6 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
and select one course from the following:
*ENGL 1213 Composition II
*ENGL 2333 Technical/Professional Writing


Mathematics 4-6 hours
*MATH 1454 Technical Mathematics
or the following two courses:
***MATH 1513 College Algebra
***MATH 1613 Plane Trigonometry


Science 4 hours
Select one course from the following:
*PHYS 1114 General Physics I
*PHSC 1114 General Physical Science


Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present


Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 40


Computer Information Systems 3 hours
CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications


Drafting and Design Engineering Technology 3 hours
DRFT 1323 Engineering Drawing with CAD


Electronics Technology 17 hours
*ELET 1212 Introduction to Electricity
*ELET/*ALTE 1223 Hydraulics and Pneumatics
*ELET 1303 DC Circuit Analysis
*ELET 1313 AC Circuit Analysis
*ELET 1503 Programmable Control
*ELET 2533 Automation Control


Controlled Electives 17 hours
*ELET/ALTE 1442 Introduction to Alternative Energy
ELET 2215 Digital Circuits
ENGT 1313 Manufacturing Processes
ENGT 1363 Metallurgy
ENGT/NANT 1463 Composite Material
MGMT 1353 Management Essentials
NCMT 1212 Introduction to Machining
QCTT 1313 Introduction to Quality Control


Total Credit Hours: 60-62
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
***It is highly recommended that students select this course as part of this program.


General education requirements can be found at: www.tulsacc.edu/gened.