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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Technical Studies, Specialization in Engineering Technology (718-04) Associate of Applied Science Degree

Purpose: Developed with support of business and industry, this degree combines all the areas of knowledge demanded of the new engineering technician. Graduates have a broad skill base that is desirable in a variety of employment opportunities.

Course Offering: Primarily at the Hampton Campus both daytime and evening. Some classes are offered in distance and hybrid format.

Special Notes: Virginia Peninsula does not provide a cooperative education internship for students.

Possible Career Opportunities

In order to review a listing of possible career opportunities available upon completion of this program, please visit the VA Wizard at https://www.vawizard.org/vccs/Main.action.

Semester Total Credits 16

Semester Total Credits 14/15

Semester Total Credits 3

Semester Total Credits 14/15

Semester Total Credits 15

Total Minimum Credits 65/69

1Approved elective credits should not exceed 13 credits.

Students who are not apprentices at Newport News Shipbuilding are required to enroll in MEC 100 .



Program Information (STEM)

For additional information about this program visit the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics webpage, stop by room 321 Hastings Hall, phone 757-825-2898, or email stemoffice@vpcc.edu.