Sep 23, 2018  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Degree Map: Engineering Technology AAS, Geographic Information Systems Option


This degree map provides you with the semester-by-semester course sequencing to complete this degree in two years as a full-time student.  To earn this degree, you must achieve a grade point average of 2.0 (‘C’) as a minimum on all coursework required for the degree and a minimum grade of ‘C’ on all GIS courses.

Note the Milestones below each semester.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for degree completion. 

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
CSCI 1203 - Computer Concepts and Applications   3
Computer Information Systems Requirement.  Select from one of the following courses:
CSYS 1133 - Oracle: Introduction to SQL  
CSYS 1203 - Introduction to Computer Programming  
3
ENGT 2462 - Project Engineering and Management   2
GIS 2344 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems   4
GIS 2354 - Computer Cartography   4
Total Credit Hours 16

Milestones

  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteeer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Second Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
DRFT 1324 - Engineering Drawing with CAD   4
ENGL 1113 - Composition I   3
GIS 2373 - GIS Data Acquisition and Management   3
GIS 2383 - Advanced Geographic Information Systems   3
MATH 1513 - Precalculus I (A)   3
Total Credit Hours 16

Milestones

  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Visit Career Services by your 20th credit hour to explore career opportunities associated with this degree.

Third Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
General Education Communication Requirement.  Select from one of the following courses:
COMM 1113 - Public Speaking  
ENGL 1213 - Composition II  
ENGL 2333 - Technical/Professional Writing  
ENGL 2343 - Business Communication I  
3
DRFT 1363 - Civil Drafting and Design   3
HIST 1483 - U.S. History 1492 to the Civil War Era  or HIST 1493 - U.S. History - Civil War Era to the Present   3
GIS 2393 - Geographic Information Systems Practicum   3
MATH 1613 - Precalculus II (A)   3
Total Credit Hours 15

Milestones

  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check.
  • Visit Career Services to build your resume.

Fourth Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
BUSN 1053 - Introduction to Business   3
GEOG 1014 - Geography (Physical) (L)   4
POLS 1113 - American Federal Government   3
SURV 1324 - Surveying I   4
Total Credit Hours 14

Milestones

  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status. 
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.