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PRE-ENGINEERING PROGRAM

PROGRAM SUMMARY
Do you enjoy taking things apart and figuring out how they work? Does the idea of creating new ways of doing things intrigue you? Engineering may be your field. The CTE education program trains and certifies students in Computer Numerical Controls (CNC) and robotic programming and repair. Students operate CNC six-axis lathes and program FANUC industrial robots in laboratory sessions. Students will also be introduced to microprocessors, microcontrollers, and the theory and design of logic circuits. 
 
CAREER SNAPSHOT
Engineering Career Opportunities
 
  • Civil Engineer
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Agricultural Engineer
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
 
Salaries will range based on hiring entity, location, and years of experience.
 
INDUSRY CERTIFICATIONS
  • HAAS CNC Operator Class Certificate
  • ISCET (International Society of Certified Electrical Technicians) which includes: Digital Circuitry (optional; cost is $75)
  • FANUC Repair
 
CREDITS
Up to 5 High School credit over two years, Up to 24 Yavapai College in two years
 
**Yavapai College credits lead directly to Associates of Applied Science degree in Pre-Engineering
 
 
 
PRE-ENGINEERING PROGRAM PROGRESSION PLAN
 
 
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Program Information
 
Location:
Yavapai College CTEC
220 Ruger Rd.
Prescott, AZ 86301
 
Class Schedule: Monday – Thursday: 1:15 – 3:45pm plus 1 hour online
 
Grade Level Requirement:
Sophmore – Senior
 
Pre Req Info:
  • Algebra II or concurrent enrollment
  • During year two of program, student needs to be concurrently enrolled or have taken Math 187 – Pre Calculus at Yavapai College (or course equivalent)