Manufacturing Engineering Technology is an Associate Degree with the opportunity to complete a UW-Stout Bachelor's Degree at NWTC Green Bay. Students following the study plan below will complete the Manufacturing Engineering Technology associate degree in the number of semesters shown.
10-623-170 Engineering Materials - Intro
10-801-136 English Composition 1
10-804-197 College Algebra & Trig w Apps
10-806-135 College Chemistry
* 10-890-101 College 101
10-620-170 Robotics - Introduction to
10-623-171 Polymer Composite Processes
10-623-175 Casting and Joining Processes
10-623-166 Manufacturing Engr Internship
10-420-170 Material Removal/Forming
10-606-126 Geometric Dimension/Toleran
10-606-157 Solidworks Fund and Drawings
10-806-286 NWTC Calculus Based Physics 1
10-809-172 Intro to Diversity Studies
10-809-198 Intro to Psychology
10-420-168 Computer Aided Manufacturing
10-623-167 Engineering Economy
10-623-169 Lean Manufacturing Systems 1
10-623-173 Engineering Mechanics
10-664-102 Automation 3: PLC
10-664-103 Automation 4: PLC
10-664-104 Automation 5: PLC
*The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements.
The following UW-Stout courses are required for Bachelor of Science Degree completion:
SUMMER AFTER SEMESTER FOUR
MATH-250 Differential Equations/Linear Alg (3 credit)
MFGE-275 Thermodynamics/Heat Transfer (2 credit)
CHEM-341 Chemistry of Materials (4 credit)
MECH-294 Mechanics of Material (3 credit)
PHYS-282 University Physics II (5 credit)
MFGE-391 Fluid Mechanics (WINTRM)(2 credit)
ELEC-290 Circuits & Devices (4 credit)
STAT-330 Probability & Statics (3 credit)
INMGT-422 Quality Engineering (3 credit)
SUMMER AFTER SEMESTER SIX
GEN ED Humanities (3 credit)
MFGE-351 Mfg. Process Engineering I (3 credit)
INMGT-435 Facilities/Matl Handling (WINTRM) (2 credit)
MFGE-396 Electrical Control Theory (2 credit)
MFGE-405 Capstone I: Product/Syst. Design (3 credit)
MFGE-441 Design of Jigs/Fixtures/Tooling (3 credit)
SUMMER AFTER SEMESTER SEVEN
GEN ED English Comp 2 (3 credit)
GEN ED Social Responsibility/Ethical Reasoning (3 credit)
MFGE-440 Design/Simulation Mfg. Systems (3 credit)
MFGE-410 Capstone II: Mfg. Syst. Design (3 credit)
GEN ED Humanities (Digital Photography) (3 credit)
GEN ED Contemporary Issues(Cont Am Society) (3 credit)
MFGE-416 Vision Systems (1 credit)
MFGE-52 Mfg. Process Engineering II (3 credit)
For further detail, go to: http://www.nwtc.edu/academics/ProgTeamSites/manufacturingengineering/Pages/home.aspx
These courses provide an opportunity for students to develop the knowledge, skills, and understanding required for employment in this field.
10-420-168 COMPUTER AIDED MANUFACTURING ...effects of product mix and demand patterns on manufacturing system design and selection of process control methods. Introductions to quick changeover strategies, reprogrammable automation, numerical control, robotics and other computerized processing techniques. (Prerequisites: 10-623-172, Material Removal/Form; 10-606-126, Geometric Dimensioning/Tolerance)
10-420-170 MATERIAL REMOVAL AND FORMING PROCESSES ...machine tool concepts providing an operational knowledge of machining and metal forming processes. Analysis and application of primary and secondary processing methods for the manufacture of products. Measurement principles and practice applied to inspection and process control. Development of process designs appropriate for product specifications. (Prerequisite: 10-623-170, Engineering Materials-Intro)
10-606-113 CAD (COMPUTER AIDED DRAFTING) ...computer aided drafting using AutoCAD software focusing on template settings; creating and manipulating layers; basic drawing, editing, and inquiry commands; blocks and attributes; and plotting. (Corequisites: 10-607-119, Intro to Civil Engineering Technology OR 10-606-119, Technical Sketching OR 10-614-113, 2D Essentials)
10-606-126 GEOMETRIC DIMENSIONING/TOLERANCING ...review of standard dimensioning, datums, material condition symbols, tolerances of form and profile, tolerances of orientation and run out, location tolerances and virtual condition. [Prerequisites: 10-606-113, CAD; OR 10-606-157, Solidworks Fund and Drawings OR (10-606-162, Solidworks Fundamentals; and 10-606-163, Solidworks Intermediate; and 10-606-164, Solidworks Assemblies/Draw)]
10-606-157 SOLIDWORKS FUNDAMENTALS AND DRAWINGS ...terminology, software operation and interface basics, creating basic models, creating casting and forging models, revolved features, Solidworks drawing environment and fully dimensioned orthographic drawings. (Corequisite: 10-606-119, Sketching-Technical, OR 10-614-113, 2D Essentials Sketching-Technical; Prerequisite: Familiarity with Windows file management)
10-620-170 ROBOTICS - INTRODUCTION TO ...introductory study of the application, operation, programming and troubleshooting of industrial robots.
10-623-166 MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING INTERNSHIP ..the application of theory, skills, and techniques in the manufacturing engineering profession. (Prerequisite: instructor approval)
10-623-167 ENGINEERING ECONOMY ...using source and application of funds; cost control, valuation, depreciation, replacement theory and taxation to analyze and assist in making management decisions. (Prerequisites: 10-804-197, College Algebra & Trig w Apps OR 10-804-195, College Algebra w/Apps AND 10-804-196, Trigonometry w/ Apps; proficiency with advanced functions of Excel strongly recommended)
10-623-169 LEAN MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS 1 ...introduction to production/operations management and lean manufacturing system design for engineers. Emphasis is given to analysis and design of production systems, facility layout, and globalization. (Prerequisites: 10-804-197, College Algebra & Trig w Apps OR 10-804-195, College Algebra w/Apps AND 10-804-196, Trigonometry w/ Apps)
10-623-170 ENGINEERING MATERIALS - INTRO ...exposure to engineering materials, their properties, and behavior. Topics will include: material types, material testing, mechanical properties, heat treatment and materials selection. (Prerequisites: 10-806-135, College Chemistry; 10-804-197, College Algebra & Trig w Apps OR 10-804-195, College Algebra w Apps AND 10-804-196, Trigonometry w Apps)
10-623-171 POLYMER AND COMPOSITE PROCESSES ...polymer materials and properties, material testing, product design and evaluation, processing methods, machine setup and operation. Course requirements include a trip to UW-Stout for lab work. (Prerequisite: 10-623-170, Engineering Materials-Intro)
10-623-173 ENGINEERING MECHANICS ...force systems and equilibrium in two and three dimensions, free body diagrams, trusses, frames, friction, kinematic analysis of particle and rigid body translation, rotation, and general plane motion, force-acceleration analysis, work-energy analysis, impulse momentum analysis, impact, damped and undamped vibrations, and forced vibrations. (Prerequisite: 10-806-286, Calculus Based Physics 1)
10-623-175 CASTING AND JOINING PROCESSES...welding of metals, ceramic and plastic. Brazing and soldering of appropriate metals, setup and operate welding equipment. Thermal effects and destructive testing. Evaluation of adhesives and mechanical fasteners. Welding codes and ASTM standard comparative processing cost. (Prerequisite: 10-623-170, Engineering Materials-Intro)
10-664-102 AUTOMATION 3: PLC ...basic programmable logic controller programming and troubleshooting.
10-664-103 AUTOMATION 4: PLC ...troubleshooting a PLC system, applying Event Sequencing, developing PLC applications, applying timer instructions and counter instructions. (Corequisite: 10-664-102, Automation 3: PLC)
10-664-104 AUTOMATION 5: PLC ...application, troubleshooting, and implementation of program control, math and data move instructions, analog I/O modules, and producing a PLC program from specification. (Corequisite: 10-664-103, Automation 4: PLC)
10-804-181 CALCULUS 2 ...continuation of Calculus I covering integration techniques, indeterminate forms, improper integrals, techniques of integration, applications to the physical sciences, first order linear differential equations, Infinite series including Maclaurin, Taylor, and Fourier. (Prerequisite: 10-804-198, Calculus I with a "C" or better)
10-806-135 COLLEGE CHEMISTRY ...covers measurement, chemical nomenclature, chemical reactions and stoichiometry, atomic structure, gas laws, thermochemistry, chemical bonding and solution chemistry. (Prerequisite: One year of high school Chemistry with lab component within the past 5 years with a "B" or better OR 10-806-134, General Chemistry with a "C" or better within the past 5 years. Corequisite: 10-804-197, College Algebra and Trig w/Apps, OR 10-804-195, College Algebra w/Apps AND 10-804-196, Trigonometry w/Apps or equivalent.)
10-801-136 ENGLISH COMPOSITION 1 ...learners develop knowledge/skills in planning, organizing, writing, editing. Students will also analyze audience/purpose, use elements of research, format documents using standard guidelines, and develop critical reading skills. (Prerequisite: Accuplacer-Sentence Skills =75 AND Accuplacer-Reading =55 OR ACT-English =16 AND ACT Reading =15 OR 77-851-759; BE Communication Prep IIB OR 10-831-103, Intro to College Writing with "C" or better OR equivalent) 3 cr.
10-804-197 COLLEGE ALGEBRA & TRIGONOMETRY WITH APPLICATIONS …those skills needed for success in Calculus and many application areas on a baccalaureate level. Topics include the real and complex number systems, polynomials, exponents, radicals, solving equations and inequalities (linear and nonlinear), relations and functions, systems of equations and inequalities (linear and nonlinear), matrices, graphing, conic sections, sequences and series, combinatories, and the binomial theorem. (Prerequisites: Accuplacer-CM=63 or ACT-Math 24 or 10-804-118, Intermediate Alg w/ Apps with "C" or better AND Accuplacer Reading=55 or ACT Reading=15 or 10-838-105, Introduction to Reading & Study Skills with "C" or better OR equivalent) 5 cr.
10-890-101 COLLEGE 101 ...develops tools and strategies that support success in college. Focuses on study skills, college resources, goal setting, time management, and learning styles. Introduces concepts for self assessing learning and completing an Exit Assessment that provides evidence that learning took place. Students should take this course prior to or during the first semester of their programs. 1 cr.
10-801-198 SPEECH ...fundamentals of effective oral presentation to small and large groups: topic selection, audience analysis, methods of organization, research, structuring evidence and support, delivery techniques, and the listening process. (Prerequisite: Accuplacer- Reading =55 and Accuplacer Sentence Skills=60 OR ACT Reading =15 and ACT English=16 OR 10-838-105, Intro to Reading & Study Skills or 10-831-103, Intro to College Writing with "C" or better OR equivalent) 3 cr.
10-804-198 CALCULUS 1 ...analyze and graph algebraic expressions, especially conic sections. Develop an intuitive understanding of limits, derivatives and integrals. Apply the derivative and the integral to certain physical problems. (Prerequisites: Accuplacer-CM=103 and Accuplacer Reading=55 OR ACT-Math 28 and ACT Reading=15 OR 10-804-195, College Algebra with Apps AND 10-804-196, Trigonometry with Apps with "C" or better OR 10-804-197, College Algebra & Trig w/ Apps with "C" or better) 4 cr.
10-806-286 NWTC CALCULUS BASED PHYSICS 1 ...students will develop a conceptual understanding of physics, as they explore the theoretical and experimental treatment of mechanics, material properties, fluids, heat, sound, and wave motion. Critical thinking and sound problem solving skills are stressed throughout the course. (Prerequisite: 10-804-198 Calculus 1) 5 cr.
10-809-172 INTRO TO DIVERSITY STUDIES...basic American values of justice and equality by teaching vocabulary, history of immigration/conquest, transcultural communication, legal liability, multicultural majority/minority relations, ageism, sexism, gender, sexual orientation, the disabled/ADA. (Prerequisite: Accuplacer-Sentence Skills= 60 AND Accuplacer-Reading =55 OR ACT-English =16 AND ACT Reading =15 OR 10-838-105, Intro to Reading & Study Skills or 10-831-103, Intro to College Writing w/ a "C" or better OR equivalent) 3 cr.
10-809-198 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY ...survey of theoretical foundations of human behavior such as sensation and perception, motivation, emotions, learning, personality, psychological disorders, therapy, stress, and human diversity in personal, social and vocational settings. (Prerequisite: Accuplacer-Sentence Skills= 60 AND Accuplacer-Reading =55 OR ACT-English =16 AND ACT Reading =15 OR 10-838-105, Intro to Reading & Study Skills or 10-831-103, Intro to College Writing w/ a "C" or better OR equivalent) 3 cr.