Energy Technical Specialist-Nuclear AAS (74 Credits)

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program receive a nationally recognized certificate that is accepted at all nuclear facilities. Graduates of the program will have the skills and knowledge necessary to obtain entry-level employment in the nuclear energy industry.

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Program Notice

This program is currently in the process of being suspended. No new enrollment is being accepted at this time. For questions, please contact Aaron Barker at abarker@sctcc.edu

Suggested Technical Studies Semester I
ETEC1511 DC Electronics 3 Credits
ETEC1512 AC Electronics 3 Credits
ETEC1515 Safety Awareness 2 Credits
RNEW1300 Intro to Trades/Renewable Energy 3 Credits
TECH1552 Basic Metal Joining and Fabrication 2 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester II
ETEC1507 Digital Electronics 3 Credits
ETEC1517 Maintenance Process and Production 2 Credits
ETEC1524 Print Reading and Design 2 Credits
ETEC1528 Maintenance Awareness 2 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester III (Summer)
NUCP2500 Nuclear Energy Fundamentals 3 Credits
NUCP2512 Nuclear Plant In Processing 1 Credits
NUCP2516 Nuclear Plant Electrical Job Shadow 1 Credits
NUCP2520 Nuclear Plant Mechanical Job Shadow 1 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester IV
ETEC2515 Introduction to Process Control 3 Credits
ETEC2521 Mechanical Systems 3 Credits
ETEC2535 Fluid Power and Control 4 Credits
ETEC2543 Programmable Logic Control 3 Credits
NUCP2504 Nuclear Plant Materials and Protection 4 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester V
ETEC2546 Power Plant Technology 4 Credits
ETEC2547 Mechanical Fundamentals for Process Control 3 Credits
ETEC2570 Advanced Mechanical Systems 3 Credits
NUCP2508 Nuclear Plant Operating Systems 4 Credits
General Education
MNTC Goal Area 1 Communication *** ENGL 1302 RECOMMENDED *** 4 Credits
ENGL1308 Stretch Analytical Writing I 3 Credits
AND
ENGL1309 Stretch Analytical Writing II 3 Credits
Choose the above course OR the below course
ENGL1302 Analytical Writing 4 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 10 Environmental Science 4 Credits
ENVR1305 Environmental Science 4 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 3 Physics ** within 10 years ** 4 Credits
PHYS1305 Conceptual Physics 4 Credits
Choose the above course OR the below course
PHYS2300 General Physics I 4 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 4 Mathematics ** within 10 years ** 3 Credits
MATH1300 College Algebra 3 Credits
Estimated cost for books and supplies: $4639

PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice.