Department of Agricultural Engineering

 
Agricultural Engineering A.A.S. Program

2003-2004 Curriculum

College General Education Requirements*

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MATH Mathematics** (as advised) 3
PHYS 107 Introductory Physics 4
   or
CHEM Chemistry (as advised)
  or
BIOL Biology (as advised)
SOCS Social Science 6
ENGL English (as advised) 6
Electives General Education Elective 1
  Total (General Education) 20
Required Courses

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

AGEN 100 Equipment Care and Maintenance 3
AGEN 105 Principles of Farm Machinery 2
AGEN 110 Small Power Equipment 2-3
   or
DTEC 150 Diesel Systems
AGEN 115 Agricultural Engineering Industry Overview 1
AGEN 125 Rural and Residential Electrification 3-4
   or
DTEC 125 Diesel Electronics
CITA 100 Introduction to Computer Concepts and Applications 2
AGEN 140 Welding 3
   or
AUTO 102 Metals
AGEN 210 Advanced Small Power Equipment 3
DTEC 250 Mechanical Injection Systems 3
AGEN 260 Hydraulics 4
AGEN 300 Internship in Agricultural Engineering 4-5
  or
AGEN 270 Tractor Overhaul and Repair
CAD 181-2 Computer-Aided Design/Drafting 3
  or
MECH 101 Machine Tools
AGBS 100 Agricultural Economics 3
   or
AGBS 210 Farm Management
  or
ACCT 100 Accounting Information and Management Decisions
  Total Required 35-38
Electives (a minimum of 9 credits from the following)

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

AGEN 145 Agricultural Building Systems 3
    or
RESC 130 Light Framing
AGEN 135 Construction Surveying 3
    or
NATR 142 Plane Surveying
AGEN 120 Water Supply and Sanitation 2
AUTO 260 Automotive Air Conditioning 1-3
   or
AGEN 320 Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
DTEC 350 Advanced Diesel Fuel Systems 3
Campus-wide Electives
(a minimum of 3 credits from the following or any other course on campus)
PHYS 127 General Physics I 4
CHEM 121 General College Chemistry I 4
BIOL 120 General Biology I 4
ENSC 102 Botany I 3
AGRO 210 Field Crops 3
AGRO 310 Pasture Management and Forages Production 3
SOCS 222 Rural Studies 3
AGEN 240 Advanced Welding 2
PHYS 108 Introductory Physics II 4
PHYS 128 General Physics II 4
CHEM 122 General College Chemistry II 4
BIOL 121 General Biology II 4
AGRO 110 Soil Science 3
AGBS 230 Agricultural Business Management 3
AGEN 103 Equipment Operation 3
AUTO 177 Business and Personnel Management 3
*May satisfy SUNY general education requirements.
**Math Proficiency: Demonstrated proficiency through MATH 102 (Algebra and Trigonometry II) is required for this program.
 

Sample Study Plan

FIRST YEAR 

Fall Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

AGEN 100 Equipment Care and Maintenance 3
AGEN 105 Principles of Farm Machinery 2
AGEN 145 Agricultural Building Systems 3
   or
RESC 130 Light Framing
CITA 100 Introduction to Computer Concepts and Applications 2
GNED 102 Practical Study Skills 1
MATH Mathematics (as advised)* 3
AGEN 110 Small Power Equipment 2-3
   or
DTEC 150 Diesel Systems
AGEN 115 Agricultural Engineering Industry Overview 1
  Total (Fall Semester) 17

 Spring Semester

AGEN or DTEC Elective (as advised) 3
AGEN 125 Residential Electrification 3-4
   or
DTEC 125 Diesel Electronics
AGEN 210 Advanced Small Power Equipment 3
AGEN 140 Welding 3
   or
AUTO 102 Metals
PHYS 107 Introductory Physics 4-3
   or
CHEM Chemistry (as advised)
   or
BIOL Biology (as advised)
SOCS Social Science 3
  Total (Spring Semester) 16-18
SECOND YEAR 

 Fall Semester

AGEN 260 Hydraulics 4
ACCT 100 Accounting Information and Management Decisions 3
   or
AGBS 100 Agricultural Economics
   or
AGBS 210 Farm Management
AUTO 260 Automotive Air Conditioning 1-3
   or
AGEN 320 Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
DTEC 250 Mechanical Injection Systems 3
ENGL English (as advised) 3
  Total (Fall Semester) 14-16
Spring Semester 
AGEN 300 Internship in Agricultural Engineering 4-5
  or
AGEN 270 Tractor Overhaul and Repair
DTEC 350 Advanced Diesel Fuel Systems 3
CAD 181-2 Computer-Aided Design/Drafting 3
  or
MECH 101 Machine Tools
ENGL English (as advised) 3
SOCS Social Science (as advised) 3
  Total (Spring Semester) 16-17
*Demonstrated proficiency through MATH 102 Algebra & Trigonometry II is required for this program.

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