Unmanned Vehicle Systems Operations, A.S.

Unmanned Vehicle Systems Operations, A.S.

Communications Area CH
•+*ENC1101, English I 3
Humanities Area
See General Education Requirement 3
Mathematics Area
•+*MAC1105, College Algebra 3
Natural Sciences Area
Physical Science See General Education Requirement 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences •PSY2012, Psychology 3
Major Courses
+ENC2210, Technical Writing 3
CGS1570, Microcomputer Applications 3
#EET1084C, Introduction to Electronics 3
+#ASC2560, Unmanned Vehicles and Systems 1
+#ASC2560L, Unmanned Vehicles and Systems Lab 2
+#*ASC2561, Unmanned Vehicles and Systems Operations 1
+#ASC2561L, Unmanned Vehicles and Systems Operations Lab 2
+*ATT1100, Private Pilot Ground School 3
+*ATT1101, Private Pilot Applications 3
*GIS2040, Introduction to Geographic Information Systems 3
*GIS2030, Fundamentals of Remote Sensing 3
+COP1000, Introduction to Programming Logic 3
+COP2224, Introduction to C++ Programming 3
#ETS1603, Introduction to Robotics 3
+#*ETS2604, Robotics Applications 1
+#ETS2604L, Robotics Applications Lab (Capstone) 2
Choose 8 elective credits from courses listed below:
COP2250, Introduction to Java Programming 3
+DIG2200, Digital Video Fundamentals 2
+DIG2200L, Digital Video Fundamentals Lab 1
ETD2371C, Introduction to 3D Printing 3
#*ASC2564, Unmanned Vehicle Systems Security 3
+*ASC2949, Unmanned Systems Practicum 1-3



• General Education Core.

+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.

# Applies only to A.S. degree and certificate programs.

= PSAV course.

* Minimum grade of "C" required.


Gulf Coast’s Division of Business and Technology is located in the Advanced Technology Center on the Panama City, Florida campus. Contact the division office for questions related to your educational goals. For questions regarding program requirements, please contact your advisor. Please direct lab- and class-specific questions to the instructor for your class.

Business and Technology Division
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103
5230 West Highway 98
Panama City, FL 32401-1058
Fax: 850-767-8084 

Business and Technology Division Website

Our faculty and staff are ready to answer questions about your program requirements and next steps.

Melanie Boyd (mboyd@gulfcoast.edu)
Chair, Business and Technology
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 102

Nancy Berdanier (nberdanie@gulfcoast.edu)
Administrative Assistant
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103

Business & Technology Faculty

Name Title Phone Email
Antonio Adessi Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5887 aadessi@gulfcoast.edu
Kim Allan Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4022 kallan@gulfcoast.edu
Paul Ashman Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5852 pashman@gulfcoast.edu
Melanie Boyd Professor (850) 872-3839 ext. 3839 mboyd@gulfcoast.edu
Christy Cole Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2842 ccole@gulfcoast.edu
Denise Crider Instructor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2848 dcrider@gulfcoast.edu
Erika Goines Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5886 egoines@gulfcoast.edu
Emmanuel Hernandez Agosto Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2845 ehernand3@gulfcoast.edu
Matthew Herndon Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2846 mherndon@gulfcoast.edu
Alan Jeffries Instructor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4051 ajeffries@gulfcoast.edu
Scott Kirkman Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 6037 skirkman@gulfcoast.edu
Jose Lopez-Baquero Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4012 jlopezbaq@gulfcoast.edu
Wendy Payne Professor (850) 872-3876 ext. 3876 wpayne@gulfcoast.edu
Tonitta Sauls Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5090 tsauls@gulfcoast.edu
Tracy Sewell Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4826 tsewell@gulfcoast.edu
Stephen Withall (850) 769-1551 ext. 4019 swithall@gulfcoast.edu
Karen Works Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4018 kworks1@gulfcoast.edu