Engineering Technology - Automation Advanced Manufacturing Option, A.S.

Engineering Technology - Automation Advanced Manufacturing Option, A.S.

Communications Area CH
 •+*ENC1101, English I 3
 +*ENC1102, English Composition II 3
Humanities Area 3
Visual and Performing Arts See General Education Requirement 
Philosophy/Religion See General Education Requirement 
Literature See General Education Requirement 
Mathematics Area
 •+*MAC1105, College Algebra 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences •PSY2012 or •SYG2000, Psychology/Sociology 3
Major Courses
 #EET1084C, Introduction to Electronics 3
 +#ETD1320, AutoCAD 3
 #ETI1701, Industrial Safety 3
 #ETI2110, Intro to Quality Assurance 3
 #ETI1411, Manufacturing Processes I 3
 #ETI2001C, Applied Mechanics 3
 Automation & Advanced Manufacturing Option (27 hrs.)This track specializes in automation, robotics, and process control with emphasis on computer-controlled systems for industrial manufacturing, system integration, instrumentation, simulation, and animatronics. The program skills used for careers in manufacturing, theme park industries, military applications, water filtration and purification plants, and much more. Graduates are prepared to work as controls engineers, system integrators, robotic technicians, industrial programmers, process control engineers, field service technicians, simulation technicians, industrial sales engineers, and industrial maintenance technicians. 
 +#EET1035C, AC/DC Circuits 4
 +#CET1112C, Digital Circuits 4
 +#ETS1112C, Industrial Electronics 4
 +#ETS2542C, Programmable Logic Controllers 3
 +#ETS2535C, Process Control & Instrumentation 3
 +#ETS2700C, Electro-Hydraulics & Pneumatics 3
 Choose two of the following:+#EET2280C, Data Acquisition & Control Systems+ETS2606C, Robotics#EET2214C, LabVIEW Instrumentation+#ETS2511C, Motors & Motion Control 6

• 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 (
Chair, Business and Technology
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 102

Nancy Berdanier (
Administrative Assistant
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103