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2018-2019 General Catalog 
  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Oil and Gas Technology with a concentration in Process Technology, AAS


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Program Description

The Associate of Applied Science in Oil and Gas Technology with a concentration in Process Technology program is a 63-semester hour curriculum to prepare students for process operations in refineries, petrochemical, and other related industries. A plan of study, specifically designed to prepare students with both knowledge and laboratory/field experiences, has been developed in cooperation with industry. This program of study will provide graduates with the foundation for a successful career in the process technology industry.

Learning Outcomes

Recipients of an Associate of Applied Science in Oil and Gas Technology with a concentration in Process Technology will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate competent operational ability for basic equipment used in process industries;
  2. Demonstrate the importance of quality, safety, health, and environment to the process industry;
  3. Identify the various process variables (flow, level, pressure, temperature, analytical, etc.) found in a plant and explain how instruments are used to sense, measure, transmit information to the control system;
  4. Demonstrate the ability to identify a problem through monitoring instruments and equipment (collecting data) and communicate effectively;
  5. Perform work functions using knowledge of symbols, process diagrams, and instrumentation.

Specific Degree Information:

Students are encouraged to meet with an academic advisor concerning required courses and sequencing for this degree.

Required Courses for the Associate of Applied Science in Oil and Gas Technology - Process Technology:

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