academics

Marine

Marine Technology Degree

DESCRIPTION

The Marine Technology program concentrates on recreational marine equipment; including outboards, inboards, inboard/outboards, engines, and diagnostic equipment.  Students become knowledgeable in the maintenance and repair of internal combustion engines and drive systems through classroom and lab experience.

In addition to the mechanical aspects, students learn basic marina operations, safety management, uses of marine products, customer relations, and communications.

Opportunities for marine technicians are found in coastal and lakeside communities.  Graduates will find employment as inboard drive, or outboard technicians.  Many other opportunities in the recreational off-road vehicle market; such as motorcycle and snowmobile technician are also available.

MARINE TECHNOLOGY DEGREE

 

First Year
Fall Semester

     
Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
ENGL1200L College Composition 3 0 3
MAR1200L Fundamentals of Electricity and Electronics 3 3 4
MAR1220L Basic Service Operations 3 3 4
MAR1250L Marine Technician Fundamentals 3 0 3
ESNT1200L College Essentials 1 0 1
  Total 13 6 15
 

First Year
Spring Semester

     
Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
MAR1230L Outboard Engine Service I 3 3 4
MAR1240L Starting, Ignition, and Charging Systems 3 3 4
  English Elective 3 0 3
  Social Science Elective 3 0 3
  Mathematics Elective 3 0 3
  Total 15 6 17
 

First Year
Summer Semester

     
Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
MAR1703L Independent Study 3 0 3
  Total 3 0 3
 

Second Year
Fall Semester

     
Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
MAR2230L Inboard Engine Service 3 6 5
MAR2310L Outboard Engine Service II 3 4 4
  Humanities/Fine Arts/Foreign Language Elective 3 0 3
  Science Elective 3 0 3
  Total 14 2 15
 

Second Year
Spring Semester

     
Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
MAR2220L Marina Operations 4 0 4
MAR2250L  Marine Drive Systems and Service 3 6 5
MAR2350L Marine Engine Diagnostics 3 0 3
BUS2520L Introduction to International Business 3 0 3
  Liberal Arts Elective 3 0 3
  Total 13 6 15

Total Credits: 65

MARINE TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE

Course Number Title Lecture Lab Credits
MAR1200L Fundamentals of Electricity and Electronics 3 3 4
MAR1220L Basic Service Operations 3 3 4
MAR1230L Outboard Engine Service I 3 3 4
MAR1240L Starting, Ignition, and Charging Systems 3 3 4
MAR1250L Marine Technician Fundamentals 3 0 3
MAR2230L Inboard Engine Service 3 6 5
MAR2250L Marine Drive Systems and Service 3 6 5
ESNT1200L College Essentials 1 0 1
  Total 22 24 30

Total Credits: 30

Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement

Top