Nuclear Power Technology (Operations)

Associate in Applied Science

College Degree Requirements

Prescribed Technical Program52
General Education15
Total Degree Credits67
Plan of Study Grid
Semester ICredits
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements (Fall Only)  
NUPT 101 Overview of Nuclear Energy 2
NUPT 103 Nuclear Mathematical Fundamentals 3
NUPT 105 Classical Physics 4
NUPT 107 Engineering Drawings, Diagrams and Schematics 3
 Credits12
Semester II
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements (Spring Only)  
NUPT 113 Mechanical Science 3
NUPT 215 Nuclear Plant Chemistry 3
NUPT 109 Electrical Science 4
NUPT 213 Nuclear Physics 3
 Credits13
Semester III
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements (Fall Only)  
NUPT 217 Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow and Thermodynamics 4
NUPT 111 Instrumentation and Control 4
NUPT 221 Science of Radiological Protection 3
NUPT 219 Material Science 3
 Credits14
Semester IV
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements (Spring Only)  
NUPT 220 Reactor Theory 2
NUPT 225 Nuclear Plant System Component Design and Function 4
NUPT 223 Reactor Safety Design 3
NUPT 227 Conduct of Facility Operations 4
 Credits13
 Total Credits52
General Education Requirements
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences
General Education Matrix (Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences)3
Business, Math, Science & Technology (Two areas of study)
General Education Matrix (Business, Math, Science & Technology courses)3
General Education Matrix (Business, Math, Science & Technology courses)3
Communications I
ENGL 110College Composition I (Required)3
Communications II
Select one of the following:3
College Composition II
Introduction to Professional Writing
Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Total Credit15