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Petroleum Technology (Associate of Applied Science Degree)

Degree Requirements

First Year First Semester

PTRT 1301INTRODUCTION TO PETROLEUM INDUSTRY

3 credit hours

PTRT 1313INDUSTRIAL SAFETY

3 credit hours

PTRT 1321OIL FIELD HYDRAULICS

3 credit hours

CNBT 1311CONSTRUCTION METHODS & MATERIALS

3 credit hours

PTRT 1307RECOVERY AND PRODUCTION METHODS

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15

First Year Second Semester

CETT 1302ELECTRICITY PRINCIPLES

3 credit hours

PTRT 1324PETROLEUM INSTRUMENTATION

3 credit hours

PTRT 2323NATURAL GAS PRODUCTION

3 credit hours

PTRT 1303DRILLING

3 credit hours

PTRT 2331WELL COMPLETIONS

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Year First Semester

BMGT 2309LEADERSHIP

3 credit hours

PTRT 1317NATURAL GAS PROCESSING I

3 credit hours

PTRT 1391SPECIAL TOPICS IN PETROLEUM-SCADA

3 credit hours

BMGT 1327PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

SPCH 1315PUBLIC SPEAKING

3 credit hours

OR

SPCH 1321BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Year Second Semester

PTRT 2380COOPERATIVE EDUCATION - PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY/TECHNICIAN

3 credit hours

ARTS 1301ART APPRECIATION

3 credit hours

ENGL 1301COMPOSITION I

3 credit hours

MATH 1314COLLEGE ALGEBRA

3 credit hours

HIST 1301UNITED STATES HISTORY I

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 60

*PTRT 2380 will constitute the capstone experience.

Students will complete, with an industry partner, an internship (cooperative education) to validate workplace competencies. Students successfully completing the program will be awarded the Associate of Applied Science degree in Petroleum Technology.