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Mechanical Maintenance

Career Studies Certificate (C.S.C.)


Provides mechanical maintenance basics, and prepares students for company-specific training.

Program Requirements and Special Conditions

Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. Students must also complete placement tests (or equivalent) in mathematics, and scores will be used for appropriate course placement. If students have deficiencies in mathematics, JTCC offers developmental and prerequisite courses to prepare students for the curriculum. New students should see a counselor and returning students their advisor for more information.

Program Curriculum

1st Semester Credits Standard Course Options
ELE 150 A.C. and D.C. Circuit Fundamentals 4  
IND 116 Applied Technology 3 MEC 113
MEC Restricted Technical Elective 3 See Note 1.
MEC 154 Mechanical Maintenance I 3  
MTH 103 Applied Technical Mathematics I 3  
Total Credits 16  
2nd Semester Credits Standard Course Options
DRF 160 Machine Blueprint Reading 3  
ELE 159 Electrical Motors 3  
MEC 254 Mechanical Maintenance II 3  
MEC Restricted Technical Elective 4 See Note 1.
Total Credits 13  
Total Credits For Program 28  

Notes and Additional Curriculum Options

  1. Students should confer with their faculty advisor to select the appropriate MEC course elective.

For additional information on this program, please contact the Division of Engineering, Business and Public Services: 804-706-5121 (Chester) or 804-594-1480 (Midlothian).

2015-2016 College Catalog & Student Handbook


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