Credit Distribution

I. General Education Featured Courses (46 Credits)

TESU Featured Courses are listed as a guide. Other courses may satisfy the areas and can be viewed on our website under General Education Courses.  For more information see About Our General Education Program.  To plan your program please contact an academic advisor.

A. Intellectual and Practical Skills (15 Credits)

ENC-101 Writing for Success3
ENC-102 English Composition II3
COM-209 Public Speaking3
STA-201 Principles of Statistics3
SOS-110 Fact, Fiction, or Fake? Information Literacy Today 3
For all TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Intellectual and Practical Skills.

B. Civic and Global Leadership (9 Credits)

SOC-101 Our Changing World An Introduction to Sociology3
ETH-220 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-110 American Government3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Civic and Global Leadership.

C. Knowledge of Human Cultures (15 Credits)

AOJ-280 Forensic Science3
HIS-113 American History I3
FIL-110 Exploring American Cinema3

Select two featured courses from the list below:

SOC-291 Criminology3
HIS-114 American History II3
HUM-103 Introduction to the Humanities III: Music3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Knowledge of Human Cultures.

D. Scientific Knowledge (7 Credits)

COS-111 Introduction to Programming3
CHE-121 General Chemistry I with Lab4

II. Nuclear Energy Engineering Technology: (67 Credits)

A. Complete the following Core (50 Credits)

MAT-231 Calculus I4
MAT-232 Calculus II4
PHY-115 Physics I with Lab4
PHY-116 Physics II with Lab4
NUC-303 Nuclear Physics for Technology3
EGM-321 Thermodynamics3
EGM-323 Heat Transfer3
EGM-331 Fluid Mechanics3
NUC-402 Nuclear Materials3
NUC-238 Radiation Analysis Laboratory1
NUC-331 Primary Reactor Systems3
NUC-351 Nuclear Instrumentation and Control3
NUC-365 Reactor Fundamentals3
NUC-342 Radiological, Reactor, and Environmental Safety3
NUC-413 Radiation Interactions3
ELE-211 DC Circuits3

B. Nuclear Electives (10 Credits)

APS-400 Occupational Safety and Health3
APS-402 Applied Quality Management3
EUT-401 Regulatory Policy and Procedures3
EUT-402 Applied Economic Analysis3
-Military/INPO Discipline Specific Training including Laboratory/Practicum

C. Nuclear Technology Assessment/Career Planning (3 Credits)

APS-490 Engineering Technology Assessment/Career Planning 3

D. Capstone (4 Credits)

NUC-495 Nuclear Energy Engineering Technology Capstone4

III. Electives (7 Credits)

For TESU course options, go to Elective Courses.

TESU accepts credits in transfer from accredited institutions as well as non-collegiate providers. View information and resources on where you may find additional learning experiences.

Total Credit Hours: 120