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Transportation Technologies, B.A.S.

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Requirements

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Transportation Technologies offers career and technical training in advanced vehicle technologies. Courses offered are in the areas of energy storage, electric drivesystems, failure analysis, fleet operations management, diesel performance, vehicle design,composites, and other advanced vehicle design technologies. Students who complete this programcan expect to be high potential earners, with the ability to move throughout the technician ormanagement arena.

Matriculation Requirements:

  1. Students must complete 45 credits from a transportation-related Associate of Applied Science Degree, such as UVU's Automotive, Diesel, Collision Repair, or PowerSports, or another related program.

Total Program Credits: 122

General Education Requirements: 35 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
  ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing/Academic Writing and Research 3
  MAT 1030 Quantitative Reasoning  (3.0) 3
or MAT 1035 Quantitative Reasoning with Integrated Algebra  (6.0)  
American Heritage Distribution:  3
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
  HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness TE 2
or EXSC 1097 Fitness for Life TE  
  Biology Distributions 3
  Physical Science Distribution 3
  Humanities Distribution 3
  Fine Arts Distribution 3
  Additional Biology or Physical Science 3
  TECH 200G Technology and Human Life SS GI 3
Discipline Core Requirements: 21 Credits
  TT 3260 Energy Storage and Advanced Electrical 3
  TT 3450 Failure Analysis Materials Science and Treatments 3
  TT 3460 Can Bus Ladder Logic and PLC Systems 3
  TT 4000 Capstone 3
  TT 4260 Electric Drive Systems 3
  TT 4270 Compliance EPA OSHA Others WE 3
  TT 4510 Operations Management Fleet and Personnel WE 3
Elective Requirements: 21 Credits
  TT 3126 Advanced Hydraulics 3
  TT 3140 Vehicle Safety and Emissions 3
  TT 3230 High Performance Engines 3
  TT 3320 Design and Construction 3
  TT 3350 Alternative Fuel Systems 3
  TT 3406 High Performance Diesel Engines 3
  TT 3500 Fabrication and Automotive Interior Design 3
  TT 3840 Dynamometer/Data Acquisition 3
  TT 4230 Advanced Welding Technologies and Attachment Methods 3
  TT 4320 Noise Vibration and Harshness 3
  TT 4400 Advanced Composites 3
  TT 4840 Performance Tuning 3
  ACC 3000 Financial Managerial and Cost Accounting Concepts 3
  LEGL 3000 Business Law 3
  TECH 4200 Technology Marketing and Customer Relationship Management 3

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 122 semester credits.
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  3. No grade lower than a 'C-' in any TT course.
  4. Residency hours--minimum of 30 credit hours through course attendance at UVU, with at least 10 hours earned in the last 45 hours.
  5. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements.
  6. Successful completion of at least one Global/Intercultural course.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

 

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
MAT 1030 Quantitative Reasoning QL 3
Transportation Related Credits 12
  Semester total: 15
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing CC 3
TECH 200G Technology and Human Life SS GI 3
Transportation Related Credits 12
  Semester total: 18
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
Transportation Related Credits 12
Humanities Distribution 3
HLTH 1100 or EXSC 1097 Personal Health and Wellness or Fitness for Life 2
  Semester total: 17
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing/Academic Writing and Research CC 3
Biology Distribution 3
American Institutions Distribution 3
Transportation Related Credits 9
  Semester total: 18
Semester 5 Course Title Credit Hours
TT 3260 Energy Storage and Advanced Electrical 3
TT 3450 Failure Analysis Materials Science and Treatments 3
Transportation Upper Division Electives 6
Fine Arts Distribution 3
PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values IH 3
  Semester total: 18
Semester 6 Course Title Credit Hours
TT 4270 Compliance EPA OSHA Others WE 3
TT 4510 Operations Management Fleet and Personnel WE 3
TT 4260 Electric Drive Systems 3
Transportation Upper Division Elective 6
  Semester total: 15
Semester 7 Course Title Credit Hours
TT 3460 Can Bus Ladder Logic and PLC Systems 3
Transportation Upper Division Electives 6
Physical Science 3
  Semester total: 12
Semester 8 Course Title Credit Hours
TT 4000 Capstone 3
Third Science 3
Transportation Upper Division Electives 3
  Semester total: 9
  Degree total: 122

Department

Transporation Technologies

The Transportation Technologies department is in the   Scott M. Smith College of Engineering. To find the most up-to-date information from the Transportation Technologies department, visit their website.

Transporation Technologies department