12 Nov 2013

NDT Program Details

Nondestructive Testing(Diploma)
Associate of Applied Science Quality Control Management(Degree)

These programs prepare students for entry-level employment with many inspection companies. Students learn to operate equipment used in making magnetic particle and liquid dye penetrant inspections. They also learn the basic principles of radiation safety, metallurgy, ultrasonic inspection, eddy current leak detection, and codes and standards. Students process and interpret film using x-ray equipment. The associate degree courses in quality control provide the technical training for professional certification in the specialty. The knowledge gained by the additional general education courses enhances the students’ background and intellectual proficiency so they are more competitive in their chosen profession.

Diploma Program Degree Program
Total Credit Hours 43 68
Total Terms 5 7.5
Total Months 10 15

Nondestrucive Testing – NDT Training Courses – Technical (Core)

Credits Diploma Program Degree Program
QCT 1807 Fundamentals of Nondestructive Testing 7 Required Required
QCT 1817 Introduction to Nondestructive Testing   7 Required Required
QCT 1827 Radiation Safety 7 Required Required
QCT 2807 Radiography 7 Required Required
QCT 2817 Ultrasonic Inspection 7 Required Required
QCT 2827 Eddy Current Inspection 7 Required Required
QCT 2838 Leak Testing Codes and Standards 7 Required Required
QCT 2907 Quality Control Management I
7 Required Required
QCT 2917 Quality Control Management II 8 Required Required

Quality Control Training Courses – General Education

Credits Diploma Program Degree Program
ENG 1123 English Composition I 3 Required
HIS 1163 American History: 1865 to Present 3 Required
MAT 1794 Intermediate Algebra 4 Required
PHY 2134 College Physics 4 Required
PSC 1193 American Federal Government 3 Required
SPH 2113 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3 Required