12 Nov 2013

NDT Program Details

Nondestructive Testing Technology (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 ProgramDegree Program
Total Credit Hours4368
Total Terms57.5
Total Months1015

Nondestructive Testing – NDT Training Courses – Technical (Core)

CreditsDiploma Program Degree Program
NDT 1001 Introduction to Nondestructive Testing4RequiredRequired
NDT 1002 Visual Testing4RequiredRequired
NDT 1003 Core Nondestructive Testing Methods4RequiredRequired
NDT 1004 Radiation Safety4RequiredRequired
NDT 1005 Radiographic Testing Operator4RequiredRequired
NDT 1006 Radiographic Testing Inspector4RequiredRequired
NDT 1007 Introduction to Ultrasonic Testing4RequiredRequired
NDT 1008 Ultrasonic inspection and Evaluation 4RequiredRequired
NDT 1009 Eddy Current Testing Inspector4RequiredRequired
QCM 2001 Philosophy of Quality Management4 Required
QCM 2002 ISO 9000 and Total Quality4 Required
QCM 2003 Total Quality Tools and Techniques4 Required
CAR 2001 Career Exploration1 Required

Quality Control Training Courses – General Education

CreditsDiploma Program Degree Program
MAT 1001 College Mathematics4RequiredRequired
PHY 1001 College Physics3RequiredRequired
SPH 2001 Fundamentals of Public Speaking3Required
ENG 1001 English Composition3Required
HIS 1001 American History: 1865 to Present3Required
SOC 1001 Modern Sociology3Required