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Courses listed in parentheses are suggested courses to meet that requirement. The diploma program consists of the first three semesters. A student can choose to continue in the Marine Service Technology program to receive an AAS degree and complete either the advanced business or marine options.

Freshman Fall Semester
BUS-161 Human Relations 3
MSE-147 Introduction to Marine Service 2
MSE-149 Introduction to Marine Rigging 2
MSE-151 Shop Safety & Procedures 1
MSE-153 Fundamentals of Electricity 3
MSE-154 Introduction to Power Generators 1
MSE-159 Snowmobile Systems 3
MSE-164 Marine Engines 2 & 4 Stroke Theory 2
MSE-165 Marine Engine 2 & 4 Stroke Lab 2
  Total Credits - Fall Freshman 19


Freshman Spring Semester
COM-723 Workplace Communications 3
MSE-148 Introduction to Marine Detailing 1
MSE-169 Marine Drive Systems Theory & Lab 3
MSE-173 Marine Fuel Systems 3
MSE-183 Personal Watercraft Systems 3
MSE-190 Marine Elect Systems Theory & Lab 4
  Total Credits - Spring Freshman 20


Summer Semester
MAT-772 Applied Math  3
MSE-932 Internship 6
  Total Credits - Summer 9



Sophomore Fall Semester
BUS-102 Elective (Intro to Business) OR 3
ACC-111 Elective (Intro to Accounting) OR  
ACC-131 Elective 4cr.  
MSE-150 Shop Management 3
MSE-252 Marine Advanced Drivability 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
  Total Credits - Fall Sophomore 15


Sophomore Spring Semester
MSE-273 Marine Advanced Fuel Systems 3
MSE-286 Marine Advanced Electrical 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
  Total Credits - Spring Sophomore 18



Sophomore Fall & Spring Semesters
ACC-111 Intro to Accounting 3
BUS-102 Intro to Business 3
BUS-183 Business Law 3
MSE-150 Shop Management 3
MSE-252 Marine Advanced Drivability 3
  Electives (see list below) 18
  Total Credits - Fall Sophomore 33


Suggested Business/Math Electives
ACC-132 Principles of Accounting II 4
ACC-161 Payroll Accounting 3
ACC-261 Income Tax Accounting 3
ADM-106 Intro to Keyboarding 2
BCA-185 Beginning Web Page Development 3
BUS-126 Business Principles 3
BUS-130 Intro to Entrepreneurship 3
BUS-183 Business Law 3
BUS-250 Principles of Real Estate 3
CSC-110 Intro to Computers 3
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ENG-105 Composition I 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3
MAT-140 Finite Math 3
MAT-157 Statistics OR 4
BUS-211 Business Statistics  
MGT-101 Principles of Management 3
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing 3
MKT-140 Principles of Sales 3
MKT-150 Principles of Advertising 3
MOT-932 Internship 2
PAR-113 Parts Catalog and Lab 3
PAR-123 Parts Systems and Lab 4


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