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Agricultural Engineers

Apply knowledge of engineering technology and biological science to agricultural problems concerned with power and machinery, electrification, structures, soil and water conservation, and processing of agricultural products.
Botany
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Engineering
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Engineering
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Engineering
Certificate of Achievement
Engineering (Non-Transfer)
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Energy Engineers

Design, develop, or evaluate energy-related projects or programs to reduce energy costs or improve energy efficiency during the designing, building, or remodeling stages of construction. May specialize in electrical systems; heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems; green buildings; lighting; air quality; or energy procurement.
Engineering
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Engineering
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Engineering
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Engineering (Non-Transfer)
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Engineering (Required Calculus) (Transfer)
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Environmental Engineers

Research, design, plan, or perform engineering duties in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental hazards using various engineering disciplines. Work may include waste treatment, site remediation, or pollution control technology.
Aquatic Specialist
Certificate of Achievement
Aquatics
Certificate of Achievement
Aquatics Specialist
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Biological And Physical Science
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Biological And Physical Science
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Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers

Research causes of fires, determine fire protection methods, and design or recommend materials or equipment such as structural components or fire-detection equipment to assist organizations in safeguarding life and property against fire, explosion, and related hazards.
Engineering
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Engineering
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Engineering
Certificate of Achievement
Engineering (Non-Transfer)
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Engineering (Required Calculus) (Transfer)
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Fuel Cell Engineers

Design, evaluate, modify, or construct fuel cell components or systems for transportation, stationary, or portable applications.
Analytical Chemistry
Certificate of Achievement
Analytical Chemistry
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Engineering
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Engineering
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Engineering
Certificate of Achievement

Fuel Cell Technicians

Install, operate, or maintain integrated fuel cell systems in transportation, stationary, or portable applications.
Advanced Transportation Technology - Alternative Fuels
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Advanced Transportation Technology - Alternative Fuels
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Alternative Energy Technology
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Alternative Energy Technology
Certificate of Achievement
Alternative Fuel Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

Conduct sub-surface surveys to identify the characteristics of potential land or mining development sites. May specify the ground support systems, processes and equipment for safe, economical, and environmentally sound extraction or underground construction activities. May inspect areas for unsafe geological conditions, equipment, and working conditions. May design, implement, and coordinate mine safety programs.
Biological And Physical Science
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Biological And Physical Science
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Earth Science
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Earth Science
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Earth Science Studies
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Nuclear Engineers

Conduct research on nuclear engineering projects or apply principles and theory of nuclear science to problems concerned with release, control, and use of nuclear energy and nuclear waste disposal.
Biological And Physical Science
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Biological And Physical Science
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Engineering
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Engineering
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Engineering
Certificate of Achievement

Nuclear Monitoring Technicians

Collect and test samples to monitor results of nuclear experiments and contamination of humans, facilities, and environment.
Biological And Physical Science
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Biological And Physical Science
AS Degree
General Studies: Natural Sciences
AS Degree
Liberal Arts And Sciences: Earth And Space Sciences
AA Degree
Liberal Arts And Sciences: Mathematics And Natural Sciences
AA Degree

Petroleum Engineers

Devise methods to improve oil and gas extraction and production and determine the need for new or modified tool designs. Oversee drilling and offer technical advice.
Biological And Physical Science
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Biological And Physical Science
AS Degree
Earth Science
AS Degree
Earth Science
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Earth Science Studies
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