2016-2017 Engineering Technology - Alternative Energy Option, A.S.

Engineering Technology - Alternative Energy Option, A.S.

Communications Area Credit Hours
•+*ENC1101, English I 3
+*ENC1102, English Composition II 3
Humanities Area 3
Visual and Performing Arts *See General Education Requirement
Philosophy/Religion *See General Education Requirement
Literature *See General Education Requirement
Mathematics Area
•+*MAC1105, College Algebra 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences •PSY2012 or •SYG2000, Psychology/Sociology 3
Major Courses
#EET1084C, Introduction to Electronics 3
+#ETD1320, AutoCAD 3
#ETI1701, Industrial Safety 3
#ETI2110, Intro to Quality Assurance 3
#ETI1411, Manufacturing Processes I 3
#ETI2001C, Applied Mechanics 3
#ETP1501, Intro to Energy, Environment, and Society 3
#ETP1500, Alt Energy Inventory & Analysis 3
#ETP1500L, Alt Energy Inventory & Analysis Lab 3
#ETP2322, Distributed Electrical Power Storage 3
+#ETP1410C, Solar Energy 3
+#ETP1520, Geothermal Energy 3
+#ETP1510, Biofuels and Biomass 3
+#ETP1550, Alternative Fuels and Electric Vehicles 3
Choose one of the following:
+#BCN2643, Economics of Sustainable Construction
+#ETS2511C, Motor & Motion Control
+#ETS2542C, Programmable Logic Controllers
#EET2214C, LabVIEW Instrumentation

•General Education Core.
+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.
# Applies only to A.S. degree and certificate programs.
= PSAV course.
* Minimum grade of "C" required.


Gulf Coast’s Division of Business and Technology is located in the Advanced Technology Center on the Panama City, Florida campus. Contact the division office for questions related to your educational goals. For questions regarding program requirements, please contact your advisor. Please direct lab- and class-specific questions to the instructor for your class.

Business and Technology Division
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103
5230 West Highway 98
Panama City, FL 32401-1058
Fax: 850-767-8084 

Business and Technology Division Website

Our faculty and staff are ready to answer questions about your program requirements and next steps.

Melanie Boyd (
Chair, Business and Technology
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 102

Nancy Berdanier (
Administrative Assistant
Panama City Campus
Advanced Technology Center (ATC) 103

Business & Technology Faculty

Name Title Phone Email
Antonio Adessi Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5887
Kim Allan Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4022
Paul Ashman Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5852
Melanie Boyd Professor (850) 872-3839 ext. 3839
Denise Crider Instructor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2848
Dennis Dillenschneider (850) 769-1551 ext. 2817
Erika Goines Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5886
Emmanuel Hernandez Agosto Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2845
Matthew Herndon Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2846
David Lee (850) 769--1551 ext. -1551
Jose Lopez-Baquero Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4012
Wendy Payne Professor (850) 872-3876 ext. 3876
Tonitta Sauls Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5090
Tracy Sewell Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4826