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2020-2021 Catalog 
  
2020-2021 Catalog

Engineering, Associate of Science


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Program Code: 831

The Associate of Science (A.S.) degree program in Engineering is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in engineering in one of several fields. The Engineering degree program includes general education and engineering courses, which cover theoretical concepts and practical applications. Graduates with the baccalaureate degree find careers in aerospace, computer, environmental, civil, electrical/electronics, mechanical, mining/metallurgical, and nuclear engineering.

Admission to the Engineering program requires satisfactory completion of the following high school units or their equivalents: four units of English; four units of mathematics (two units of algebra, one unit of plane geometry, one unit of advanced mathematics or trigonometry and solid geometry); one unit of laboratory science; and one unit of social studies.

Students desiring to enter the A.S. in Engineering program must provide proof of having a strong foundation in math and science and be eligible to take ENG 111 . Additional information is available online at tcc.edu (search keyword “Engineering”).

Engineering courses required for the Engineering degree are available at the Chesapeake and Virginia Beach campuses.

Semester Total: 17


Semester Total: 18


Semester 3


Semester Total: 16


Semester 4


Semester Total: 17


Program Total Minimum Credits: 68


Program Footnotes:


1 Eligible courses are listed under General Education Core Requirements . Students should consult with an academic advisor or counselor to choose the appropriate course(s).

2 Recommended courses for approved engineering electives:

Total: 13

Total: 12

Total: 12

Total: 10

Old Dominion University: Modeling, Simulation and Visualization


Total: 11

Total: 9

Total: 10

Total: 10

Total: 9

Total: 10

Total: 10

Note:


For engineering program requirements at other universities see EGR program head.

3 Students may select any of the following courses to meet this requirement: HIS 101 , HIS 102 , HIS 111 , HIS 112 , HIS 121 , or HIS 122 .

4 Students who plan to transfer to Old Dominion University are advised to take ENG 131  in place of ENG 112 .

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