This degree program is designed to cover the first two years of a four-year program leading to the bachelor’s degree in engineering at most four-year colleges and universities. While the bachelor’s degree is usually the minimum needed to practice as an engineer, the associate degree will permit an individual to find work in most engineering firms as an engineering aide.
Civil Engineering Technician
Electrical Engineering Technician
Industrial Engineering Technician
Mechanical Engineering Technician
Bachelor’s degree or higher required.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Draw conclusions about simple and complex systems by collecting, assessing, and analyzing information.
- Communicate technical ideas in group and professional settings in both written and oral form.
Associate in Science Degree Requirements
|CHEM-141||General Chemistry I||5|
|ENGR-100||Introduction to Engineering and Design||4|
|ENGR-119||Basic Engineering CAD||3|
|or CADD-120||Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting and Design|
|ENGR-120||Engineering Computer Applications||3|
|ENGR-225||Mechanics for Civil Engineers||3|
|MATH-180||Analytic Geometry and Calculus I||5|
|MATH-280||Analytic Geometry and Calculus II||4|
|PHYC-201||Mechanics and Waves||5|
|PHYC-202||Electricity, Magnetism, and Heat||5|