Credit Programs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Associate in Science

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Pre-Engineering Science Concentration (EB47)

The goal of this program is to prepare engineering science majors to transfer to a baccalaureate degree program. Students have the opportunity to meet their first- and second-year program requirements by completing engineering science, mathematics, science, computer science, humanities, and social science courses. Students are advised to review the requirements of the transfer institution prior to course selection.

Outcomes:

  • Understand the basic principles of the physical sciences.
  • Perform a scientific experiment and interpret the results.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the major concepts of differential and integral calculus.
  • Have the ability to write and document a computer program.
  • Complete the general education courses in satisfaction of the associate degree requirements.

Note: Students planning to enter this program should have a strong background in high school algebra, geometry, trigonometry and functions, and in physics and chemistry. Their total high school record should indicate an ability to succeed in the Engineering Program. One year of foreign language is recommended.

Suggested Sequence of Courses:
Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Freshman Year Sophomore Year Total Credits:
61

1 This course is offered in the SUMMER SESSION ONLY at HCC. It may also be taken at another Community College.

2 This course is offered in the SUMMER SESSION ONLY at HCC. It may also be taken at another Community College.

Note: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.

Note: For degree completion the student must complete the Computer Literacy Requirement.

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