Engineering Science (A.S.)

 

This Engineering Pathway degree is offered system-wide. It consists of course work in engineering, mathematics, sciences, and GENERAL EDUCATION requirements that provide a solid comprehensive background for continuation in a four-year engineering degree program. A grade average of "B" with no grade less than "C" is required for automatic continuation at the University of Connecticut's School of Engineering, University of Hartford's College of Engineering, or the University of New Haven.  The curriculum is designed to serve as the first two years of the Bachelor of Science degree.  Some courses in this program are not offered at Asnuntuck Community College but can be taken at other Connecticut Community Colleges. 

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
GPA 3.0 required

Number Title Credits
+MAT* 268 Calculus III, Multivariable** 4
+MAT* 285 Differential Equations 3
+ENGR XXX Applied Mechanics I
(Not currently offered at ACC)**
3
+ENGR XXX Applied Mechanics II
(Not currently offered at ACC)**
3
+PHY* 221 Calculus-Based Physics I 4
+PHY* 222 Calculus-Based Physics II 4
+CSC* 210 C Programming 3

Technical Electives (see academic advisor)

or

Foreign Language Electives (CHI*, FRE*, SGN*, SPA*)

6
WAIVER POLICY:  In order to waive the foreign language requirement, a student must have a high school transcript that indicates a minimum of three years of study in a single foreign language and successful completion of the most advanced level with a grade of C or higher.
 
Subtotal: 30

FOUNDATION REQUIREMENTS

Humanities:
Number Title Credits
+ENG* 101 Composition (*) 3
   * Minimum "C" grade required
+ENG* 103 Composition II 3

 

Fine Arts Elective:
Number Title Credits

Choose one course from:

ART*, COM* 166, DAN*, DGA* 111, 128, ENG* 206, 207, 213, 263, 264, 281, 282, 285, 289, MUS*, THR*

3-4

 

Social and Behavioral Sciences/Humanities:
Number Title Credits
SOC* 190 Self and Others: Dynamics of Diversity 3

Two electives in this category

Choose two courses from: ANT*, ECN*, HIS*, POL*, PSY*, SOC*

(History, Western Culture recommended)

6
or
Humanities:  PHL* (recommended)

 

Math:
Number Title Credits
+MAT* 254
Calculus I 4
+MAT* 256
Calculus II 4

 

Science:
Number Title Credits
+CHE* 121 General Chemistry I 4
+CHE* 122 General Chemistry II 4
Subtotal:
34
Minimum Total:
64

+ Prerequisite required

Program Type: