Program of Study

ENGINEERING TRANSFER

Associate of Science Degree Program

Suggested Sequence of Courses

1st Semester

prog

sec

class

credits

PRE

100

Preparation for Academic Achievement

1

CHE

101

General Chemistry I

4

EGN

101

Engineering Graphics

3

ENG

101

English Writing

3

MAT

140

Calculus I

4

SP

101

Fundamentals of Speech Communication

3

Total

14-15

2nd Semester

prog

sec

class

credits

CHE

102

General Chemistry II

4

CSC

108

Programming in C

3

HLF

 

Health and Life Fitness*

1-2

MAT

141

Calculus II

4

 

 

General Education Requirements:

 

 

 

Arts and Humanities:

 

 

 

ENG 200 -or- ENG 205

3

Total

16

*Students intending to transfer to MSU take HLF 210 (2 credits)

3rd Semester

prog

sec

class

credits

EGN

102

Statics

3

H

101

History of American Civilization I -or-

 

H

151

World History I

3

HLF

 

Health and Life Fitness*

1

MAT

210

Advanced Calculus

4

PHY

203

General Physics I

5

Total

16

*Students intending to transfer to MSU take HLF 210 (2 credits)

4th Semester

prog

sec

class

credits

ECO

201

The American Economy I:

 

 

 

Macroeconomics Theory

3

EGN

201

Dynamics

3

MAT

211

Differential Equations

4

PHY

204

General Physics II

5

Total

15

Program Total

64

 
Engineering is anoccupation field with unlimited possibilities. There is an everincreasing demand for professionals who can apply and invent technologyto advance, expand, and improve our daily lives.Their innovationsstimulate the economic growth, strengthen national security, advance healthcare, and protect our environment.

 

BCCC offers atwo-year transfer program in Engineering. The 64-credit programculminates in an Associate of Science (AS) Degree. A rigorous curriculumprovides the necessary courses of the two years of anyEngineering field. BCCC's program is designed as a transfer program toany 4-year institution in order to obtain a Bachelor's Degree; aformal transfer agreement between BCCC and Morgan StateUniversity facilities transfer to its engineering program.

 

Career Preparation

 

Engineering iseverywhere. Engineering is defined as the application of scientific andmathematical principles and theories to practical ends such as the design,manufacture, and operations of efficient and economicalstructures. Engineers make new things and make old things better.
Engineers:

·   designand manufacture computers, airplanes, cars, radars

·   designand build bridges, roads, tunnels, roller coasters

·   designand build robotic applications, space stations, space    

            shuttles

·   designspecial movie effects

·   design,test and produce medical equipment

·   supervisefactory production, determine break-down causes, and

            test for reliability

·   estimatetime and cost of production

·   designand develop consumer products

·   designand develop ways to dispose of harmful industrial by-

            products

·   inventand design new materials  

 

EmploymentOutlook and Typical Starting Salary

 

Amongall the professions, Engineering is one of the oldest. As technologyand communication are increasingly becoming the driving forcesof the 21st century, and new fields of engineering are created daily,the demand for well qualified professionals in the field of Engineeringcan only be on the increase. The average annual starting salaryof an Engineer with a BS Degree ranges from $45,000-$55,000. Thesalary usually varies with the exact nature of the job.

 

 SpecialProgram Requirement

·        Creditsawarded by other colleges must be officially transferred to BCCC.

 

CollegewideRequirements

·        Allstudents intending to enroll in degree or certificate programs are required to have their basicskills level assessed for success in introductory college-level courses.If warranted, students may be placed in developmental courseswhere comprehensive support services are provided.

·        Allfirst-time (full-time and part-time degree and certificate-seeking) students are required tocomplete and orientation courses: Preparation for Academic Achievement(PRE 100, 1 credit) or College Success Seminar(CSS 110, 3 credits).

·        AllBCCC graduates must be computer-literate. To earn an Associate degree of Certificate,each student must complete an approved computer courses or passa test of basic computer knowledgeand skills.