AWARD: Associates
LENGTH: 2 Years - transfer


This program is designed for the student preparing to transfer to a four-year college or university. It provides the student with the skills needed to pursue study in engineering.


Individuals are eligible for admission to CVCC if they are high school graduates or the equivalent, or if they are eighteen years of age or older and able to benefit academically from study at the community college, as demonstrated by assessment in reading, writing, and mathematics. 

In addition to the admission requirements established for the College, entry into the engineering program requires:

(1) placement into MTH 263 (Calculus I) or completion of MTH 167 (Precalculus with Trigonometry)

(2) satisfactory completion of the following high school units or equivalent as a minimum: 4 years of English, 3 years of mathematics (Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry), 1 year of laboratory science and 1 year of social science.

Students with deficiencies will require developmental studies and will not be able to complete the program within a two-year window.


All students expected to complete the requirements for a degree, diploma or certificate must complete an Application for Graduation.


The Program Pathway for Engineering AS is a resource for students that lists the following items:

  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

Engineering AS