2020-2021 Catalog

Engineering, Pre-Engineering, Associate of Science

The Pre-Engineering program will provide a degree pathway for students who want to pursue engineering in spite of the fact they they are not calculus-ready at the time of their first semester. Also, this program will provide a degree that allows students to finish the Mechanical Engineering Specialization with one additional year. Upon completion, the students will be able to transfer with Junior status into the ME program at the University of Wyoming.

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ES 1070SOLID MODELING I

3

ES 1000ORIENTATION TO ENGINEERING STUDY

1

MATH 1400COLLEGE ALGEBRA

3

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

HMDV 10051st YEAR SUCCESS

1

US & WYOMING CONSTITUTION

3

Total Credit Hours:14

Freshman Year - Fall Semester Notes:

  • US & Wyoming Constitution can be fulfilled by HIST 1211, HIST 1221, HIST 1251, or POLS 1000.
  • In addition to ENGL 1010, students may be required to also take ENGL 1011 (2 credits) due to placement, adding 2 additional credits to their graduation total.
  • MATH 1400 or higher.
  • Freshman Year - Spring Semester

    ES 1080SOLID MODELING II

    3

    ES 1060INTRO TO ENGINEERING COMPUTING

    3

    MATH 1405TRIGONOMETRY

    3

    CHEM 1020GENERAL CHEMISTRY I

    4

    ENGL 2005TECHNICAL WRITING

    3

    Total Credit Hours:16

    Freshman Year - Spring Semester Notes: 

  • CHEM 1030 and MATH 2250 are also advisable depending on transfer institution.
  • MATH 1405 or higher.
  • Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

    PHYS 1310COLLEGE PHYSICS I

    4

    MATH 2200CALCULUS I

    4

    APPROVED MATH OR SCIENCE COURSE

    4

    COMM 2010PUBLIC SPEAKING

    3

    HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

    1

    Total Credit Hours:16-18

    Sophomore Year - Fall Semester Notes: 

  • MATH 2200 or higher.
  • Math/Science elective: STAT 2050, CHEM 1030, CHEM 2300, BIOL 1010, & GEOL 1100 satisfy this requirement.
  • Health & Human activity: OEAC 1230, PEAC 1015, 1021, 1120, 1130, 1254, 1258, 1259, 1263, 1273, 1280, 1287, 1290, 1294, 1295, 1296, 1297, 1308, 1309, 1387 will all satisfy this requirement.
  • Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

    ES 2110STATICS

    3

    PHYS 1320COLLEGE PHYSICS II

    4

    MATH 2205CALCULUS II

    4

    APPROVED MATH OR SCIENCE COURSE

    4

    G&R 1050INTRODUCTION TO NATURAL RESOURCES

    3

    Total Credit Hours:18

    Sophomore Year - Spring Semester Notes: 

  • G&R 1050 may be replaced by ECON 1010, ANTH 1100, CRMJ 2120, HIST 2230, HLED 1003, HLED 1140, PEPR 2130, POLS 1200, PSYC 1000, PSYC 2080, SOC 1000, or SOC 1100.
  • MATH 2205 or higher.
  • Math/Science elective: See note under Sophomore Year - Fall Semester.
  • Total Credit Hours: 64-66