Associate of Science in Engineering

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Program Description

Math/Engineering/Physical Sciences

Mission Statement

The Department of Mathematics/Engineering/Physical Sciences offers a broad range of courses that service the career programs of the college and that will transfer to baccalaureate degree-granting institutions. The department also offers developmental mathematics courses to prepare students for college-level mathematics.

The department will:

  • Provide freshman and sophomore-level coursework which meets or exceeds the standards of public institutions of higher learning.
  • Offer an innovative remedial mathematics program accommodating various skill levels.
  • Develop and provide courses relevant to the career and professional degree programs of the college.
  • Prepare students with strong content knowledge in chemistry and physics with an emphasis on critical thinking and problem-solving skills, which will allow them to meet career goals.
  • Offer transferable courses in astronomy and physical science that will meet general education requirements in science.
  • Ensure supplementary student support through audiovisual materials and tutorial services.
  • Provide academic advising to students with engineering majors and general studies.

Catalog

Engineering

Areas I-IV core courses are to be chosen from the Jefferson State

Approved AGSC General Course Listing.

Note: Students must demonstrate competency in the basic use of the computer as a requirement for graduation. Courses with the computer designation will satisfy this requirement.

Orientation Requirement***

  • ORI 101 Orientation to College 1

General Courses (60 semester hours)

  • Area I: Written Communication 6
  • Area II: Humanities and Fine Arts 9
    • Literature 3
    • Arts (A) 3
    • Complete one course from the following: 3
      • SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communications
      • SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking
  • Area III: Natural Sciences and Mathematics 12
    • MTH 125S Calculus I 4
    • PHY 213S General Physics with Calculus I 4
    • PHY 214S General Physics with Calculus II 4
  • Area IV: History, Social, & Behavioral Sciences 9
    • History Sequence 6
    • Additional History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences (6 hours maximum of history) 3

For transfer information, refer to the AGSC guide and Area V page for this program. Failure to print and retain the Area V page for this major may result in the program not being transferable.

AEROSPACE MAJOR

Program Code - AS T069

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 24
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 237 Linear Algebra 3
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • CIS 251 C++ Programming 3
      • Additional hours to be chosen from JSCC’s Area V
      • Additional Courses. 7

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (UAB) MAJOR

Program Code - AS T035

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 24
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • MTH 237 Linear Algebra 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • CHM 112 College Chemistry II 4
      • CHM 221 Organic Chemistry I 4
      • BIO 103 Principles of Biology I 4

CHEMICAL MAJOR

Program Code - AS T070

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 24
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • CHM 112 College Chemistry II 4
      • CHM 221 Organic Chemistry I 4
      • CHM 222 Organic Chemistry II 4

CIVIL MAJOR

Program Code - AS T071

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 25
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • CHM 112 College Chemistry II 4
      • CIS 251 C++ Programming 3
      • Additional hours to be chosen from JSCC’s Area V
      • Additional Courses listing 3

Note: Many Civil Engineering Departments prefer FORTRAN to “C” Programming. Check with the institution’s home page or catalog to see which class is preferred.

COMPUTER ENGINEERING MAJOR

Program Code - AS T072

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 24
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • CIS 251 C++ Programming 3
      • MTH 250 Discrete Math 3
      • Additional hours to be chosen from JSCC’s Area V
      • Additional Courses. 3

COMPUTER SCIENCE MAJOR

Program Code - AS T073

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 24
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • CIS 251 C++ Programming 3
      • MTH 250 Discrete Math 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • Additional hours to be chosen from JSCC’s Area V
      • Additional Courses listing 3

ELECTRICAL MAJOR

Program Code - AS T074

  • Area V: Pre-Professional, Major & Elective Courses 25
    • Complete 24 hours from the following:
      • MTH 126S Calculus II 4
      • MTH 227 Calculus III 4
      • MTH 237 Linear Algebra 3
      • MTH 238 Applied Differential Equations I 3
      • CHM 111 College Chemistry I 4
      • CIS 251 C++ Programming 3
      • Additional hours to be chosen from JSCC’s Area V
      • Additional Courses.
Last updated Oct 2019

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