Associate of Science in Physics & Pre-Engineering

Neosho County Community College

Program Description

Associate of Science in Physics & Pre-Engineering

Neosho County Community College

The Associate of Science with an emphasis in Physics and Pre‐Engineering is a two‐year degree for students who intend to transfer to a four‐year university and major in engineering and physics.

Prerequisites and Tuition

The student will need to demonstrate proficiencies in reading, English, and mathematics based on the COMPASS assessment test, ACT or SAT scores, or by taking the recommended/required classes. Some of the courses in this curriculum have specific prerequisites.

Minimum TOEFL or IELTS Score: 61 IBT or 6.0

Tuition: 12,700 USD

General Education (GE) Courses

In order to graduate with a college degree, all students are required to take certain general education courses. These include English composition, speech, wellness, science, art and humanities, mathematics, computer systems, and social and behavioral science.

Program Core Courses

MATH 150 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I

MATH 155 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II

MATH 253 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III

MATH 255 Differential Equations

PHYS 104/140 Engineering Physics I/Lab

PHYS 105/145 Engineering Physics II/Lab.

Program Elective Courses

Students interested in biochemistry should take

BIOL 251/252 Biology I Lecture/Lab

BIOL 255/256 Biology II Lecture/Lab

Program Outcomes

Students will develop an understanding of the following:

  1. Show concept knowledge in measuring, mechanics of motion, the mechanical and thermal properties of matter, by application in problem solving.
  2. Show concept knowledge in waves, simple harmonic motion, electricity, magnetism, and optics, by application in problem solving.
  3. Formulate problems in physics using the tools of mathematics.
  4. Incorporation of graphing calculators in math and physics lab analysis.
  5. Calculation in three‐dimensional coordinate systems.
  6. Apply the scientific method in lab work settings.
  7. Analyze experimental error in lab work, and relate it to lab measurement.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated November 1, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
2 years
Full time
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Start date Jan. 2017
USA Chanute, Kansas
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Deadline may be extended by request
End date Dec. 14, 2018
Duration 2 years
Price 12,700
Listed price is for one academic year.