Certificate of Proficiency in Pre-Engineering

General

Program Description

The IVC Engineering Program prepares the aspiring engineering students to meet the first two years of a four-year university engineering degree program. IVC engineering students will be well prepared to transfer to Engineering programs of the UC , CSU , and most local universities. Students may also choose to earn a Certificate of Proficiency in Engineering. At IVC, you will get a lot of personal attention. Smaller class sizes mean more opportunities to ask questions and interact with instructors. The IVC Engineering department has a faculty that comprised of practicing professionals with P.E. certification and experience in the industry, and educators who are well experienced and dedicated to the students learning and success.

Pre-Engineering, COP

This program is designed to enhance students' interest in mathematics and sciences by pursuing a career in engineering. The program's core curriculum requires students to take mathematics and physics classes that are the foundation for all engineering projects. The certificate is composed of courses in engineering design, engineering statics and dynamics, material science, network analysis, thermodynamics and programming. Complete the following courses:

  • CS 36 C PROGRAMMING

or

  • ENGR 20 INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING AND PROBLEM SOLVING WITH MATLAB
  • ENGR 30 STATICS OF RIGID BODIES AND STRUCTURES

or

  • ENGR 80 ENGINEERING DYNAMICS
  • ENGR 54 PRINCIPLES OF MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
  • ENGR 70 INTRODUCTION TO NETWORK ANALYSIS

or

  • ENGR 91 INTRODUCTION TO THERMODYNAMICS
  • ENGR 83 COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN TECHNIQUES

Total Units Required: 15

Cost & Fees

ALL fees are subject to change. Registration is not complete until all required course fees have been paid.

Last updated Nov 2017

About the School

?Irvine Valley College (IVC) combines a small-college environment with more than 60 acres of modern facilities and equipment; dedicated staff; and an excellent faculty who combine knowledge and experi ... Read More

?Irvine Valley College (IVC) combines a small-college environment with more than 60 acres of modern facilities and equipment; dedicated staff; and an excellent faculty who combine knowledge and experience with a sincere commitment to learning. IVC offers day and evening classes, on campus or online. Read less