Engineering Science - A.S. Degree

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Our dedicated team of staff and faculty will help you from your application to graduation. Sussex provides a solid framework on which to build your college education for a successful future.

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This program encompasses a variety of closely related areas of the sciences, mathematics, and engineering. It is intended to provide a means whereby students, while acquiring knowledge of engineering methods, can pursue their interests in areas of natural science. The options offered within the curriculum prepare students for advanced study in engineering.

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

  • Design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • Demonstrate an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

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Courses for this program

This is a recommended program course sequence for students who wish to complete their associate degree in two years. Part-time students and students starting in the spring or summer semesters can meet with an Advisor to customize their plan.

Code Course Name Credits
Fall - First Year
COLL101 Foundations for Success 3
ENGL101 English Composition I 3
MATH113 Calculus I 4
CHEM110 College Chemistry I 4
COMS114 Intro. To Computer Science I 3
Total Semester Credits
17
Spring - First Year
ENGL102 English Composition II 3
MATH114 Calculus II 4
CHEM112 College Chemistry II 4
ECON101 Macroeconomics 3
Total Semester Credits
14
Fall - Second Year
MATH213 Calculus III 4
PHYS120 Physics I with Calculus 4
GSOC000 Social Science Gen Ed Requirement* 3
ENGS000 Option Elective 3
Total Semester Credits
14
Spring - Second Year
PHYS121 Physics II with Calculus 4
GHMN000 Humanities Gen Ed Requirement* 3
ENGS000 Option Elective * 4
ENGS000 Option Elective * 4
Total Semester Credits
15
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS
60

*General Education & Elective courses: Choose from the list of approved courses in the College Catalog.

Students may choose to first take some developmental courses that are designed to prepare students for the college level coursework in their academic plan. This may add to the students’ completion time.

The number of credits students take each semester will determine when the student will complete his/her program of study.