Associate of Science in Liberal Arts: Pre-Engineering Emphasis

Department: Natural Sciences
Delivery Method: On-Campus
Type: Associate Degree

Overview

The Associate of Science in Liberal Arts – Pre-Engineering Emphasis degree will prepare you to succeed in a bachelor’s engineering program of your choice. You will focus on the appropriate math and science coursework in a cost-effective, highly personalized environment. These included mathematics, physics, chemistry, writing, programming and economics.

As a student in this program, you will also receive individualized academic advising to help you transition into a four-year engineering program. Completion of the A.S. degree satisfies University Studies requirements at UW-Superior and other Universities of Wisconsin institutions.

What You’ll Learn

Students enrolled in the pre-engineering program at UW-Superior will take all of the core courses needed to build a solid foundation in the high-demand engineering field. Core course requirements include General Chemistry, Introduction to Programming, Calculus and Analytic Geometry 1-3 and Calculus-Based Physics 1&2. Students will also build a strong core in:

  • Creative and Critical Thinking:
    • Students will be able to draw reasoned conclusions from sound mathematical or scientific principles and data.
    • Students will be able to critically evaluate given assumptions and reasoning about a problem.
  • Communication:
    • Students will be able to communicate effectively using accepted mathematical and scientific notation, terminology, and conventions.
  • Individual and Social Responsibility:
    • Students will demonstrate an understanding of how their decisions (personal or professional) can alter the well-being of themselves, others, or the greater environment.

International Students

STEM Designated Degree Program

For international students, this major is a STEM Designated Degree Program which can qualify you to extend your post-graduation stay in the United States.


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