2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

2020 - 2021 Catalog
Engineering Degrees

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING


Offered on Richland Campus in conjunction with the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA)

Degree Code: AS.UTA.ELEC.ENGR.11

This is an "Articulated" degree with the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA).

Students who complete this degree with a GPA of 2.50 with no grade below that of "C" and who meet all admissions requirements at University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) will be accepted into UTA's Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program. Students should follow this plan only if they wish to transfer to UTA in Electrical Engineering. Students wishing to transfer to another university should not assume this entire plan will transfer.

In order to be eligible to receive this A.S. degree in Electrical Engineering, a student must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 60 credit hours indicated in this plan;
  2. Earn a grade of "C" or better in English 1301 and the selected college-level mathematics course;
  3. Note that a course cannot be transferred to UTA with a grade lower than "C";
  4. Receive a GPA (2) of at least 2.00 ("C")
    [NOTE: UTA guarantees admission with a 2.50 GPA with no grade below a "C" provided the student has met other admissions requirements];
  5. Meet all Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requirements and course prerequisites; and
  6. Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

This degree does not include all Core course requirements.

Students who plan to transfer must work closely with an advisor/counselor.

This page includes Coordinating Board (CB) Codes.


Courses Required for the A.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering
Component Areas
and CB Codes
Courses Semester-Credit Hours Required

Communication
(CB010)
Select EACH of the following:

ENGL 1301 (a grade of "C" or better is required)
ENGL 1302

6
Mathematics
(CB020)
Select the following:

(A grade of "C" or better is required.)
MATH 2413
4
Life and Physical Sciences
(CB030)
Select EACH of the following:

PHYS 2425, 2426

8
American History
(CB060)
Select the following:

HIST 1301

and

Select ONE of the following:
HIST 1302, 2301, 2328, 2381

6
Government/Political Science
(CB070)
Select EACH of the following:

GOVT 2305, 2306

6
Social and Behavioral Sciences
(CB080)
Select the following:

ECON 1301

3
CORE CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE 33

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING REQUIRED COURSES

Select EACH of the following:
ENGR 1201 Introduction to Engineering
ENGR 1172 Introduction to Experimental Techniques or 2105 Electrical Circuits I Laboratory
ENGR 2300 Applied Linear Algebra
ENGR 2301 Engineering Mechanics - Statics
ENGR 2302 Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics
ENGR 2304 Programming for Engineers
ENGR 2405 Electrical Circuits I
MATH 2414 Calculus II
MATH 2415 Calculus III

Note: Students must take both ENGR 1201 and 2105 to receive credit for UTA EE 1102.

Students must take one course from each of the following course pairs (but not both) to receive credit: ENGR 2105 or 1172; ENGR 2106 or 2110; ENGR 2306 or 2310. Only one course from the pair will be accepted for transfer credit at UTA.

27
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE
60

Additional Courses Required to be Accepted into the UTA Electrical Engineering Program

Select EACH of the following:
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I
CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II
MATH 2420 Differential Equations

12
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO UTA FOR THIS PROGRAM 72