2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

2020 - 2021 Catalog
Engineering Degrees

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Offered on Richland Campus in
conjunction with Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU)

Degree Code: AS.PVAM.ELEC.ENGR

This is an "Articulated" degree with Prairie View A&M University.

Students who complete this degree with no grade below that of "C" and who meet all admissions requirements at Prairie View A&M University will be accepted into PVAMU Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program. Students should follow this plan only if they wish to transfer to PVAMU 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 degree plan;
  2. Earn a grade of "C" or better in English 1301 and the selected college-level mathematics course;
  3. Give permission to Dallas College and PVAMU to share transcript data in order to evaluate degree program progress and assist in degree completion requirements and reporting;
  4. Receive a GPA (2) of at least 2.00 ("C")
  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 Curriculum 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--PVAMU
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
CORE CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE 30

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING REQUIRED COURSES

Select EACH of the following:
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I
ENGR 2105 Electrical Circuits I Laboratory
ENGR 1201 Introduction to Engineering
ENGR 2301 Engineering Mechanics - Statics
ENGR 2302 Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics
ENGR 2304 Programming for Engineers
ENGR 2305 Electric Circuits I
ENGR 2308 Engineering Economics
MATH 2414 Calculus II
MATH 2415 Calculus III

30
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE 60

Additional courses that may be taken at Richland Campus and accepted
for transfer into the PVAMU Electrical Engineering Program:

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

8
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO PVAMU FOR THIS PROGRAM 68