2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

2020 - 2021 Catalog
Engineering Degrees

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN COMPUTER/ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Offered on Richland Campus in
conjunction with the University of North Texas

Degree Code: AS.UNT.COMP/ELET.11

This is an "Articulated" degree with the University of North Texas (UNT).

Students who complete this degree with no grade below that of "C" and who meet all admissions requirements at the University of North Texas (UNT) will be accepted into UNT's Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering program. Students should follow this plan only if they wish to transfer to UNT in Computer Engineering or 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 Computer/Electrical Engineering, a student must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 60 credit hours indicated in this plan (students should also complete the additional hours as shown in order to be accepted into the UNT program);
  2. Earn a grade of "C" or better in English 1301 and the selected college-level mathematics course;
  3. Receive a GPA (2) of at least 2.00 ("C")
  4. Give permission to Dallas College and UNT to share transcript data in order to evaluate degree program progress and assist in degree completion requirements and reporting;
  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 Computer/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 ONE of 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 2301

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

COMPUTER ENGINEERING

COMPUTER ENGINEERING REQUIRED COURSES

Select EACH of the following:
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I
COSC 1436 Programming Fundamentals I
COSC 1437 Programming Fundamentals II
COSC 2436 Programming Fundamentals III
ENGR 2106 Introduction to Digital Systems Laboratory
ENGR 2300 Applied Linear Algebra
ENGR 2306 Introduction to Digital Systems
MATH 2414 Calculus II

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

OTHER COURSES -- COMPUTER ENGINEERING

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

Select EACH of the following:
CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II
MATH 2305 Discrete Mathematics

7
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO UNT FOR THIS PROGRAM 67
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
CORE CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE 33
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 2300 Applied Linear Algebra
ENGR 2304 Programming for Engineers
ENGR 2305 Electric Circuits I
ENGR 2306 Introduction to Digital Systems
MATH 2414 Calculus II
MATH 2415 Calculus III

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

OTHER COURSES -- ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

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

Select EACH of the following:
CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II
ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing
ENGR 2106 Introduction to Digital Systems Laboratory

8
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO UNT FOR THIS PROGRAM 68