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ASSOCIATE IN SCIENCES DEGREE WITH AN EMPHASIS IN COMPUTER/ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING


Offered at Richland College in
conjunction with the University of North Texas

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

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

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 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 AS degree, a student must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 62 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")
    [NOTE: UNT guarantees admission with a 2.50 GPA with no grade below a "C"];
  4. Meet all Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites; and
  5. Complete at least 25% of the degree requirements at Richland College.

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

Course Requirements for the AS Degree Emphasis in Computer /Electrical Engineering Credit Hours

CRITICAL READING AND WRITING
Select EACH of the following:
ENGL 1301 (a grade of "C" or better required)   CB010
HIST 1301   CB060



6

SPEAKING AND LISTENING
Select ONE of the following: CB011  
SPCH 1311, 1315, 1321



3

QUANTITATIVE REASONING
Select the following: CB020  
(A grade of "C" or better required)
MATH 2413

4

WELLNESS AND THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE
Select ONE of the following: CB090  
ARTS 1311, 1312, 1313, 1316, 2313, 2316, 2326, 2333, 2336, 2341, 2346, 2348, 2356, 2366; BIOL 1322; BUSI 1307; COMM 1316, 1318; DANC 1245, 1341, 1347, 1351; DRAM 1322, 1330, 1351; MUEN 1122, 1131, 1132, 1133, 1134, 1135, 1136, 1137, 1151, 1152, 1153, 2123, 2141; MUSI 1116, 1181, 1183, 1192, 1263, 1301; PHED 1100, 1101, 1102, 1104, 1105, 1106, 1107, 1108, 1109, 1110, 1111, 1112, 1113, 1114, 1115, 1116, 1117, 1118, 1119, 1120, 1121, 1122, 1123, 1124, 1125, 1126, 1127, 1128, 1129, 1164, 1165, 1251, 1304, 1306, 1346; SOCI 2301, 2340; SPCH 2341



1-3

TIER 2 - CORE DOMAINS

QUALITATIVE REASONING, LITERACY AND RESEARCH
Select the following: CB010  
ENGL 1302



3

SELF AND SOCIETY

Select ONE of the following: CB070  
ANTH 2302, 2346, 2351; COMM 1307; CRIJ 1301, 1307; ECON 1301, 2301, 2302, 2311; GEOG 1302, 1303, 2312; GOVT 2304, 2311; HIST 2321, 2322, 2327; PSYC 2301, 2306, 2314, 2316; SOCI 1301, 1306, 2306, 2319, 2336; TECA 1303, 1354

Select the following: CB060  
GOVT 2305

Select ONE of the following: CB080
HIST 1302, 2301, 2328, 2381

9

HUMANITY, CREATIVITY AND THE AESTHETIC EXPERIENCE
Select ONE of the following: CB050  
ARTS 1301, 1303, 1304; DANC 2303; DRAM 1310, 2361, 2366; HUMA 1311, 1315; MUSI 1306, 1308, 1309, 1310

Select ONE of the following: CB040  
CUST 2370; ENGL 2321, 2322, 2323, 2326, 2327, 2328, 2331, 2332, 2333, 2342, 2343, 2351; HUMA 1302, 1305, 2319; PHIL 1301, 1304, 1316, 1317, 2303, 2306, 2307, 2316, 2317, 2318, 2321;[FOREIGN LANGUAGE: ARAB 2311, 2312; CHIN 2311, 2312; CZEC 2311, 2312; FREN 2311, 2312; GERM 2311, 2312; GREE 2311, 2312; ITAL 2311, 2312; JAPN 2311, 2312; KORE 2311, 2312; LATI 2311, 2312; PORT 2311, 2312; RUSS 2311, 2312; SPAN 2311, 2312, 2321, 2322, 2323, 2324; VIET 2311, 2312]



6

SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY AND SUSTAINABILITY
Select EACH of the following: CB030  
PHYS 2425
PHYS 2426



8

TIER 3 - INTEGRATIVE LEARNING

CRITICAL ISSUES IN LOCAL, NATIONAL AND GLOBAL CONTEXTS
Select the following: CB070  
GOVT 2306


3
CORE CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS AS DEGREE 43-45

COMPUTER OR ELECTRICIAL ENGINEERING EMPHASIS

Select EACH of the following:
COSC 1415
MATH 2414 and 2415
ENGR 1172 or 2105
ENGR 2300 and 2305

19
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS AS DEGREE 62-64

OTHER COURSES -- COMPUTER ENGINEERING
In order to fulfill the requirements to be accepted into the UNT Computer Engineering program, students must complete the following courses:
CHEM 1411
MATH 2305
7
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO UNT FOR THIS PROGRAM 69-71
OTHER COURSES -- ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
In order to fulfill the requirements to be accepted into the UNT Electrical Engineering program, students must complete the following course:
CHEM 1411
4
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO UNT FOR THIS PROGRAM 66-68

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