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2014 - 2015 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Emphasis Degrees


This is a new award effective Fall 2006.


ASSOCIATE IN SCIENCES DEGREE WITH AN EMPHASIS IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
Available at Richland College in conjunction with the University of Texas at Arlington

Degree Code: AS.UTA.ELEC.ENGR

This is an "Articulated Emphasis" 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 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 AS degree, a student must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 65 credit hours indicated in this plan (students should also complete the additional eight hours as shown in order to be accepted into the UTD program);
  2. Earn a grade of "C" or better in English 1301, either Speech 1311 or 1315, and Math 2513;
  3. 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"];
  4. Meet all Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites; and
  5. Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction at Richland College.

Students who plan to transfer to the University of Texas at Arlington must work closely with an advisor/counselor.

Course Requirements for the AS Degree Emphasis in Electrical Engineering Credit Hours
COMMUNICATIONS
Select each of the following:
English 1301 (a grade of "C" or better required), English 1302, and either Speech 1311 or 1315 (a grade of "C" or better required)
9
MATHEMATICS
(A grade of "C" or better required.)
Math 2513
5
LAB SCIENCES
Select each of the following:
Physics 2425 and 2426
8
SOCIAL/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
Select each of the following:
History 1301, 1302; Government 2301, 2302
Economics 2301
15
HUMANITIES/VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Select one from each of the following groupings:

  1. Arts 1301
  2. English 2321, 2322, 2323, 2326, 2327, 2328, 2331, 2332, 2333
  3. Cultural Studies 2370; History 2321, 2322, 2380, 2381; Philosophy 1301, 2306, 2307, 2316, 2317; or Religion 1304
9
INSTITUTIONAL OPTIONS
Select each of the following:
Physical Education 1164 and Computer Science 1415
5
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING EMPHASIS
Select all of the following:
Math 2414, 2315
Engineering 1172, 2300, and 2305
14
Total Credit Hours for this AS Degree 65

 

OTHER COURSES

In order to fulfill the requirements to be accepted into the UTA Electrical Engineering program, students must complete the following courses:

Chemistry 1411
Math 2420
8
Total Credit Hours Required for this Program 73

Students completing this degree must submit to UTA a completed Texas Common Application within 12 months of their anticipated enrollment at UTA.


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