2021 - 2022 Dallas College Catalog

2021 - 2022 Catalog
Engineering Degrees

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN COMPUTER ENGINEERING

Offered on Richland Campus in conjunction with the
University of Texas at Dallas

Degree Code: AS.UTD.COMP.ENGR

This is an "Articulated" degree with the University of Texas at Dallas.

Students who complete this degree with no grade below that of "C" and who meet all admissions requirements at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) will be accepted into the UTD's Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering program. Students should follow this plan only if they wish to transfer to UTD in Computer 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 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. Receive a GPA (2) of at least 2.00 ("C")
  4. Meet all Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requirements and course prerequisites; and
  5. 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.

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

This page includes Coordinating Board (CB) Codes.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 (CB010) Composition I
(A grade of "C" or better is required.)
3
HIST 1301 (CB060) United States History 3
MATH 2413 (CB020) Calculus I
(A grade of "C" or better is required.)
4
ENGR 1201 Introduction to Engineering 2
PHYS 2425 (CB030) University Physics II 4
Semester Total 16
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1302 (CB010) Composition II 3
MATH 2414 (CB020) Calculus II
(A grade of "C" or better is required.)
4
PHYS 2426 (CB030) University Physics II 4
COSC 1436 Programming Fundamentals I 4
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 2415 Calculus III 4
COSC 1437 Programming Fundamentals II 4
GOVT 2305 (CB070) Federal Government 3
ENGR 2105 Electrical Circuits I Laboratory 1
American History (CB060) Select ONE of the following:
HIST 1302 , 2301 , 2328 , 2381
3
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGR 2300 Applied Linear Algebra 3
MATH 2420 Differential Equations 4
GOVT 2306 (CB070) Texas Government 3
COSC 2436 Programming Fundamentals III 4
Semester Total 14
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.S. DEGREE 60

Additional course that may be taken at Richland Campus and accepted for transfer into the UTD Computer Engineering Program:

Course Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 2305 Discrete Mathematics 3
Semester Total 3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS TRANSFERABLE TO UTD FOR THIS PROGRAM 63

NOTE: MATH 2413, MATH 2414 and MATH 2415 are required to satisfy the MATH 2417 and 2419. UTD's accelerated two-semester calculus sequence, MATH 2417 and MATH 2419, is equivalent to the three-semester calculus sequence offered at community colleges. Students must take Calculus I, Calculus II, and Calculus III in order to be equivalent.

NOTE: Students must take both ENGR 1201 and ENGR 2105 to receive credit for the UTD ECS 1200 and CE 1202. In addition, student will be required to make up one additional credit hour in major upper level courses.

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.