The Career Studies Certificate program in Engineering is only available to students taking Dual Enrollment classes through the Virginia Western Regional Academy for Advanced Technology.
Career Studies Certificate
Purpose: This curriculum is designed for persons who want to explore engineering as a potential major.
Program Objectives: This program allows students to experience the exciting opportunities in engineering and prepare themselves for an associate of science degree in engineering, which is transferable to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree.
Admission Requirements: Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level course-work established by the college.
Developmental Requirements: Students who do not demonstrate proficiency on the placement test in the following mathematical units will be required to complete developmental courses: MTE 1 , MTE 2 , MTE 3 , MTE 4 , MTE 5 , MTE 6 , MTE 7 , MTE 8 and MTE 9 . Additionally, students who do not demonstrate mastery in pre-calculus with trigonometry on the placement test will be required to complete MTH 166 prior to enrolling in MTH 173 .
It is strongly recommended that developmental education requirements be completed as soon as possible.