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2011-2012 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2011-2012 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Engineering: Civil (A.S. Degree)

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General Education Requirements

Note: All courses must be from the Approved Courses for General Education  courses for each category listed in the General Education section of this catalog.

General Courses

  • SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech or other approved speech/communication course -Credits: 3
  • Literature - Select one approved literature course Credits: 3
  • History - Select two approved history courses Credits: 6
  • Humanities/Fine Arts - Select two approved courses Credits: 6
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences - Select two approved courses Credits: 6

Total Required Credit Hours: 66

Transfer Requirements

Tennessee Transfer Path to UT/TBR four year universities in compliance with Complete College Tennessee Act of 2010.

Additional Information

Students are strongly encouraged to complete a course in Mechanics of Materials, also known as Strength of Materials, before transferring to a university.

Courses in engineering technology do not fulfill any of the requirements for the Area of Emphasis in Civil Engineering.

Although it is possible to complete the B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering in four semesters after earning the associate’s degree, students typically need five or six semesters to complete requirements.

Effective Fall 2011

For Further Information

Dr. Mark Pollock
Pre-Engineering Department
Telephone: 423.354.2506


Nancy Forrester
Dean, Mathematics
Telephone: 423.354.2521

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