Aug 16, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

Tennessee Transfer Pathway

Pre-Engineering: Civil (A.S. Degree) Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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. Additional courses may be required to overcome deficiencies in English, mathematics, and reading.

Learning Support

Additional courses may be required to overcome deficiencies in English, mathematics, and reading.




Total Required Credit Hours: 69

Additional Information

*Students transferring to UT-Knoxville should take macroeconomics and microeconomics to fulfill their Social/Behavioral Science general education requirements in line with UTK’s 4-hour econ requirement.

**Students who are not prepared for CHEM 1110 will need some or all of the following based on placement test scores: MATH 1100 and/or MATH 1710 or concurrent enrollment in CHEM 1000 .

***Students who are not prepared for calculus will also need some or all of the following courses based on placement testing: MATH 1100 , MATH 1710 , MATH 1720 .

****UT Knoxville accepts Northeast State’s MATH 2080  as an equivalent course for MATH 2050 . Students transferring to the UT-Chattanooga will need to take both Linear Algebra and a Probability/Statistics course. UT-Knoxville, TN State, and the University of Memphis do not require Linear Algebra but do require a 3 hr course in Probability/Statistics.

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.

Transfer Requirements

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