The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Associate Degree Requirements:
The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:
For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter,
a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis,
is required for each course applied toward the major.
The Engineering major is designed for students seeking to fulfill lower division preparation for junior level transfer to bachelor degree engineering programs at four-year colleges and universities. Students develop the analysis, teamwork, design, and communication skills necessary to succeed in their upper division work and as an engineer in industry.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
- Apply lower division level knowledge of math, science, and engineering to the formulation and solution of engineering problems;
- Show competence with modern engineering tools necessary for success in upper division engineering course work;
- Demonstrate a solid foundation of communication, teamwork, analysis, and design skills necessary for success in upper division work; and
- Develop a foundation for life-long learning in the evolving group of engineering disciplines that function within a framework of environmental, social, political, health and safety, economic and ethical concerns.