Pre-Engineering | ACTC


Curriculum for students who wish to transfer to baccalaureate degree engineering programs at area universities.

Program Contact
Mark Riggs
Pre-Engineering Program Coordinator


The Pre-Engineering curriculum is for students who wish to complete an associate degree for transfer to baccalaureate degree engineering programs at area universities. Initial targeted areas include civil, chemical, and mechanical engineering although core courses are compatible with other engineering programs. 

What are my career options?

Student graduating from the Pre-Engineering program typically transfer to Engineering programs at the University of Kentucky, Marshall University, Ohio University, Morehead State University, Shawnee State University, and other universities.

The pre-engineering curriculum is a list of courses leading to an Associate in Science Degree.

Getting Started

What are my degree, diploma, and certificate options?

Associate in Science: 60 Total Credit Hours Requirements

How Do I Pay For This?

What Else Do I Need to Know?

Length of Program

Students ready for calculus in the first semester can complete this program in two years.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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