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 Engineering & Computer Science

        

Chandler-Gilbert Community College
has a successful and proven engineering program.

Our job is to ensure that every student who completes this program and transfers to a university as a junior engineering student is better prepared
than his or her new peers who started as freshmen at that university.

Please review the AAS course Program Guide for requirements.

Click here for a list of degree and certificate program descriptions.

Program
Name
Degree
Offered?
Certificate
Offered?
MAPPGainful
Employment
Course
Sequence
Engineering TechnologyYesYes



​Program Information

Student Goals 

  • To acquire the knowledge, skills, and course credits for most of the first two years toward a baccalaureate degree in engineering. The remaining course work can be completed at one of the state universities in Arizona or out-of-state.
  • To upgrade skills or to prepare for transfer on a full-time or part-time basis.

Acquired Skills

  • Gain effective verbal and written communications skills that enable the student to work in a team environment.
  • Gain computer applications skills
  • Gain science and mathematics skills. Engineering is the application of these skills to the solution of practical problems.
  • Gain teaming skills required in today's engineering work environment.
  • Gain introductory engineering design experience.

Career Challenges for Engineers

Engineers work in leadership roles to provide practical solutions to many problems facing society. Examples of career challenges include:

  • Increased demand of high quality and safety in products
  • International competition requiring rapid advancement of technology and lower costs.
  • Disposal of waste without polluting the environment.
  • Safe disposal and/or recycling of worn-out or obsolete products
  • Conservation of dwindling natural resources

​University Transfer

Students pursuing a degree in Engineering can take up to 64 transferred credits to any of the 3 major Universities in Arizona.

It is recommended that students meet with a CGCC advisor to ensure that the appropriate courses for transfer are met.

AZ Transfer is a state resource with up-to-date lists of courses transferable between the state schools.

Arizona Course Transfer Applicability System 

 

Arizona Course Transfer Applicability System - ASU

Arizona State University

Arizona Course Transfer Applicability System - NAU

Northern Arizona University

 Arizona Course Transfer Applicability System - U of A  



Arizona

University Partner

Arizona State University
ASU offers a personalized experience to immerse yourself in your studies and engage with community partners that provide internships, research and clinical practice. ASU is a Maricopa Community Colleges University Partner and accepts Maricopa Transferable Credits as well as Degrees.

University of Arizona
University of Arizona Offers the Bridge Program is a partnership between the Maricopa Community Colleges and the University of Arizona (UA) designed to help you earn degrees.  U A is a Maricopa Community Colleges University Partner and accepts Maricopa Transferable Credits as well as Degrees.

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Embry-Riddle is the world's educational leader in aviation, aerospace, security and related industries.  Embry-Riddle is a Maricopa Community Colleges University Partner and accepts Maricopa Transferable Credits as well as Degrees.


It is recommended that students meet with a CGCC advisor to ensure that the appropriate courses for transfer are met.