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Pre-Engineering

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Description:
The Pre-Engineering Program is designed to prepare high school students for success in colleges of engineering. Courses offered are AP Calculus, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Algebra III, Physics, and four engineering courses specifically designed to introduce students to the field of engineering and bring mathematics and science to life with hands-on, problem-based learning. Pre-Engineering students gain academic knowledge and skills necessary for success in a college-level engineering program and gain an understanding of the engineering field so they can determine if engineering is a career they wish to pursue.
College credit is available upon passing the AP Calculus Exam, PLTW assessments, and college Algebra CLEP Exam. Please note since universities differ in their recognition of exam credits, the amount of college credit earned is dependent upon the policies of the specific university a graduate plans to attend.

Hours:
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name: Pre-Engineering
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction: 960/37
Normal Completion Time: 2 years

College Credit:
Up to 9 hours available based on satisfactory completion of exams.

Application Process:
High school students see your home school counselor
(Note: This program is for high school students only)

Required Courses:

  • PLTW Principles of Engineering
  • Algebra III
  • Physics
  • PLTW Introduction to Engineering Design
  • Trigonometry
  • Pre Calculus
  • AP Calculus AB
  • PLTW Digital Electronics
  • AP Calculus BC
  • PLTW Engineering Design and Development

Accreditation:
PLTW (Project Lead The Way)
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

Certifications:

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate

  • Bronze
  • Silver
  • Gold
  • Platinum

**CTSO: SkillsUSA

**Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)