Pre-Engineering

Acquire the fundamental knowledge and skills needed in engineering to advance your study.

At Park University, our Pre-Engineering program prepares students to successfully pursue a more advanced engineering degree with a broad technical knowledge base in science and mathematics. Students who complete this program may go on to pursue a degree or a career in engineering.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student in our Pre-Engineering program, you’ll be required to take face-to-face classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus. Students will complete a suggested minimum of 41 credit hours. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this degree.

  • Parkville, MO

Pre-Engineering (Minor)

The pre-engineering curriculum prepares students with a broad technical knowledge base in science and mathematics. The following courses are a suggested course of study.

CH 107 General Chemistry I…………………………….. 3 cr.

CH 107L General Chemistry I Lab ………………………. 1 cr.

CH 108 General Chemistry II …………………………… 3 cr.

CH 108L General Chemistry II Lab …………………….. 1 cr.

CH 407 Physical Chemistry I ……………………………. 4 cr.

MA 221 Calculus and Analytic Geometry for Majors I …………………………. 5 cr.

MA 222 Calculus and Analytic Geometry for Majors II ………………………… 5 cr.

MA 223 Calculus and Analytic Geometry for Majors III ………………………. 3 cr.

MA 302 Ordinary Differential Equations …………….. 3 cr.

PY 205 Introduction to Physics I ………………………. 5 cr.

PY 206 Introduction to Physics II …………………….. 5 cr.

PY 275 Engineering Statics ………………………………. 3 cr.

TOTAL ……………………………………………. 41 cr.

Gain the knowledge base in mathematics and science needed to launch a career in engineering.

Our pre-engineering degree program will prepare you for advanced study that will further help you pursue a successful career in the field of engineering. Courses of study in this program include general chemistry, physical chemistry, calculus and analytic geometry, as well as ordinary differential equations, introduction to physics and engineering statistics.

Careers

Our programs will prepare you for a career as a:

  • Contracting Civil Engineer
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
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Program Highlights

Offered, through our School of Natural, Applied, and Social Sciences, Park University’s Pre-Engineering course plan is for students who are interested in pursuing a degree in engineering. By incorporating essential coursework in mathematics, physics and chemistry, students who complete this program will acquire a solid foundation in the core areas required for any engineering specialty.

Faculty

At Park University, our faculty members are experts in many areas of engineering, and are committed to your academic success as you pursue a more advanced engineering degree.


 

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Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.