Overview

The Associate in Engineering (AE) degree shall be granted for a planned program of study consisting of a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit (SHC) of courses. Within the degree program, the institution shall include opportunities for the achievement of competence in reading, writing, oral communication, fundamental mathematical skills, and basic computer use.

Career Opportunities

The skills developed while completing an Associate in Engineering (AE) provide a solid foundation in quantitative reasoning and problem-solving that are used in a wide range of engineering career pathways, including:

  • Aerospace
  • Agricultural
  • Biomedical
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Environmental
  • Industrial
  • Materials
  • Mechanical
  • Nuclear
  • Petroleum
Transfer Requirements

To be eligible for the transfer of credits under the AE to the Bachelor of Science in Engineering Articulation Agreement, community college graduates must obtain a grade of “C” or better in each course and an overall GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Articulation Agreement

The Uniform Articulation Agreement for the Associate in Engineering promotes educational advancement opportunities for Associate in Engineering (A10500) completers and the constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina in order to complete Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees.

Completing the first two years at NCC could save students more than $30,000 when compared to attending all four years at a university.

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Associate in Engineering

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