Pre-Aerospace Engineering

Associate in Science

The Pre-Aerospace Engineering Associate in Science is focused on providing students with the first two years of a baccalaureate degree in aerospace engineering. The program is designed to educate students to meet the challenge of engineering in an ever-changing world and to foster understanding of universal topics in engineering.

It is strongly recommended that students pursuing this degree regularly meet with their faculty advisor.

For additional program information, please contact faculty advisor, James Taggart, at (609) 343-4950/jtaggart@atlantic.edu or contact area coordinator, Svetlana Marzelli, at (609)343-5017/smarzell@atlantic.edu.

Upon Completion of this program students will be able to:

  • Define engineering and identify common engineering fields;
  • Design engineering graphics;
  • Identify the characteristics of forces and couples;
  • Explain the concepts of stress and strain;
  • Describe kinematics and kinetics of particles and ridged bodies.

 

Courses Credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
When a General Education course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses.
ENGL101-Composition I
3
ENGL102-Composition II
3

CHEM110-General Chemistry I

4
CISM125-Introduction to Computers
3
MATH155-Calculus I
5
PHYS225-General Physics I
4
PSYC101-Introduction to Psychology
3
PHIL101-Introduction to Logic
3
Choose: General Education Social Science course or General Education Humanities course
3
TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS
31
PROGRAM COURSES
AERG101-Introduction to Engineering
3
AERG200-Engineering Design
3
AERG201-Statics
3
AERG202-Solid Mechanics
3
AERG204-Dynamics
3
MATH156-Calculus II
5
MATH255-Calculus III 5
MATH256-Differential Equations
4
PHYS226-General Physics II
4
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS
33
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE
64
(AERG) EFFECTIVE FALL 2012