Purpose: This curriculum is designed to prepare students for employment in civil engineering, mechanical engineering, or drafting technology fields.
Transfer Information: Transfer is not the primary purpose of an A.A.S. program, but NOVA has articulation agreements that facilitate the transfer of this and other career-oriented programs to selected senior institutions. Students interested in transfer should contact a counselor or their academic advisor early in their program.
1 CIV classes are offered only on the Alexandria Campus.
2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. Plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. Plus RPK 205, 216 or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
3 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives. Students planning to transfer should consider taking HIS 101–102 or HIS 111–112.
4 May substitute SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.
5 MEC courses are offered only on the Annandale Campus.
6 May substitute MTH 163–164.
7 Select from the following: CST 100, CST 110, CST 115, CST 126, CST 227, or CST 229.
8 See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.
9 Individuals planning to transfer to a mechanical engineering technology baccalaureate program should take PHY 201–202.