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Pre-Engineering Pathway

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The Associate in Science (AS) degree pathway is designed to prepare students for transfer to four-year institutions by providing a solid educational foundation through general education credits and elective courses. Earning an Associate in Science degree at HGTC enables students to easily transfer to senior institutions within South Carolina.

Below is a listing of recommended courses which lay the best foundation for transferring to a four-year institution and earning a bachelor's degree in an Engineering related program. 

For a full list of Associate in Science degree requirements, please refer to the HGTC College Catalog.

If you are interested in the Pre-Engineering pathway please consult your academic advisor for assistance.

View all HGTC transfer opportunities.

Recommended Curriculum Sequence

First Semester  Course Title Semester
Credit Hours
CHM 110 College Chemistry I 4
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
MAT 140* Analytical Geometry and Calc I 4
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective   3
  TOTAL 14
Second Semester     
CHM 111 College Chemistry II 4
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
MAT 141 Analytical Geometry & Calc II 4
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective


Soc/Behavioral Science Elective   3
  TOTAL 17
Third Semester     
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3
PHY 221 University Physics I 4
Major   3
Other   3
Other   3
  TOTAL 16
Fourth Semester - Fall    
PHY 222 University Physics II 4
Soc/Behavioral Science Elective   3

*MAT 140 will be substituted for the General Education Requirement of MAT 110.