Electrical Engineering Transfer Option

Associate in Science -  Engineering and Physical Science Department

The information below applies to students entering the program in fall 2017. For the most accurate program requirements for your catalog year, please log in to BHCC Self Service to review your specific program requirements. Any questions? Stop by or contact the LifeMap Commons on the Charlestown Campus - E-Building, Room E-235; Phone 617-228-2230.
Course Title Course Number Semester Taken Credits Prerequisites
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
College Writing I ENG111 3 ENG095 and RDG095 or ESL098 or placement
College Writing II ENG112 3 ENG111
Individual and Society From Area 2 3
World View From Area 3 3
Quantitative Thought MAT281 satisfies Area 4 MAT197 or placement
Science and Technology PHY251 satisfies Area 5 - see note* MAT281
Humanities From Area 6 3
CONCENTRATION COURSES
Introduction to Engineering/Lab ENR101 - see note* 4 MAT194 or placement
Circuit Design and Analysis I/Lab ENR 271 - see note* 4 MAT282 and PHY251 and ENR101; co-req PHY252
Circuit Design and Analysis II/Lab ENR272 - see note* 4 ENR271; co-req MAT285
Digital Logic Systems/Lab ENR275 - see note* 4 ENR271; co-req MAT283
Calculus I MAT281 - see note* 4 MAT197 or placement
Calculus II MAT282 - see note* 4 MAT281
Calculus III MAT283 4 MAT282
Ordinary Differential Equations MAT285 - see note* 4 MAT282
College Physics I/Lab PHY251 - see note* 4 MAT281
College Physics II/Lab PHY252 4 PHY251; co-req MAT282
CAREER ELECTIVES; CHOOSE 3 FROM the FOLLOWING
General Chemistry I/Lab CHM201 4 MAT197 and ENG111
Linear Algebra MAT291 4 Pre/co-req MAT281
Introduction to Computer Science and Pre/Co-req Object Oriented Programming CIT120 4 ENG095 and RDG095 or ESL098 or placement; pre/co-req MAT194
C++ Programming CIT237 4 ENG095 and MAT194 or placement and CIT120 or chair approval
Total Credits 67
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*Note: All science, engineering and math courses that are pre/co-requisites of other science and engineering courses require a grade of C+ or better.

Option Overview

This option provides students with the technical coursework and modern laboratory experience that enable them to succeed in an undergraduate electrical engineering program. Upon graduation from BHCC, students are able to pursue further study at four-year colleges and universities.

Career Outlook

Graduates completing a four-year degree will have a strong electrical engineering foundation and be able to select from a variety of high-demand fields for the balance of their training. Such high-demand fields include nanotechnology, high-tech manufacturing, electronic devices, and robotics.

Upon Completion of this Program, Graduates will be able to:

  • Design and conduct experiments.
  • Analyze and interpret data.
  • Apply modern computational tools and lab techniques, along with scientific concepts, to solve engineering problems.
  • Design systems, components, and processes for solving problems in electrical engineering.
  • Function as part of an engineering team.
  • Articulate the professional and ethical responsibilities required of engineers.