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ENGINEERING

Engineering: Baccalaureate Transfer Requirements

Aerospace Engineering (AERSP)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Architectural Engineering (A E)
Not available for transfer admission.
Biological Engineering (B E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 3-4 credits of differential equations, 8 credits of calculus-based physics – mechanics and electricity and magnetism, and 3 credits of college chemistry are required.
Biomedical Engineering (BME)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Chemical Engineering (CH E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Civil Engineering (C E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Civil Engineering (CE CA)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg)
No additional requirements.
Computer Engineering (CENBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of calculus-based Physics and 3 credits of introductory Chemistry.
Computer Engineering (CMPEN)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Computer Science (CMPBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry, 3 credits of introductory programming, 3 credits of intermediate programming and either 3 credits of Biology or 4 credits of Chemistry with Lab or 4 credits calculus-based Physics.
Computer Science (CMPSC)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Computer Science (COMP)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg)
No additional requirements.
Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (ECET)
(Start and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Electrical Engineering (E E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 3-4 credits of differential equations, 8 credits of calculus-based physics – mechanics and electricity and magnetism, and 3 credits of college chemistry are required.
Electrical Engineering (E ENG)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg)
No additional requirements.
Electrical Engineering (EE BD)
(Start at any campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Electrical Engineering Technology (E E T)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg, Wilkes-Barre)
No additional requirements.
Electro - Mechanical Engineering Technology (EMET)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Altoona, Berks, New Kensington, York)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 3-4 credits of differential equations, 8 credits of calculus-based physics – mechanics and electricity and magnetism, and 3 credits of college chemistry are required.
Energy Engineering (ENENG)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits calculus with analytic geometry and 8 credits calculus-based physics are required.
Engineering (undecided) (BCEGN)
(Start at any campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required.
Engineering (undecided) (ENGR)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required. Students in this category typically have one year to complete entrance-to-major coursework to qualify for entrance into a College of Engineering major at University Park.
Engineering Science (E SC)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 3-4 credits of differential equations, 8 credits of calculus-based physics – mechanics and electricity and magnetism, and 3 credits of college chemistry are required.
Environmental Systems Engineering (ENVSE)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits calculus with analytic geometry and 8 credits calculus-based physics are required.
General Engineering (G E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Abington, Brandywine, DuBois, Hazleton)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 3-4 credits of differential equations, 8 credits of calculus-based physics – mechanics and electricity and magnetism, and 3 credits of college chemistry are required.
Industrial Engineering (I E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Industrial Engineering (IESBD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Interdisciplinary Business with Engineering Studies (IBE)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required and no additional requirements.
Materials Science & Engineering (MATSE)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits calculus with analytic geometry and 8 credits calculus-based physics are required.
Mechanical Engineering (M E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Mechanical Engineering (ME BD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Mechanical Engineering (ME BL)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Berks)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Mechanical Engineering (ME CA)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg)
No additional requirements.
Mechanical Engineering Technology (M E T)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg)
No additional requirements.
Mechanical Engineering Technology (METBD)
(Start and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Mining Engineering (MNG E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
8 credits calculus with analytic geometry and 4 credits calculus-based physics are required.
Nuclear Engineering (NUC E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: University Park)
No transfer admission at University Park. Applicants who have less than two years of attempted college coursework may apply for admission to the College of Engineering pre-major status (ENGR) at a campus other than University Park. 4 credits of college calculus are required.
Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering (PNG E)
Applicants who meet eligibility requirements may apply to start at a Penn State Campus and transition to University Park . (No Transfer Admission to Penn State University Park)
Applicants with no more than 2 semesters of college course work may be considered for admission to a campus other than University Park provided they have a minimum GPA >_ 3.0 and have successfully completed with a grade of C (2.0) or higher 8 credits calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits calculus-based physics, and 4 credits of chemistry with a lab.
Plastics Engineering Technology (PLTBD)
(Start and Finish: Behrend)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of chemistry with a lab, and 4 credits of calculus-based physics.
Rail Transportation Engineering (RTEAL)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Altoona)
No additional requirements.
Software Engineering (SE BD)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Behrend; Start and Finish at World Campus.)
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 is required and 8 credits of Calculus with analytic geometry, 4 credits of calculus-based Physics and 3 credits of introductory Chemistry.
Structural Design and Construction Engr Technology (SDCET)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Harrisburg)
No additional requirements.
Surveying Engineering (SUR E)
(Start at any Campus and Finish: Wilkes-Barre)
8 credits of calculus with analytic geometry, 3-4 credits of differential equations, 8 credits of calculus-based physics – mechanics and electricity and magnetism, and 3 credits of college chemistry are required.