Engineering (Pre)


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Program Overview

The Pre-Engineering emphasis area, offered at our Scottsbluff campus, is designed for those students who are interested in the field of engineering. This emphasis area offers knowledge and skills in science, mathematics, engineering, and general education that are common to many engineering disciplines and normally required of freshman and sophomore engineering students. This program is in alignment with the STEP program for direct transfer with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


Permit the student to explore various courses of mathematics and sciences that may lead to a major in a specialized emphasis.

Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Science in Engineering (Pre)

Career Opportunities

The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that in 2012, the median pay for Civil Engineers with at least a bachelor's degree was $79,340 per year. Growth in jobs in this field for the decade 2012-2022 was projected to be 20%, faster than average. (