Nov 30, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog

Engineering AS, Mechanical Engineering Option Program Map


If you are a full-time student taking and follow this degree map, you can complete this associate degree in two years. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you. To be recommended for the Associate in Science degree, you must achieve a grade point average of 2.0 as a minimum on all coursework attempted (minimum of 60 hours). You must have completed MATH 1513 and MATH 1613 or MATH 1715 or have demonstrated math competencies at the pre-calculus level through test scores prior to the first semester to complete this degree within two years. See an academic advisor to learn more about Math placement testing. Note the Milestones below each semester. Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for degree completion.

Total Credit Hours: 16


Milestones


  • Check with transfer school requirements before choosing your Chemistry class.
  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Total Credit Hours: 18


Consider taking one of the listed courses in the summer semester instead of 18 hours in one semester. Permission is needed to take more than 18 hours in one semester. Talk to an advisor for details. 

Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Schedule a campus visit with your transfer institution’s student recruitment office.
  • Visit Career Services by your 20th credit hour to explore career opportunities associated with this degree.

Total Credit Hours: 17


Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check and to complete a Petition for Computer Proficiency if needed.
  • Complete applications for admission and financial aid for the four-year institution to which you plan to transfer.
  • Visit Career Services to build your resume.

Fourth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 18


Consider taking one of the listed courses in the summer semester instead of 18 hours in one semester. Permission is needed to take more than 18 hours in one semester. Talk to an advisor for details. 

Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.

Total Credit Hours: 69


Transfer Information


This degree transfers to Oklahoma State University (OSU Tulsa) and other schools as noted below.  Admission to OSU’s Professional School for Mechanical Engineering requires that students have a ‘C’ or better in all prerequisite courses for the major and a GPA of 3.0 in certain technical courses.  You should work closely with an academic advisor each semester to make certain you are enrolled in the correct courses for a seamless transfer process. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that he/she understands the program/admission/transfer requirements for the transfer school. A copy of transfer agreements are provided below.

​​​​​​​Oklahoma State University (OSU)
2022-2023:
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Industrial Engineering 2022-2023  

2021-2022:
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Civil Engineering 2021-2022  
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Industrial Engineering 2021-2022  
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Mechanical Engineering 2021-2022
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Mechanical Engineering Technology 2021-2022   

2020-2021:
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Civil Engineering 2020-2021 
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Industrial Engineering 2020-2021 
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS Mechanical Engineering 2020-2021 

2019-2020:
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to OSU BS in Mechanical Engineering 2019-2020 

University of Tulsa (TU)
TCC AS Mechanical Engineering to TU BS Mechanical Engineering 2020-2021