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Pre Engineering

Honors Engineering Program

American Heritage School Pre Engineering Program

American Heritage School introduces the Honors Engineering Program for students who wish to prepare for a career in one of the many fields of engineering. From ninth through twelfth grades, students follow a course of study designed to equip them for college with engineering, math, science and computer courses unique to a high school program. While satisfying requirements in all of the standard subject areas, students in the Honors Engineering Program are offered the courses listed below.

Students must complete a total of 6.5 credits (courses listed below) in order to complete the program. All students must be interviewed and recommended by the Program Director. Students must maintain a 3.5 GPA each semester to remain in the program.

 

 

SAMPLE PRE-ENGINEERING CURRICULUM
 

Required:

  • Introduction to Engineering Design Honors* (1.0 credit )
    (students must be currently enrolled or have completed Algebra I Advanced and Physical Science Honors)
  • Principles of Engineering Honors (1.0 credit)
  • Digital Electronics Honors (1.0 credit)
  • Engineering Design and Development Honors (1.0 credit)
  • Engineering Internship Honors (.5 credit)
  • Architecture Design I (.5 credit)
  • Architecture Design II (.5 credit)
  • Physics Honors or AP Physics 1 1.0 credit (AP level required by some colleges)

Electives:

  • Bio-technical Engineering Honors (1.0 credit)