Internal Transfer Policy

Minimum Requirements for Internal Transfer (Change of Major)

Architectural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics

  • Students who are required to take MATH 110 and CHEM 111 must receive a B or better in each of those classes and have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater to be considered for admission into the College of Engineering.
  • Students who are taking CHEM 101 and MATH 121 must receive a C or better in each of those classes and have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater to be considered for admission into the College of Engineering.
  • Students MUST complete the first applicable course in the Chemistry and Calculus sequences or substitutes (MATH 105 = MATH 110, MATH 116 & MATH 117 = MATH 121) determined by the admitting advisor before admission into the College will be considered.
  • FIRST TERM FRESHMEN who are pursuing transfer admission into the College of Engineering must have completed high school Chemistry, Physics, and Pre-calculus.  In addition, they must have SAT scores of M 600 and V 500 (or ACT M 26 and V 22) and a HS GPA of 3.5 or better.  

Construction Management

  • Students who are required to take MATH 110 must receive a C- or better in each of those classes and have a cumulative GPA of 2.3 or greater to be considered for admission into the Program.  GPA’s below 2.3 will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • Students who are taking MATH 121 must receive a D or better in each of those classes and have a cumulative GPA of 2.3 or greater to be considered for admission into the Program.  GPA’s below 2.3 will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • Students MUST complete the first applicable course in the Calculus sequences or substitutes (MATH 105 = MATH 110, MATH 116 & MATH 117 = MATH 121) determined by the admitting advisor before admission into the Program will be considered.
  • FIRST TERM FRESHMEN who are pursuing transfer admission into Construction Management must have completed high school Chemistry, Physics, and Pre-calculus. In addition, they must have SAT scores of M 600 and V 500 (or ACT M 26 and V 22) and a HS GPA of 3.5 or better.  

Engineering Technology

  • Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.3 or greater to be considered for admission into the Program.  GPA’s below 2.3 will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • Students who are required to take MATH 110 must receive a C or better in each of those classes and have a cumulative GPA of 2.3 or greater to be considered for admission into the Program.  GPA’s below 2.3 will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • FIRST TERM FRESHMEN who are pursuing transfer admission into Engineering Technology must have SAT scores of M 600 and V 500 (or ACT M 26 and V 22) and a HS GPA of 3.5 or better.  

Engineering (BSE Program)

  • First year and second-year students seeking admittance into the program into the program must have earned a B or better in Math 121, or the highest Math course they have completed, as well as a B or better in PHYS 101 or the highest Science course they have completed. They also must have a cumulative GPA of a 3.2 or higher.
  • Any student in their third year or beyond seeking admittance into this program must also meet the criteria outlined for first and second year students, but also have earned a 3.2 GPA in their current major coursework as well as an overall cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher.
  • Students MUST complete the first applicable course in the Chemistry and Calculus sequences or substitutes (MATH 105 = MATH 110, MATH 116 & MATH 117 = MATH 121) determined by the admitting advisor before admission into the College will be considered.
  • See guidelines in previous section for any First Term Freshman student wishing to change their major into this program.

For ALL College of Engineering majors

  • Any student who has been found guilty of Academic Dishonesty as defined by the University policy is not eligible to transfer into the College of Engineering.
  • In all cases, professional judgment of the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs will be applied.  Additional conditions may be required in specific situations.