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Macomb’s Pre-Engineering program has been designed to give you a strong foundation in math, science and basic engineering principles that you can build upon through further and more specialized study. You will be introduced to the engineering professions through lectures and guest speakers, and learn about workplace expectations and problem-solving through teamwork.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Pre-Engineering

  1. Save $20,000 by starting here - over 80% of our students leave debt free
  2. Nearly 250 private and transfer scholarships
  3. What you need to succeed, including free tutoring

Pre-Engineering Courses at Macomb

  • General Chemistry 1 & 2
  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Analytical Geometry & Calculus 1 - 3
  • Analytical Physics 1 & 2
  • College Physics 1
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra
  • Principles of Economics
  • Differential Equations
  • Engineering Computer Elective

Career Opportunities in Pre-Engineering

With an Associate of Science Degree in Pre-Engineering, you will be qualified for positions that include electrical and electronics engineering technician, engineering technician, mechanical engineering technician and machinery mechanic.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in Macomb’s Pre-Engineering program will transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about the Pre-Engineering program?

For more information about the Pre-Engineering program at Macomb, contact the Associate Dean at Center Campus: 586.286.2282 or, or at South Campus: 586.445.7354 or

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