El Camino’s pre-engineering degree program introduces you to the principles of mathematics, physics, and chemistry while also preparing you to continue your education at a university. It’s an accessible, affordable path to a rewarding, in-demand career.
Our Pre-Engineering Associate of Science (AS) degree typically takes two years. Pre-engineering education at El Camino will challenge you to be your best. We’ll be here to help.
El Camino students who choose pre-engineering are seeking a broad introduction to mathematics, physics, and chemistry so they can continue their education at a four-year college or university.
This degree gives you the opportunity to develop a solid understanding of mathematics, physics, and chemistry, while also providing an excellent foundation for continuing your studies at a four-year college or university.
Engineering makes things better by fixing problems that are already there and solving other problems before they happen."Meet a Student
As an El Camino pre-engineering graduate, you’ll be ready to pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering at another school. We’ll help you build the scientific knowledge and hands-on skills you’ll need.
As an El Camino pre-engineering student, you’ll have many opportunities to explore the sciences outside the classroom setting.
Learn about course requirements and more for the Pre-Engineering AS degree in El Camino’s online catalog.
Find semester-by-semester plans that chart your path to a Pre-Engineering AS degree on El Camino’s Guided Pathways site.
El Camino College Mathematical Sciences Division