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Engineering Transfer Prerequisites

» Fowler Engineering Majors with Transfer Prerequisites

Several majors in the Fowler School of Engineering require and recommend foundation and/or prerequisite courses. You can find the required and recommended courses for those majors below.

To find which transferable courses at your college match Chapman’s prerequisites, please use the Transfer Course Approvals website the for the most updated articulation information. You can also find directions for using the Transfer Course Approvals website below.

Some prerequisite courses may double count for general education (Chapman shared inquiries) and major requirements.

Pre-requisite courses can be in progress at the time of applying.

If you have any questions, please email us at transfers@chapman.edu.

How to Use the Transfer Course Approvals Website

To find out which transferable courses at your college match Chapman’s prerequisites, use the Transfer Course Approvals website. Please use the instructions below if you need help using the site.

+ - Transfer Course Approvals Website Instructions

1. Search and select the college you’re transferring from. Below is a screenshot with “Orange Coast College” as the selected school:

A search result when looking to find a transfer college by name

2. Once your institution is selected, you can search your courses. This will allow you to see if your courses are transferable to Chapman and have been articulated by our institution. Below is a screenshot of the MATH A140 and ECON A175 courses from Orange Coast College:

A list of courses from Orange Coast College

 

A list of courses from Chapman University

3. If you do not see a course, it does not necessarily mean that it is not transferable. It could mean that it has not yet been articulated by Chapman. If you can not find your course, please contact us at transfers@chapman.edu for assistance.

Fowler School of Engineering Majors

Only the Fowler Engineering majors below have required or recommended prerequisites for transfer students.

+ - B.S. Computer Engineering

This program will be launching in fall 2020. If you have any questions about transfer prerequisites, please contact transfers@chapman.edu.

For more information on the program, visit the B.S. in Computer Engineering webpage.

+ - B.S. Computer Science

Required

  • CPSC 230 Computer Science I
  • MATH 110 Single Variable Calculus I

Recommended

  • CPSC 231 Computer Science II
  • CPSC 236 Visual Programming
  • MATH 111 Single Variable Calculus II
  • MATH 210 Multivariable Calculus
  • MATH 215 Introduction to Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

 

For more information on the program, visit the B.S. in Computer Science webpage.

+ - B.S. Data Science

Required

  • CPSC 230 Computer Science I
  • MATH 110 Single Variable Calculus I

Recommended

  • ACTG 210 Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • CPSC 231 Computer Science II
  • CPSC 236 Visual Programming
  • ECON 200 Principles of Microeconomics
  • MATH 203 Introduction to Statistics

 

For more information on the program, visit the B.S. in Data Analytics webpage.

+ - B.S. Electrical Engineering

This program will be launching in fall 2021. If you have any questions about transfer prerequisites, please contact transfers@chapman.edu.

For more information on the program, visit the B.S. in Electrical Engineering webpage.

+ - B.S. Software Engineering

Required

  • CPSC 230 Computer Science
  • MATH 110 Single Variable Calculus I

Recommended

  • CPSC 231 Computer Science II
  • CPSC 236 Visual Programming
  • MATH 111 Single Variable Calculus II
  • MATH 203 Introduction to Statistics
  • MATH 215 Introduction to Linear Algebra and Differential Equations
  • MATH 250 Discrete Mathematics I

 

For more information on the program, visit the B.S. in Software Engineering webpage.

Schedule a Transfer Advising Appointment

Our Transfer Admission Counselors are happy to help you create a transfer application plan. They are free to meet in-person (on the Chapman campus) or over the phone. Call our office at (714) 997-6711 to schedule an appointment.

 

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