Program at a Glance

Program Type
2-year Associate Degree
Area of Study
Science, Math, & Engineering
Est. Program Cost
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Get Skilled as an Engineer and Catapult Your Career

Design intricate electrical systems and manage electrical projects as an electrical engineer. This program sets you up for success in the engineering industry.

Why Choose Germanna

Germanna doesn’t just provide basic classes. In this program, you can focus on either electrical or mechanical engineering and gain insight into your career earlier.

Career Options in Engineering

In-Demand Jobs:

  • Mechanical Engineers: Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment.
  • Electrical Engineers: Research, design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment and systems.

Salary Expectations

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What You'll Learn

In-Demand Skills:

  • Engineering foundations
  • Design for engineers
  • Mechanics
  • Circuits
  • Calculus
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
Course Highlights
EGR 121: Foundations of Engineering
EGR 125: Introduction to Computer Programming for Engineers
EGR 255: Electric Circuits Laboratory
EGR 246: Mechanics of Materials

Courses may vary from semester to semester. Please consult the college catalog for the most up-to-date information.

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We’re thinking differently at Germanna and shaping an entirely new approach to career-focused education. Our faculty has extensive teaching experience and can break down complex concepts as you gain more knowledge of the field.
Work Experience
Work experience can help you identify areas of opportunity for advancement. At Germanna, education and training are available for any stage of your career.
Technical Training
Technical training and career-based certificates can further develop the specific job skills you need to advance in your current job or change careers.
Associate's Degree
Our associate degrees can prepare you for entry-level careers, professional certifications, and successful transfer to a four-year school.
College Transfer
Transfer your Germanna credits to top Virginia four-year schools including UMW, VCU, and Hampton U through our guaranteed transfer agreements.
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