Pre-Engineering

Morehead State offers a number of options for students who plan to become professionally licensed engineers. We offer the option to begin your studies here then transfer to an accredited institution to pursue a bachelor's or master's degree. There are a number of options to help students reach their goals.

Options

  • 2 - 2 Pre - engineering program: attend MSU for two years, take the required general education, chemistry, math, physics and engineering courses, then transfer to an accredited institution for two years to obtain a bachelor's degree in engineering.
  • 3 - 2 Pre - engineering program: attend MSU for three years, take the required general education, chemistry, math, physics and engineering courses, then transfer to an accredited institution for two years to obtain a bachelor's degree in engineering from the transfer institution and a bachelor's degree in physics from MSU.
  • 4 - 2 engineering program: attend MSU for 4 years majoring in an engineering-related field. After obtaining a bachelor's at MSU, students in the 4 - 2 program transfer to an accredited post graduate program to obtain a master's degree or a Ph. D. in engineering.

Program Requirements

You'll need to meet  MSU admission requirements.

Career Opportunities

A Physics degree is useful for those seeking a career in engineering, environmental science, consulting, industry, government, research, or publishing.  For more information on physics career opportunities, visit   http://www.compadre.org/careers and http://www.aip.org/statistics.

 For more information on degrees in physics, view the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook.

MSU's Career Services offers career planning, interview and resume preparation assistance, internship placement, and services to help you find a job after you graduate.

  • Morehead (Residential Campus)
    150 University Blvd., Morehead, KY 40351
    1-800-585-6781
  • MSU at Ashland
    1400 College Drive, Ashland, KY 41101
    800-648-5370
  • MSU at Mt. Sterling
    3400 Indian Mound Drive, Mt. Sterling, KY 40353
    859-499-0780
  • MSU at Prestonsburg
    6 Bert Combs Drive, Prestonsburg, KY 41653
    800-648-5372
  • MSU at West Liberty
    155 University Drive, West Liberty, KY 41472
    606-743-1500
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