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Additional Admission Criteria for:

Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering programs


First Year Students additional admission requirements:

Eligibility to enroll in MATH 152 is met by:


  • A Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) Mathematics score of 600 or higher, and completion of a two-semester high school pre-calculus or calculus course with a grade of B or better. Both the SAT of 600 and the high school course are required. Students can take the SAT test more than once.  
  • Students with Advancement Placement exam credit for Calculus AB, with a minimum score of 3, will be granted credit for MATH 152 and will meet the requirement for completion of MATH 152.  For AP score equivalency please visit the following website: http://www.ccsu.edu/page.cfm?p=1380 
  • Students who do not meet the previously stated criteria may meet the MATH 152 eligibility requirements by taking CCSU's Mathematics Placement Exam given by CCSU’s Learning Center. For more information call (860) 832-1900, or visit the Learning Center - placement Testing website at:  http://www.ccsu.edu/page.cfm?p=3130

Eligibility to enroll in ENG 110 is met by:

  • A Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) English Writing score of 450 or higher (or 21 on the ACT)

Transfer Students additional admissions requirements:

Eligibility to enroll in MATH 152 is met by:


  • Satisfactory equivalency review and credit transfer from an accredited two-year of four-year higher education institution of a Pre-calculus course and a Trigonometry course with grades of C or higher, or a combined Trigonometry/Pre-calculus course with a grade of C or higher, or a Calculus course with a grade of C or higher. For additional transfer credit equivalency information see the website: https://ssb.ccsu.edu/pls/ssb_cPROD/pc_transfer_equivs.p_ask_parms

Eligibility to enroll in ENG 110 is met by:


  • Satisfactory credit transfer from an accredited two-year or four-year higher education institution of an English course equivalent to ENG 110 with a grade of C or higher (subject to equivalency evaluation by CCSU's English Department).

Graduates of the "Engineering Science" program from Connecticut Community Colleges:


  • CT Community College students who successfully complete full "Engineering Science" program defined by the "College of Technology" articulation agreement will be automatically admitted to CE or ME programs with the entire "Engineering Science" program coursework transferred to CCSU.
  • CT Community college students who have not completed the full "Engineering Science" program will be considered as regular transfer students, subject to the additional admissions requirements for transfer students explained above.



For any additional information or to ask any questions please contact CCSU's Admissions Office at 860 832-2278, or the School of Engineering and Technology Dean's Office at 860 832-1833.
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