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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Articulation Agree-PreEngineering Design w Western

Pre-Engineering Design Technology, A.A. (Western Michigan University)

Academic Program Code: 626

This program is designed to offer a clear pathway for students wanting to transfer into the bachelor's degree program in Engineering Design Technology at Western Michigan University. Upon graduating from the program at WMU, among the jobs students can consider in manufacturing-related industries follow: positions related to quality control, administration, and marketing, as well as product designers, technical publication specialists, and documentation and standards supervisors. By declaring this Articulated Pre-Major, students are on track to graduate with an Associate of Arts degree from GRCC and transfer to WMU to earn a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Design Technology.

General Education Courses

Select a minimum of 30 credit hours of course work from the General Education course list. Course work must be selected as directed in the areas below.

English Composition and Communications


Select two (2) Humanities General Education Electives from two (2) different subject areas.  Only one (1) Foreign Language course can be used for the Humanities requirement.

Social Sciences

Select two (2) Social Sciences General Education Electives from two (2) different subject areas.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Natural Sciences

General Education Total Credits Hours

30 (minimum)

Program Elective Courses

Select a minimum of six (6) credit hours from the list below of Western Michigan University’s “Approved Major Electives.”

Total Credit Hours


Transfer Notes

It is recommended that students meet with an advisor to review the requirements and advising notes for this articulated program, and have any questions about transfer answered prior to completing this degree program at GRCC.  Western Michigan University will accept courses taken at GRCC as outlined in the program agreement.

This degree is designed with the intent that students can take classes and be advised at the Western Michigan University Grand Rapids - Downtown location via the AMP lab.