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COD Engineering Pathways

Fall 2018 Engineering Pathways Application Information

There will be opportunities to learn more about the Engineering Pathways Program during the following Fall 2017 Admissions events:

  • Junior/Senior Night
    Tuesday, October 24
  • Explore Engineering
    Friday, November 10

For more information, contact Engineering Pathways at pathways@cod.edu.

 


A pathway to guaranteed admission to the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

This program will facilitate transfer, minimize duplication of instruction and build on community college and university learning experiences. To qualify, students must complete a specified list of equivalent courses at COD, earning grades no less than a "B" and maintaining a 3.3 GPA in these courses and a 3.2 cumulative GPA for all classes taken at COD. Students must also enroll full-time (12 or more semester hours).

Specific course requirements are outlined for intended majors in 13 programs:

      • Aerospace Engineering
      • Agricultural and Biological Engineering
      • Civil and Environmental Engineering
      • Computer Engineering
      • Computer Science
      • Electrical Engineering
      • Engineering Mechanics
      • Engineering Physics
      • General Engineering
      • Industrial Engineering
      • Materials Science
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering
         

College of DuPage will assign each student with a transfer advisor to assist with course selection and registration, as well as offer general guidance until his or her transfer to UIUC.

For more information, please contact Engineering Pathways at pathways@cod.edu.

Spotlight

  • Spotlight: Student Spotlight: Valentina Guarino

    Valentina GuarinoEngineering 2+2 Program

    “As a student who pays for her own schooling, it was the overall smartest choice to make. COD truly showed me that college is what you make of it. You are in control of your experience, and it is up to you to strive for what you want to achieve. The smaller, more intimate class sizes at COD definitely helped create strong relationships not only with professors, but also with my fellow students. In fact, my COD professors have helped me land impressive internships and my Engineering Pathways alums are still some of my closest friends down at UIUC.”

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  • Spotlight: Felipe Arias

    Felipe AriasEngineering 2+2 Program

    "I have always wanted to create my own gadgets and code my own programs and web sites. If I am lucky enough to have a successful career, I want to help minorities and people from developing countries like my own to pursue engineering and math degrees. I believe minorities are underrepresented in the science fields and it is very important for diverse perspectives to be involved in the developing of new technology.”

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  • Spotlight: Randy Dziak

    Randy DziakEngineering 2+2 Program

    "The fact that College of DuPage has a direct transfer program into U of I engineering is a testimony to the quality of the Engineering program at COD. The Engineering program at COD is just as good as, if not better than, most four-year institutions."

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  • Spotlight: Nemanja Kuzmanovic

    Nemanja KuzmanovicEngineering 2+2 Program

    “Contrary to the beliefs of many people in the community, COD has gone a long way and is now a totally different school than it was 10 years ago. COD is going places and I wanted to be a part of it.”

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  • Spotlight: Michael Baumgartner

    Michael BaumgartnerEngineering 2+2 Program

    "Unlike most universities, the professors I have at COD actually care to hear our input and make sure we understand the material we are learning. Due to this fact, I am having much more academic success than my friends who chose to go to a four-year university."

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  • Spotlight: Fumin Dang

    Fumin DangEngineering 2+2 Program

    "The engineering and science departments have some really awesome professors, and without them I would not be on the path I am taking today."

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