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University of Louisville - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

The prospective student must make a formal application for admission to the J. B. Speed School of Engineering. The proper form is available from either the Office of Academic Affairs of the J. B. Speed School of Engineering or the University of Louisville Admissions Office.
A student is eligible for admission to the academic programs of the Speed School upon the basis of graduation from an accredited high school with at least 20 units or credits meeting the Kentucky Pre-College Curriculum requirements.
For students desiring to pursue studies in engineering, the distribution of the mathematics and science units or credits must be as follows: Algebra 2, Plane geometry 1, Advanced mathematics; trigonometry, introduction to analytical geometry, calculus, or equivalent 1, Physics 1, Chemistry 1.
It is recommended that the prospective engineering student have basic instruction in computer programming and mechanical drawing.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

Prospective candidates for Bachelor of Science degree must file an application for admission to the Professional School of Engineering. Indicating their choice as to the engineering field of specialization. Subject to the approval of the department chair, a student will then be admitted to the Professional School, Division of Basic Studies, to pursue a combined program of studies and cooperative education experience in the approved engineering field of specialization.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

A student admitted from another accredited institution will usually be allowed credit for courses equivalent to those that apply toward a degree granted by the University of Louisville

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 27
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 21