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Old Dominion University - 2016

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Engineering Technology


Admission to Engineering Technology College

All first-year intended (Freshman) engineering students are admitted into the Engineering Fundamentals Division (EFD) as they transition into the Frank Batten College of Engineering and Technology.
All "new" and "transfer" students are admitted/placed into the Engineering Fundamentals Division (EFD) until they are prepared to take courses in their major. The EFD prepares first-year engineering students for success in their Engineering and Engineering Technology education by providing a key experience through its fundamentals of engineering course series, by individualized counseling, advising, mentoring and tutoring. Exposure to different engineering disciplines during this period will help in making well-informed decisions when choosing their majors.

Students are assigned to the Engineering Fundamentals Division (EFD) and are considered "intended" until eligible to "declare" their engineering or engineering technology major.

Admission to an Engineering Technology Department

All engineering technology majors have to meet the following requirements before they are eligible to declare their engineering technology major:
- Earn an overall GPA of at least 2.0 or better (refer to department requirements).
- Earn at least (30) credit hours applicable to your major
- Complete ENGN 110 and ENGN 111
- Complete ENGL 110C
- Complete Freshman-level math courses with a "C" or above
- Complete any other Engineering Technology Department requirements.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

TOEFL Minimum Score: 550. Financial Statement.

Entrance Requirements for Non-Resident Students

Admission requirements for out-of-state students are the same as for in-state students.

Residency Requirements

Must complete a minimum of (32) credits from ODU.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Must be in good academic standing at previous institution. Only grades of "C" or better transfer.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 55
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 2