Accelerated College English Program

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Academic Plan

Students in the ACE Program can transition into one of the bachelor’s degree programs listed below. Applicants select their desired academic program when they apply to the ACE Program.  

Majors


Example Curriculum

1 Year Example

Semester 1
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1068

Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1071

Basic Oral Communication

3 hrs

ESL 1077

Strategies for Academic Success

3 hrs

BIOL1081

Biol 1

3 hrs

BIOL1081L

Biol 1 Lab

1 hrs

CHEM1040

Chem 1

4 hrs

CHEM1040L

Chem 1 lab

1hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

18 hrs

Semester 2
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1069

Success in Undergraduate Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1074

Oral Presentation Skills

3 hrs

ESL 1076

US Culture and Communication

3 hrs

BIOL1082

Biol 2

3 hrs

BIOL1082L

Biol 2 Lab

1 hrs

CHEM1041

Chem 2

4 hrs

CHEM1041L

Chem 2 lab

1 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

18 hrs

Majors


Example Curriculum

2 Semester Example

Semester 1
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1068

Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1071

Basic Oral Communication

3 hrs

ESL 1077

Strategies for Academic Success

3 hrs

MATH 1044

Applied Calculus I

3 hrs

MGMT 1053

Essentials of Business

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs

Semester 2
Course # Course Name Credit Hour

ESL 1069

Success in Undergraduate Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1074

Oral Presentation Skills

3 hrs

ESL 1076

US Culture and Communication

3 hrs

MATH 1045

Applied Calculus II

3 hrs

ECON 1001

Microeconomics

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs

Majors

Select majors by invitation-only.


Example Curriculum

1 Year Example 

Semester 1
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

VLN1000

Violin Lessons

4 hrs

VLN4050

Violin Studio

1 hrs

 

ENSM

1 hrs

ESL1068

Foundations in Academic Writing

3 hrs

ESL1071

Basic Oral Presentation Skills

3 hrs

ESL 1077

Strategies for Academic Success

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs

Semester 2
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

VLN1000

Violin Lessons

4 hrs

VLN4060

Violin Studio

1 hrs

 

ENSM

 

ESL 1069

Success in Undergraduate Writing

3 hrs

ESL1074

Oral Presentation Skills

3 hrs

ESL1076

US Culture and Communication

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

14 hrs

Majors


Example Curriculum

1 Year Example

Semester 1
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1068

Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1071

Basic Oral Communication

3 hrs

ESL 1077

Strategies for Academic Success

3 hrs

IT 1050

Fundamentals of Information Technology

3 hrs

 

SS/FA/HP BOK

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs

Semester 2
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1069

Success in Undergraduate Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1074

Oral Presentation Skills

3 hrs

ESL 1076

US Culture and Communication

3 hrs

IT 1080C

Computer Networking

3 hrs

PD 1010

Professional Development BSIT

1 hrs

 

BIOL/CHEM/GEOL/PHYS NS BOK

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs

Majors


Example Curriculum

3 Semester Example

Fall Semester 1
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1068

Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing

3

ESL 1071

Basic Oral Communication

3

ESL 1077

Strategies for Academic Success

3

ENED 1100

Foundations of Engineering Design Thinking I

3

MATH1061

Calculus I (C- min)

4

 

Total Credit Hours  

16

Spring Semester 2
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1069

Success in Undergraduate Academic Writing

3

ELS 1074

Oral Presentation Skills

3

ELSL 1076

US Culture and Communication

3

ENED 1120

Foundations of Engineering Design Thinking II

3

PD 1011

Introduction to COOP for CEAS

1

MATH1062

Calculus II (C- min)

4

 

Total Credit Hours  

17

Summer Semester 3
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1070*

Intro to English Composition

3

CHEM1040

General Chemistry I (C- min)

4

CHEM1040L

General Chemistry Laboratory I (C- min)

1

PHYS2001

College Physics I (Calculus-based) (C- min)

4

 

Total Credit Hours   

12

Major


Example Curriculum

1 Year Example

Semester 1

ESL 1068

Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1071

Basic Oral Communication

3 hrs

ESL 1077

Strategies for Academic Success

3 hrs

FAA 1001

Drawing Studio

3 hrs

FAA 1002

3D Studio

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs

Semester 2
Course # Course Name Credit Hours

ESL 1069

Success in Undergraduate Writing

3 hrs

ESL 1074

Oral Presentation Skills

3 hrs

ESL 1076

US Culture and Communication

3 hrs

FAA 1003

2D Studio

3 hrs

FAA 1004

4D Studio

3 hrs

 

Total Credit Hours   

15 hrs