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With an average 9% job growth* over the next ten years, an engineering degree will set you on the road to a high paying career. After graduation you will be ready to chose from a variety of paths, from Aerospace or Computer Engineering to Nuclear Physics and beyond!
Program Advantages include expert, university caliber faculty and small class sizes, resulting valuable hands-on experience in a supportive environment.
Save money on your degree by investing the first two years at the Mount. As a result, you’ll get your pre-requisites out of the way at a significantly reduced cost and transfer seamlessly to a 4-year program upon graduation.
In addition to providing small classes and an outstanding online associate degree program in physics and engineering, MWCC offers many advantages to students. We support you as you obtain the education you desire, and we want to help you make your education a priority while also balancing your other responsibilities. That’s why MWCC supplies numerous programs aimed at students who need assistance.
What You'll Learn
Required Engineering and Physics Courses
The Pre-Engineering and Physics degree at Mount Wachusett Community College provides students with the opportunity to earn an Associate of Science Degree in Pre-Engineering and Physics. Upon completion of the program, students are prepared for the rigors of a four-year institution to complete a baccalaureate degree. The Pre-Engineering and Physics degree offers a student the opportunity to complete the STEM Transfer Core, including calculus and calculus-based physics, while exploring various engineering disciplines through project-based learning.
Introduction to Physical Science
College Physics I and II
Physics for Engineering & Science I and II
Where You Can Go
Start a Career or Transfer for your Bachelors
With an average of 9% job growth over the next 10 years in many of the varying fields of engineering and physics, you can follow many paths and find a successful, high-paying career. Engineers ranging from mechanical to aerospace can make an average of $80,000 to $100,000 annually! The Mount is the best engineering school to take your first step toward a rewarding career.
With your engineering associate degree from the Mount, you can transfer to a four-year school where you can specialize in a major engineering discipline, such as aerospace, civil, electrical, environmental, laser or mechanical engineering.
Whether you’re a first-year, transfer, international or military-connected student, MWCC admission counselors are here to make sure you’re comfortable with the enrollment process, have opportunities to ask important questions and feel confident that you have the information you need. Join us on our Gardner and Leominster campuses for a general information session followed by a campus tour, attend a virtual information session, or grab a map and take a self-guided visit to our main campus.