Missouri University of Science & Technology is proud to be the Training Partner in Kansas City, one of only 17 PLTW hubs across U.S. We offer both Undergraduate and Graduate Credit for Project Lead The Way courses.

 Engineering Program

High school students can receive credit for the Missouri S&T three-hour class MECH ENG 1720, a freshman class required of all Missouri S&T engineering majors, through meeting these criteria:

  • Complete ONE of the foundational PLTW courses listed below AND any other PLTW Engineering course.   
    • Principles of Engineering
    • Introduction to Engineering Design

    • Substitutions include the following:
      Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM)
      Civil Engineering/Architecture (CEA)
      Digital Electronics (DE)
      Engineering Essentials (EES)
      Aerospace Engineering (AE)
      Engineering Design and Development (EDD)
  • For more questions regarding credit: Please see FAQ document  PLTW undergraduate credit revised 5.20.19.
  • Pay the $200 fee

For information about the MECH ENG 1720 class that would be credited, click here‌ to go to the course's web site.

To download the application for course credit, click  PLTW_MECHENG1720_revised_5.13.19.



Students may receive undergraduate credit from the Missouri University of Science and Technology for successfully completing any of the PLTW Biomedical Sciences courses. Students must have taken the course from a PLTW school and received an A or B in the class. In addition, they must score a 6 or better on the national EOC exam. Credit will be awarded for the first year biology electives in the S&T curriculum listed below. Each course is 3 credits. Courses listed for credit on transcript will be by PLTW course titles. S&T course titles listed below are equivalent course references. The fee is $250/course.

PLTW Course S&T Course Credits
Principles of Biomedical Science (PBS) BIO SCI 1943: Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology I (A&PI) Click  Bio Sci 1943 for Course Descripton/Outline  3
Human Body Systems (HBS) BIO SCI 1953: Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology II (A&PII) Click Bio Sci 1953 for Course Description/Outline  3
Medical Interventions (MI) BIO SCI 1982: Introduction to Biomedical Problems (MI)   
Click Bio Sci 1982 MI   for Course Description/Outline
Biomedical Innovation (BI) BIO SCI 1983: Introduction to Biological Design and Innovation (BI) Click  Bio Sci 1983 BI  for Course Description/Outline  3

To download the application for course credit, click PLTW_BioSci_revised 5.13.19   .   For more information on obtaining UNDERGRADUATE CREDIT for these courses , click  PLTW undergraduate credit revised 5.20.19.