PLTW Undergraduate Credit

COVID-19 VIRUS UPDATE:   ONLY requirement to apply for UG credit is 80%+ (B) grade in each course.  See below for additional information:  

 

 

Engineering Programs

Requirements to qualify for college credit

The requirements for receiving  MECH ENG 1720, a freshman class required of all Missouri S&T engineering majors, are the following: 

  • 1. Complete any two PLTW-Engineering courses from the following:  
    • Intro to Engineering Design (IED)
    • Principles of Engineering (POE)
    • Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM)
    • Civil Engineering/Architecture (CEA)
    • Digital Electronics (DE)
    • Engineering Essentials (EES)
    • Aerospace Engineering (AE)
    • Engineering Desing & Development (EDD)
    • Environmental Sustainability (ES) 
  • 2. Earn a (B) average (80%+) in each course- **********ONLY requirement for 2020 and 2021********
  • 3. Have one of the following scores for each PLTW class:  DUE TO COVID-19 VIRUS

    • stanine score of  "6" or higher for each course (waived for 2020 and 2021 ONLY)
    • raw score or equivalent (waived for 2020 and 2021 ONLY)
    • scale score (100- 600) that earns an achievement-level descriptor of "accomplished" or "distinguished." (waived for 2020 and 2021 ONLY)
  • 4. Pay the $200 fee 
  • 5. Attach official high school transcripts which includes both graded semesters of your PLTW course 
  • 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 CLICK: PLTW Update Mech ENG application March'2021

 

Biomedical Sciences

The requirements to receive credit for each of the four courses in the Biomedical Sciences Program

        are the following:

1)    Complete a PLTW Biomedical Science course:

  • Principles of Biomedical Science (PBS)
  • Human Body Systems (HBS)
  • Medical Interventions (MI)
  • Biomedical Innovation (BI)

2)   Earn a (B) average (80%+) in each course- **********ONLY requirement for 2020 and 2021********

3)  Have one of the following scores for each PLTW class:  DUE TO COVID-19 VIRUS 

  •  stanine score of  "6" or higher for each course (waived for 2020 and 2021 ONLY)
  • raw score or equivalent (waived for 2020 and 2021 ONLY)
  • scale score (100- 600) that earns an achievement-level descriptor of "accomplished" or "distinguished. " (waived for 2020 and 2021 ONLY)

4)    Pay the $250 fee per course

5)    Attach official high school transcripts which includes both graded semesters of your PLTW course

S&T course equvalent: BIO SCI 1943: Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology I (A&PI). 
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S&T course equivalent: BIO SCI 1953: Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology II (A&PI).
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S&T course equivalent: BIO SCI 1982: Introduction to Biomedical Problems (MI)
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S&T course equivalent: BIO SCI 1983: Introduction to Biological Design and Innovation
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TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION CLICK:     PLTW Update Bio Sci application March'2021