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 2020 and 2021 application for course credit, click  PLTW UG Credit MECH ENG

For years prior to 2020, please use this appliction:  click  PLTW_MECHENG1720_APPLICATION Revised 10.14.19

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 UG BioSci Credit Application   

For years prior to 2020, please use this application:  click   PLTW_BIOSCI_APPLICATION_REVISED_10.14.19