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Program Format for the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering at RVC


Three steps to your NIU B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

  1. Begin at your local community college in an appropriate Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering Science or Associate of Applied Science degree.

  2. Work closely with your community college and NIU advisors to make sure you are taking all the pre-requisite courses needed for your bachelor’s degree from NIU.

  3. Apply to NIU once you’ve completed at least 24 hours of course credit at your local community college. Learn about the Guaranteed Admission program for transfer students.

View a sample four-year degree completion schedule.

If you are a prospective or current RVC student, contact 
David Schneider 

If you are currently at another community college or seeking information on how to earn the bachelor’s degree, contact 
Matt Gonser
NIU Project Manager
NIU @ RVC Initiative

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