Pre-Engineering

Cathedral Catholic High School’s Pre-Engineering Program is designed to provide students with the skills needed to succeed in future Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics degrees. The CCHS Pre-Engineering Program includes at least four specialized courses. Upon graduation, students who have completed 12 required courses will receive a “Graduated with a Distinction in Engineering” recognition on their transcript.

What the Program Offers:

An exciting and challenging education entailing rigorous technical course concepts related to real-world problems and solutions through hands-on, project-based learning.

  • Educational and exciting off-campus industry tours
  • Local, state, and national science and technology activities – Robotic competitions, workshops, seminars, and events
  • Industry – workplace experiences
  • Daily use and all-access to the re-modeled and expanding Pre-Engineering and Robotics facility
    • CNC milling machine
    • CNC plasma cutter and table
    • Desktop computers
    • Re-modeled computer room – 3D printing
    • CAD/CAM software
  • Preparation for the challenges of college engineering courses, while developing students’ time-management and scientific analytical thinking skills, along with problem-solving techniques and technical knowledge

 

Requirements by Grade Level:

Class of 2018: completion AP Calc AB minimum, Intro to STEAM, ADV STEAM, Eng Design, AP Physics 1 minimum

Class of 2019: completion AP Calc AB minimum, Intro to STEAM, ADV STEAM, Eng Design, AP Physics 1 minimum, 4th year Engineering Class

Class of 2020 and Beyond: completion AP Calc AB minimum, Intro to STEAM, ADV STEAM, Eng Design, AP Physics 1 minimum, AP Chem or AP Bio

More information

Contact Mr. Andrew Knoll at aknoll@cathedralcatholic.org

 

Download the Pre-Engineering Flyer.