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BS in Discover Engineering Technology

Shorelight - University of Dayton, United States

bs-in-discover-engineering-technology

Next enrollment cycle

December 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 44,890

Course Accredited By

ABET

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 30% scholarship
As a member of the Discover Engineering Technology program at the University of Dayton, you will be able to explore the academic programs in the School of Engineering before finalizing your major.
  • You'll be enrolled in a specially designed seminar course that offers an introduction to the division, its faculty, curriculum, opportunities for graduates, and the various policies and procedures necessary for the successful student to follow. This seminar provides information on cooperative education and internship opportunities, as well as extracurricular options. The classes are small, and the attention is as individual as needed. With the help of this seminar, along with the assistance of your knowledgeable adviser, you will discover the area of engineering technology that's right for you.
  • Once you decide on your engineering academic program, students admitted as Discover Engineering Technology are guaranteed to move into any engineering technology program and students admitted as Discover Engineering are guaranteed to move into any engineering program. If you'd like to move between the engineering technology and engineering programs, you can coordinate with your Student Success adviser on the process to do so!

Enrollment Cycles

  • December 2022
  • April 2023
  • July 2023
  • October 2023

KENYA

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms C /7
  • Undergraduate Discovery ID 2 Terms C /7.5
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms C /7
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms B-/8
  • 1-29 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirements for the high school transcript only. 30 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirement on the post-secondary transcript only.
  • Undergraduate PS AAP 2 Terms Third Class, D, 45%
  • Undergraduate PS EAP 3 Terms Third Class, D, 45%
  • Undergraduate PS ID 2 Terms Second Class Honours, Lower C Satisfactory, 55%

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (No part below 4.5)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (No part below 5.0)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms)6.0
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term)NA

TOEFL

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 (No part below 12) (My Best Accepted)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 (No part below 14) (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

Duolingo

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 95
  • EAP (3 Terms) 80
  • AAP (2 Terms) 90
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70
  • ID (2 Terms) 100
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

UGANDA

  • 1-29 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirements for the high school transcript only. 30 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirement on the post-secondary transcript only.
  • Undergraduate PS AAP 2 Terms 65. Pass Class
  • Undergraduate PS EAP 3 Terms 65. Pass Class
  • Undergraduate PS ID 2 Terms 70. Honors Lower
  • Undergraduate PS AAP 2 Terms 2.5/4
  • Undergraduate PS EAP 3 Terms 2.5/4
  • Undergraduate PS ID 2 Terms 3.0/4

Uganda 

  • Certificate of Education or General Certificate of Education Level (O Level) Examination Certificate with 5 academic subjects passed is required. In addition, Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with a minimum of 2 Principal Passing grades and at least 1 subsidiary pass in a college preparatory subject.
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms O-level - C7/A-level – C
  • Undergraduate Discovery ID 2 Terms O-level - C6/A-level – C
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms O-level - C7/A-level – C
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms O-level - B5/A-level – B

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (No part below 4.5)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (No part below 5.0)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

TOEFL

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 (No part below 12) (My Best Accepted)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 (No part below 14) (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

Duolingo

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 95
  • EAP (3 Terms) 80
  • AAP (2 Terms) 90
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70
  • ID (2 Terms) 100
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

TANZANIA

  • 1-29 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirements for the high school transcript only. 30 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirement on the post-secondary transcript only.
  • Undergraduate PS AAP 2 Terms 2.5/4
  • Undergraduate PS EAP 3 Terms 2.5/4
  • Undergraduate PS ID 2 Terms 3.0/4
  • Undergraduate PS AAP 2 Terms 45. Pass Class
  • Undergraduate PS EAP 3 Terms 45. Pass Class
  • Undergraduate PS ID 2 Terms 50. Second Class Lower
  • Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE)
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms E/5
  • Undergraduate Discovery ID 2 Terms D/4
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms E/5
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms D/4

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (No part below 4.5)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (No part below 5.0)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

TOEFL

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 (No part below 12) (My Best Accepted)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 (No part below 14) (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

Duolingo

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 95
  • EAP (3 Terms) 80
  • AAP (2 Terms) 90
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70
  • ID (2 Terms) 100
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

UNITED KINGDOM

  • See GCE criteria
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms GCE
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms GCE 
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms GCE 
  • See IGCSE/GCE
  • Undergraduate Discovery ID 2 Terms See IGCSE/GCE
  • 1-29 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirements for the high school transcript only. 30 post-secondary credits the applicant must meet entry requirement on the post-secondary transcript only.
  • Undergraduate PS AAP 2 Terms 45, Third Class
  • Undergraduate PS EAP 3 Terms 45, Third Class
  • Undergraduate PS ID 2 Terms 55, Second Class - lower Division

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (No part below 4.5)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (No part below 5.0)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

TOEFL

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 (No part below 12) (My Best Accepted)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 (No part below 14) (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

Duolingo

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 95
  • EAP (3 Terms) 80
  • AAP (2 Terms) 90
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70
  • ID (2 Terms) 100
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

BTEC

  • (BTEC) Extended Diploma (Level 3)
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate Discovery ID 2 Terms 88 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms 96 UCAS Points or MMP Grade

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (No part below 4.5)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (No part below 5.0)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

TOEFL

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 (No part below 12) (My Best Accepted)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 (No part below 14) (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

Duolingo

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 95
  • EAP (3 Terms) 80
  • AAP (2 Terms) 90
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70
  • ID (2 Terms) 100
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

GCSE/IGCSE/GCE O-LEVEL

  • 5 college preparatory subjects passed
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms C or 4
  • Undergraduate Discovery ID 2 Terms C/4 or higher
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms C or 4
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms B or 5

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (No part below 4.5)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (No part below 5.0)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

TOEFL

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 (No part below 12) (My Best Accepted)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 (No part below 14) (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50 (My Best Accepted)
  • ID (2 Terms) 70 (My Best Accepted)
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA

Duolingo

  • Discovery ID (2 Terms) 95
  • EAP (3 Terms) 80
  • AAP (2 Terms) 90
  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70
  • ID (2 Terms) 100
  • Academic English Session II (1 Term) NA
  • Typical cost for two semesters $61,890 
  • Tuition $44,890 
  • Housing $9,000 
  • Dining $6,000 
  • Other $2,000

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