Engineering is one of the fields that solve the most impactful problems in the world with inventions and solutions that change lives.

Engineers apply the principles of science and mathematics to develop economical solutions to technical problems. Their work is the link between social needs and commercial applications. In addition to design and development, many engineers work in testing, production, or maintenance. Highly sought out by employers and always in demand, engineers solve problems that are important to society and beyond.


At Harford Community College, we offer an engineering degree program that prepares you for transfer to top-level universities.

Program Overview

Educational Credential:

Associate of Science


No. of Credits Required:

Associate of Science: 63-65

Contact Information: 





Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)


Program Requirements:

Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your engineering studies.

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What kind of courses can I expect to take?

Develop a strong background in engineering through required courses and electives like these at Harford:



Mechanics of Materials

Basic Circuit Analysis

Digital Logic Design

Engineering Thermodynamics

What can I do when I complete this program?

With a degree in engineering at Harford, you can prepare for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree or enter the workforce as a technician working alongside engineers in the manufacturing sector.

Top Transfer Destinations

  • University of Maryland College Park

  • University of Maryland Baltimore County

  • Morgan State

  • Frostburg State University

  • York College

  • University of Delaware

Potential Careers

  • Engineer

  • Engineering Technician

  • Aerospace Engineer

  • Automotive Engineer

  • CAD Technician

  • Civil Engineer

  • Maintenance Engineer

  • Mechanical Engineer

  • Control and Instrumentation Engineer

Use the Career Insight Tool to see what opportunities are available for you.




Who teaches this program?

At Harford, our award-winning full-time and adjunct faculty bring a wealth of industry and classroom experience to professionally mentor and guide you through your program.

How do I get started?

You've taken your first step into a larger world of possibility for you and your future. Now is the time! Reach out and apply, request more information, or visit our campus.