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Project Lead the Way

Project Lead The Way is a national, non-profit education program that gives students entry-level expertise in the professions of the future in science and technology.

Explore the fields of engineering, architecture, biomechanics, manufacturing, math, and science. Learn how these fields and technology impacts the world we live in and how you can train for a career in this exciting field.

Program Benefits

Through the Project Lead the Way program you will learn valuable knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics while discovering your own individuality, increasing your confidence, using creativity, and improving your problem solving, critical thinking, and team building skills.

In addition, students in the Project Lead the Way program:

  • Earn higher grades in reading, math, and science.
  • Receive training in current technology. Project Lead the Way classrooms are filled with all the latest technology and software to keep you a step above the rest.
  • Participate in a program that explores a technical career.
  • Gain career skills with hands-on projects.
  • Earn college credit in high school.

Project Lead the Way Courses

Project Lead the Way students can integrate the following rigorous courses into their core curriculum in middle school and high school.

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

 The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

 When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

 Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

 Courses are subject to change.

► Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.
O  Online. Course meets 100% online.
E  Evening. Course meets face-to-face after 5:00pm.

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Engineering Courses
EGT-400 PLTW - Introduction to Engineering Design 3
EGT-410 PLTW - Principles of Engineering 3
EGT-420 PLTW - Digital Electronics 3
EGT-450 PLTW - Computer Integrated Manufacturing 3
EGT-460 PLTW - Civil Engineering and Architecture 3
EGT-470 PLTW - Engineering Design and Development 3

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

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