• Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS)

Engineering students at FVCC benefit from small class sizes and personalized attention from instructors. Upon transferring to four-year engineering programs, FVCC graduates are well prepared for junior-level courses.

FVCC’s Engineering program prepares graduates to transfer with junior status to a variety of engineering programs at Montana State University-Bozeman or Montana Tech of the University of Montana.


  • Montana State University – Bozeman offers programs in bio-resources, chemical, civil, computer, construction technology, electrical, industrial, and mechanical engineering.
  • Montana Tech of the University of Montana offers programs in engineering science, environmental, general, geological, geophysical, metallurgical, mining, and petroleum engineering.
  • Surveying and civil engineering are closely related fields, and FVCC provides an excellent opportunity to begin pursuing both professional licenses at the same time.
  • Demand for engineers is projected to grow 7 percent between 2016 and 2026, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
  • The annual mean wage for engineers is $77,900, according to the BLS.

Attributes of Successful Engineers

  • Aptitude for high-level math and science
  • Enjoy applying math and science to solve technical problems
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Good communication skills

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Effat Rady

RH 107

(406) 756-3375

For general information, contact the Admissions Office: (406) 756-3847.