Houston Engineering Center
The University of Texas at Tyler
Earn a UT Tyler Engineering BS Degree at HEC
The University of Texas at Tyler is partnering with Houston Community College to allow students to earn a bachelor of science degree in engineering at the UT Tyler Houston Engineering Center (HEC), located on the second floor of the HCC Alief-Hayes campus in Houston.
The innovative UT Tyler Houston Engineering Center, located at 2811 Hayes Road, offers a seamless pathway to a four-year degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering or construction management.
- Earn your associate of science in engineering sciences degree at HCC, or one of the other community colleges offering the ASES degree, and then pursue a UT Tyler BS degree at the Houston Engineering Center.
- Students who complete the prescribed ASES curriculum with an overall GPA of at least 2.5 and no grade lower than C are automatically admitted to the baccalaureate degree program. No further testing or evaluation is required.
The UT Tyler-HCC partnership is part of a statewide model ASES degree program established in Texas, made available at participating community colleges and supported by participating universities. Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more about programs offered through the Houston Engineering Center.
Institutions offering the ASES degree include:
Contact the UT Tyler Houston Engineering Center Office of Advising for more information: