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Project Lead the Way

As a Project Lead The Way (PLTW) partner, Wentworth awards college credit to first-time enrolled students who successfully complete select PLTW courses with a grade of “B” or higher and an end of course stanine test score of 6, 7, 8 or 9 in order to be considered for transfer credit.

PLTW courses and Wentworth equivalencies are outlined in the chart below:

PLTW Course WIT Major (Abbreviation) WIT Equivalency Credits
Computer Science A Computer Science (BCOS) COMP 1000 - Computer Science A 4
  Electromechanical Engineering (BELM) COMP 1000 - Computer Science A or Technical Elective 4
  Engineering - Interdisciplinary​ (BSEN) COMP 1000 - Computer Science A or Minor Requirement 4
Introduction to Engineering Design Biological Engineering (BSBE) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Engineering - Interdisciplinary (BSEN) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Electromechanical Engineering (BELM) Introduction to Engineering 4
Principles of Engineering Biological Engineering (BSBE) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Biomedical Engineering (BBME) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Civil Engineering (BSCE) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Computer Engineering (BSCO) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Electrical Engineering (BSEE) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Electromechanical Engineering (BELM) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Engineering - Interdisciplinary (BSEN) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Mechanical Engineering (BSME) Introduction to Engineering 4
Aerospace Electromechanical Engineering (BELM) Technical or General Elective 4
  Engineering - Interdisciplinary (BSEN) Minor Course 4
Civil Engineering and Architecture Electromechanical Engineering (BELM) General Elective 4
  Engineering - Interdisciplinary (BSEN) Minor Course 4
Environmental Sustainability Electromechanical Engineering (BELM) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Engineering - Interdisciplinary (BSEN) Introduction to Engineering 4
  Biological Engineering (BSBE) Introduction to Engineering 4

PLTW students who elect to be considered for Wentworth credit must submit an official final high school transcript reflecting the grade(s) of the PTLW course and an official end of course test results to:

Registrar’s Office
PLTW Transfer Credit
550 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115