Degree requirements

Freshman year

First semester 

MAT 2010 – Calculus I, 4
CHM 1225 – (PS) Chemical Structure, Bonding & Reactivity, 3
CHM 1230 – Chemical Principles in the Laboratory, 1
B E 1200 – (CL) Basic Engineering 1: Design in Engineering, 3
ENG 1020 – (BC) Introductory College Writing, 3

Total: 14

Second semester

MAT 2020 – Calculus II, 4
PHY 2175 – (PS) General Physics, 4
M E 2050 – Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting , 2
B E 1300 – Science of Engineering Materials I, 3
B E 1310 – Science of Engineering Materials Lab, 1

Total: 14

Sophomore year

First semester

MAT 2030 – Calculus III, 4
PHY 2185 – General Physics, 4
M E 2200 – Thermodynamics, 3
M E 2410 – Statics, 3
B E 1500 – Introduction to Programming and Computation for Engineers, 3
Critical Thinking Exam (CT), 0

Total: 17

Second semester                                                                                        

MAT 2150 – Differential Equations and Matrix Algebra, 4
M E 2420 - Mechanics of Materials,  3
M E 2500 - Numerical Methods Using MATLAB, 2
B E 2100 – Probability and Statistics for Engineering Application, 3
ENG 3050 – (IC) Technical Communication I: Report Writing, 3

Total: 15

Junior year

First semester

M E 3300 – Fluid Mechanics, 4
M E 3400 - Dynamics, 3
M E 3450 – Manufacturing Processes I, 3
ECE 3300 – Introduction to Electrical Circuits, 4
ENG 3060 – (OC) Technical Communication II: Writing & Speaking, 3

Total: 17

Second semester

M E 4210 – Heat Transfer Theory and Lab, 4
M E 4150 – Design Machine Element, 4
M E 4410 – Vibrations Theory and Lab, 4
PHI 1120 – (PL) Professional Ethics, 3
Visual & Performing Arts Elective – (VP)*, 3

Total: 18

Senior year

First semester

M E 4300 – Thermal Fluid Systems Design, 4
M E 4420 - Analysis and Control of Dynamic Systems, 4
M E 5XXX - Mechanical Engineering Technical Electives, 4
Historical Studies Elective – (HS)*, 3
American Society and Institutions Elective – (AI)*, 3

Total: 18

Second semester

M E 4500 – (WI) Mechanical Engineering Design II, 4
M E 5XXX - Mechanical Engineering Technical Electives, 4
BIO 1510 – (LS) Basic Life Mechanisms*, 3
Foreign Culture Elective – (FC)*, 3
ECO 2010 or 2020 – (SS) Principles of Micro/Macro Economics, 4          

Total: 18  

Total credits: 131

* See advisor for the appropriate course selection.

*Should be taken before junior year; placement test required.