ME Course Guidesheet 2017-18

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These suggested course tracks are based on undergraduate requirements from the class entering in the 2017-18 academic year. These are only suggestions, refer to the University Bulletin for the official requirements for each major.

For archived requirements refer to the University Bulletin. Select desired year in the bottom left-hand corner under, "Bulletin Archive" and then the area of study.

For more information on graduate-level requirements go here.

Take note of Pre- or Co-requisites

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Year 1

Engineering Design Division - The freshman year is common to all engineering majors

Fall 

General Education Elective (G, P, A, N, H) 

Body/Wellness (Y, S, B) 

Spring 

General Education Elective (G, P, A, N, H) 

Body/Wellness (Y, S, B) 

Year 2 

Fall 

General Education Elective (P, G, A, N, H)

ME 273 must be completed with a C- or better to satisfy prerequisites

 

Spring 

 ME 211 & 274 must be completed with a C- or better to satisfy prerequisites

Year 3 

Fall 

General Education Elective (P, G, A, N, H) 

Spring 

Open Elective (2 credits min.)

Year 4 

Fall 

Engineering Elective (see below)

Technical Elective (see below)

Spring 

ME Elective (ME 400 or above)

Technical Elective (see below)

General Education Elective (P, G, A, N, H)

Technical Elective Requirements for Mechanical Engineering Majors

It is recommended to satisfy the four technical electives with Mechanical Engineering lecture courses with numbers between 300-490 not required for the ME major or 500-590 (registration requires instructor’s approval)

One technical elective may be satisfied with courses from the list of Engineering Electives and up to two from Approved Technical Electives

Internship (ME 396/496) or Independent Study (ME 397/497/597) courses cannot be used as Technical Electives. 

Engineering Electives

BME 433-483

CS 400-476

EECE 400-477

ISE 400-473


Approved Technical Electives

BIOL 401-435

CHEM 411-455

GEOL 414-416

MATH 401-448, 450-465