ME Course Guidesheet 2021-22

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These suggested course tracks are based on undergraduate requirements from the class entering in the 2021-22 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 first year is common to all engineering majors

Fall 

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

Spring 

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

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 

Body/Wellness 

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 

Year 4 

Fall 

Technical Elective (see below)

Spring 

ME Elective (ME 400 or above)

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)

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

See the approved list of courses here.