Major: Mechanical Engineering
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Prerequisites (27 credits)
All Engineering Prerequisites must be completed with a "C+" or higher. (29 credit hours)
MATH Math requirement:
  • MAC2311 Calculus I (4 Credits)
  • MAC2312 Calculus II (4 Credits)
  • MAC2313 Calculus III (4 Credits)
  • MAP2302 Ordinary Diff. Equations (3 Credits)

  • - Students must complete Pre-Calculus at the college level with a "C" or higher to take Calculus I.
    - MAC2281, 2282, and 2283 may be substituted for MAC2311, 2312, and 2313.
    - MAP2305 may be substituted for MAP2302.
CHEMISTRY Chemistry requirement:
  • CHM2045+L General Chemistry
    *CHS1440 may be substituted for CHM2045. If CHS1440 is 4.0 cr hrs and includes lab, it may be used for CHM2045C.
    *CHM2045C may be substituted for CHM2045&L.
PHYSICS I Physics I requirement:
  • PHY1043 Physics for Engineers I (3 Credits)
  • PHY2048L Calculus-based Physics I Lab (1 Credit)
- Students who did not successfully complete high school physics must complete PHY1020 Introduction to Physics + PHY1020L Introduction to Physics Lab with a "C" or higher before completing Calculus Physics I.
- Calculus-Based Physics has an additional prerequisite of Calculus I and a Co-Requisite of Calculus II.
- PHY2048C may be substituted for lecture and lab. - PHY2043 may be substituted for the lecture.
PHYSICS II Physics II requirement:
  • PHY2044 Physics for Engineers II (3 Credits)
  • PHY2049L Calculus-Based Physics II Lab (1 Credit)
- PHY2049C may be substituted for lecture and lab.
- PHY2044 may be substituted for the lecture.
Mechanical Engineering Foundation: (7 courses - 18.0 semester hours)
COP2220 Computer Science I (3 Credits)
EEL3111 Circuit Analysis I (3 Credits)
EGN1001 Introduction to Engineering I (2 Credits)
EGN2009 Introduction to Engineering II (2 Credits)
EGN3311 Statics (3 Credits)
EGN3613 Economics for Engineers (2 Credits)
STA3032 (GM) Prob/Statistics for Engrs (3 Credits)
Core Requirements
Mechanical Engineering Core: (6 courses - 16.0 semester hours)
EGN3203 Modern Computational Methods (3 Credits)
EGN3321 Dynamics (3 Credits)
EGN3331 Strength of Materials (3 Credits)
EML3100 Thermodynamics I (3 Credits)
EML4551 Senior Capstone Design I (1 Credit)
EML4552 Senior Capstone Design II (3 Credits)
Major Requirements
Mechanical Engineering Major Requirements: (13 courses - 32.0 semester hours)
EML3015 Fluids I (3 Credits)
EML3101 Thermodynamics II (3 Credits)
EML3520C Material Science I (3 Credits)
EML3535C Modern Engineering CAD (2 Credits)
EML4004L Energy Systems Lab (1 Credit)
EML4126 Transport Phenomena (3 Credits)
EML4140 Heat Transfer (3 Credits)
EML4301L Mechanical Systems Laboratory (1 Credit)
EML4304L Fluid Mechanics Lab (1 Credit)
EML4312 Model/Analysis Dynamic Systems (3 Credits)
EML4313 Control of Machinery (3 Credits)
EML4320C Integrated Design/Manufacture (3 Credits)
EML4501 Machine Design (3 Credits)
Technical Electives (11 credits)
Mechanical Engineering Technical Electives: (11 credit hours)
Select eleven hours from the courses listed below.
SELECT 11 credits from the following:
  • EML 3553 Project Engineering I (3 Credits)
  • EML 4016 Fluids II (3 Credits)
  • EML 4414 Heat Power Engineering (3 Credits)
  • EML 4048 Simulation of Production Systems (3 Credits)
  • EML 4507 Finite Element Modeling & Analysis (3 Credits)
  • EML 4544 Materials & Handling I (3 Credits)
  • EML 4554 Project Engineering II (3 Credits)
  • EML 4601 HVAC Systems (3 Credits)
  • EML 4622 Clean & Renewable Energy Technology (3 Credits)
  • EML 4804 Mechatronics (3 Credits)
  • EML 4806 Robotics Engineering (3 Credits)
  • EML 4905 Directed Independent Study (1-3 hrs)
  • EML 4930 Special Topics: Mechanical Engineering (1-3)
  • EML 4949 Co-op Work Experience (0-1 hr)
General Education

General Education Requirements not including mathematics and natural sciences (24 credit hours). Refer to the General Education section of the Catalog for specific details of the General Education requirements of the University. Note that the mathematics and science courses required in this program count towards the mathematics and natural sciences requirements of General Education.

No additonal hours should be necessary.
If necessary, select additional courses to attain a total of 128 hours. This area may include hours at any level (1000-4000).
(32 credits)

This area ensures the student has completed 32 credits of science and math.

The below courses may be used to meet the 32 credit requirement. Other science and math courses can be used to fulfill this area, but require approval by the Mechanical Engineering Faculty. See your advisor for further details.

CHM2045 General Chemistry I (3 Credits)
EGN3203 Modern Computational Methods (3 Credits)
EMA3010 Intro to Materials Science (3 Credits)
MAC2311 (GM) Calculus I (4 Credits)
MAC2312 (GM) Calculus II (4 Credits)
MAC2313 (GM) Calculus III (4 Credits)
MAP2302 (GM) Ordinary Differ Equations (3 Credits)
PHY2048 Calculus-Based Physics I (4 Credits)
PHY2049 Calculus-Based Physics II (4 Credits)
STA3032 (GM) Prob/Statistics for Engrs (3 Credits)