Aerospace Engineering Curriculum

BSAE Curriculum by Semester
Fall Semester – Year 1 Spring Semester – Year 1
(4) MATH 191: Calculus & Analytic Geometry I (4) MATH 192: Calculus & Analytic Geometry II
(3) ENGR 100: Introduction to Engineering
(4) CHEM 112: General Chemistry II
(4) CHEM 111: General Chemistry I (3) ME 222: Intro to Product Development/Laboratory
(2) ME 159: Graphical Communication & Design (3) Gen. Ed.: English Composition – Level 2
(4) ENGL 111G: Rhetoric and Composition (3) Gen. Ed.: Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective
17 credit hours 17 credit hours
Total credit hours for Freshman Year: 34
Fall Semester – Year 2 Spring Semester – Year 2
(3) MATH 291: Calculus & Analytic Geometry III (3) MATH 392: Intro to Ordinary Differential Equations
(3) CE 233: Mechanics-Statics
(3) ME 234: Mechanics-Dynamics
(3) PHYS 215G: Engineering Physics I
(3) CE 301: Mechanics of Materials
(3) EE 201: Electric Circuit Analysis
(3) PHYS 216G: Engineering Physics II
(4) ME 261: Mechanical Engineering Problem Solving
(3) ME 240: Thermodynamics
(3) Gen. Ed.: Oral Communication
16 credit hours 18 credit hours
Total credit hours for Sophomore Year: 34
Fall Semester – Year 3 Spring Semester – Year 3
(3) ME 328: Engineering Analysis I
(3) AE 424: Aerospace Systems Engineering
(3) AE 339: Aerodynamics I
(3) AE 439: Aerodynamics II
(3) AE 362: Orbital Mechanics
(3) AE 363: Aerospace Structures
(3) AE 364: Flight Dynamics and Controls
(3) ME 345: Experimental Methods I
(3) Gen. Ed.: Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective
(3) ME 341: Heat Transfer
(3) Gen. Ed.: Humanities and Fine Arts Elective
15 credit hours 18 credit hours
Total credit hours for Junior Year: 33
Fall Semester – Year 4 Spring Semester – Year 4
(3) CH E 361: Engineering Materials
(3) Approved Mathematics elective
(3) AE 419: Propulsion
(3) AE 428: Aerospace Capstone Design
(3) AE 447: Aerofluids Laboratory
(3) AE Elective
(1) ME 449: Mechanical Engineering Senior Seminar
(3) Gen. Ed.: Area IV or V
(3) Gen. Ed.: Humanities and Fine Arts Elective
(3) Gen. Ed.: Viewing a Wider World Elective
(3) Gen. Ed.: Viewing a Wider World Elective
16 credit hours 15 credit hours
Total credit hours for Senior Year: 31
Total credit hours for Graduation: 132