The mechanical and aerospace engineering minors at New Mexico State University are intended for students from other engineering disciplines. Students majoring in mechanical engineering may also elect to acquire a minor in aerospace engineering or vice versa.

MAE Minor Course Requirements |
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Minor: Mechanical Engineering |
Minor: Aerospace Engineering |
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Requirements (41 credits) |
Requirements (41 credits) |
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Math and Science (17 credits) |
Math and Science (17 credits) |
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(4) MATH 191G: Calculus and Analytic Geometry I | (4) MATH 191G: Calculus and Analytic Geometry I | ||||

(4) MATH 192G: Calculus and Analytic Geometry II | (4) MATH 192G: Calculus and Analytic Geometry II | ||||

(3) MATH 291G: Calculus and Analytic Geometry III | (3) MATH 291G: Calculus and Analytic Geometry III | ||||

(3) MATH 392: Intro to Ordinary Differential Equations | (3) MATH 392: Intro to Ordinary Differential Equations | ||||

(3) PHYS 215G: Engineering Physics | (3) PHYS 215G: Engineering Physics | ||||

Required Engineering (21 credits) |
Required Engineering (18 credits) |
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(3) C E 233: Mechanics-Statics | (3) C E 233: Mechanics-Statics | ||||

(3) C E 301: Mechanics of Materials | (3) C E 301: Mechanics of Materials | ||||

(3) M E 234: Mechanics-Dynamics | (3) M E 234: Mechanics-Dynamics | ||||

(3) M E 240: Thermodynamics | (3) M E 240: Thermodynamics | ||||

(3) M E 328: Engineering Analysis I | (3) M E 328: Engineering Analysis I | ||||

(3) M E 338: Fluid Mechanics | (3) A E 339: Aerodynamics I | ||||

(3) M E 425: Design of Machine Elements | |||||

Select 3 credits from the following: |
Select 3 credits from the following: |
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(3) M E 452: Intro to Auto and Control System Design | (3) A E 364: Flight Dynamics and Controls | ||||

(3) M E 456: Experimental Modal Analysis | (3) A E 439: Aerodynamics II | ||||

(3) M E 460: Applied Finite Elements | |||||

(3) M E 481: Alternative and Renewable Energy | Select 3 credits from the following: |
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(3) M E 487: Mechatronics | (3) A E 362: Orbital Mechanics | ||||

(3) A E 363: Aerospace Structures | |||||

(3) A E 419: Propulsion |