MAE Minor

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
Minor: Mechanical Engineering Minor: Aerospace Engineering
Requirements (41 credits) Requirements (41 credits)
Math and Science (17 credits) Math and Science (17 credits)
(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)
(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:
(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:
(3) M E 487: Mechatronics (3) A E 362: Orbital Mechanics
(3) A E 363: Aerospace Structures
(3) A E 419: Propulsion