Mechanical Engineering Curriculum

BSME 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) ME 326: Mechanical Design
(3) ME 338: Fluid Mechanics (3) CH E 361: Engineering Materials
(3) ME Elective: Mechanics Elective (3) ME 345: Experimental Methods I
(3) ME 340: Applied Thermodynamics (3) ME 341: Heat Transfer
(3) Gen. Ed.: Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective (3) Gen. Ed.: Humanities and Fine Arts Elective
15 credit hours 15 credit hours
Total credit hours for Junior Year: 30
Fall Semester – Year 4     Spring Semester – Year 4
(3) ME 426: Design Project Laboratory I (3) Approved Mathematics elective
(3) ME 425: Design of Machine Elements
(3) ME 427: Design Project Laboratory II
(3) ME 445: Experimental Methods II
(3) ME Elective
(1) ME 449: Mechanical Engineering Senior Seminar
(3) ME Elective
(3) Gen. Ed.: Area IV or V
(3) Gen. Ed.: Viewing a Wider World Elective
(3) Gen. Ed.: Humanities and Fine Arts Elective
(3) Gen. Ed.: Viewing a Wider World Elective
16 credit hours 18 credit hours
Total credit hours for Senior Year: 34
Total credit hours for Graduation: 132