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
    (3) PHYS 215G: Engineering Physics I  
  (4) CHEM 111: General Chemistry I     (3) PHYS 215G: Engineering Physics I Laboratory  
  (2) ME 159: Graphical Communication & Design     (3) ME 222: Intro to Product Development  
  (4) ENGL 111G: Rhetoric and Composition     (3) Gen. Ed.: English Composition – Level 2  
         (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) ME 228: Engineering Analysis I
 
  (3) ME 236: Engineering Mechanics I
    (3) ME 237: Engineering Mechanics II
 
  (3) PHYS 216: Engineering Physics II
    (3) CE 301: Mechanics of Materials  
  (3) ME 210: Electronics and System Engineering
    (3) ME 240: Thermodynamics  
  (3) ME 261: Mechanical Engineering Problem Solving
    (3) Gen. Ed.: Oral Communication  
           
  15 credit hours     15 credit hours  
  Total credit hours for Sophomore Year: 30        
 
  Fall Semester – Year 3     Spring Semester – Year 3  
  (3) ME 328: Engineering Analysis II     (3) ME 326: Mechanical Design  
  (3) ME 338: Fluid Mechanics     (3) ME Elective: Mechanics Elective  
  (3) CH E 361: Engineering Materials     (3) ME 345: Experimental Methods I  
  (3) ME 340: Applied Thermodynamics     (3) ME 341: Heat Transfer  
  (1) ME 349: MAE Career Seminar     (3) Gen. Ed.: Humanities and Fine Arts Elective  
  (3) Gen. Ed.: Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective        
           
  16 credit hours     15 credit hours  
  Total credit hours for Junior Year: 31        
 
  Fall Semester – Year 4     Spring Semester – Year 4  
  (3) ME 426: Design Project Laboratory I     (3) ME 427: Design Project Laboratory II  
  (3) ME 425: Design of Machine Elements
    (3) ME Senior Elective  
  (3) ME 445: Experimental Methods II
    (3) ME Senior 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  
           
  15 credit hours     15 credit hours  
  Total credit hours for Senior Year: 30        
  Total credit hours for Graduation: 125