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Mechanical Engineering

In the second-, third- and fourth-years, students will follow a program in Mechanical Engineering.

Second Year Mechanical EngineeringCredits
APSC_O 201 Technical Communication3
APSC_O 246 System Dynamics3
APSC_O 248 Engineering Analysis III3
APSC_O 252 Thermodynamics3
APSC_O 253 Fluid Mechanics I3
APSC_O 254 Instrumentation and Data Analysis3
APSC_O 255 Electric Circuits and Power3
APSC_O 256 Numerical Methods for Analysis3
APSC_O 258 Applications of Engineering Design3
APSC_O 259 Materials Science I3
APSC_O 260 Mechanics of Materials I3
Humanities / Social Sciences Elective1                     3
Total Credits36

Third Year Mechanical EngineeringCredits
ENGR_O 303 Engineering Project Management3
ENGR_O 305 Engineering Economic Analysis3
ENGR_O 310 Fluid Mechanics II3
ENGR_O 315 Systems and Control3
ENGR_O 320 Electromechanical Devices3
ENGR_O 375 Energy System Design3
ENGR_O 376 Materials Science II3
MANF_O 377 Manufacturing Processes3
ENGR_O 380 Design of Machine Elements3
ENGR_O 381 Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery3
ENGR_O 385 Heat Transfer Applications3
ENGR_O 387 Vibration of Mechanical Systems3
Total Credits36

Fourth Year Mechanical EngineeringCredits 
ENGR_O 413 Law and Ethics for Engineers3 
ENGR_O 476 Mechanics of Materials II3 
ENGR_O 491 Computational Fluid Dynamics or ENGR_O 492 Finite Element Methods                           3 
ENGR_O 499 Engineering Capstone Design Project6 
Design Electives29 
Technical Electives3, 412 
Total Credits36 

1To be chosen from a list of approved courses provided by the School of Engineering. See Complementary Studies Courses under Degree Requirements.

2 To be chosen from a list of Mechanical Engineering design elective courses provided by the School of Engineering.

3 To be chosen from a list of technical elective courses provided by the School of Engineering. 

Students with transfer credits from other institutions (e.g. transfer programs, Go Global/CIE or Bridge programs) should consult the Mechanical Engineering Advising sheet and check with an Engineering Advisor prior to their 4th year registration date.

Information on Minors and Concentrations.

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