Mechanical Engineering, BS

Core Curriculum 42 Credit Hours
Communication (Select Two)6
Mathematics 3
Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
Life and Physical Sciences6
University Physics I
University Physics II
Language, Philosophy, and Culture (Select One)3
Creative Arts (Select One)3
American History (Select Two)6
Government/Political Science 6
American Government
Texas Government
Social and Behavioral Science (Select One)3
Component Area Option One (Select One)3
Component Area Option Two (Select One)3
College and Support Area Requirements
MATH 2320Differential Equations3
MATH 2413Calculus with Analytic Geometry I1
MATH 2414Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MATH 3302Probability and Statistics3
MATH 4317Advanced Math for Engineers3
CHEM 1112General Chemistry Lab II1
CHEM 1403Chemistry for Engineers4
General Inorganic Chemistry I
and General Inorganic Chemistry II
PHYS 2125University Physics Lab I1
PHYS 2126University Physics Lab II1
CVEG 2301Engineering Mechanics I3
CVEG 2302Engineering Mechanics II3
ELEG 1304Computer Applications in Engineering3
ELEG 2315Introduction to Electrical Engineering3
MCEG 1101Intro Engr Cs Tech1
MCEG 1102Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Drawing and Design Lab I1
MCEG 2301Thermodynamics I3
MCEG 4247Senior Design and Professionalism-12
MCEG 4248Senior Design and Professionalism II2
Major Requirements
MCEG 2303Materials Science and Engineering3
MCEG 3101Measurement and Instrumentation Laboratory1
MCEG 3301Heat Transfer3
MCEG 3302
MCEG 3102
Thermodynamics II
and Thermal Science Laboratory
MCEG 3303
MCEG 3103
Manufacturing Processes
and Manufacturing Processes Laboratory
MCEG 3304Machine Design I3
MCEG 3305Kinematic Design and Analysis3
MCEG 3306Fluid Mechanics3
MCEG 4304Machine Design II3
MCEG 4306Dynamic Systems and Controls3
MCEG 4309Finite Element Analysis and Design3
CVEG 2332Mechanics of Materials3
Technical Electives6
Total Hours126

Mechanical Engineering Suggested Technical Electives

Technical electives must be 3000 level or above. At least one technical elective must be taken in the department. Internship and co-op courses are not suitable for technical electives.

MCEG 3307Automatic Controls3
MCEG 3319Introduction to Robotics3
MCEG 4316Special Topics3
MCEG 4318Gas Dynamics3
CHEG 4313Process Modeling and Simulation3
CHEG 4315Bioengineering3
CVEG 3304Structural Analysis3
CVEG 3301Environmental Engineering3
CVEG 4303Water Resources Engineering3
CVEG 4304Systems Engineering3
ELEG 2311Logic Circuits3
ELEG 3303Physical Principles of Solid State Devices3
MATH 3307Linear Algebra3
MATH 4306Numerical Analysis3

Technical Electives through Five-Year BS/MS Degree Plan Option

Students may, upon approval to the Five-Year BS/MS Degree Plan Option (see College of Engineering Academic Programs and Degree Plans), apply up to six semester credit hours of graduate courses toward technical electives requirements.