Sample 4-Year Program

Note: This selection is based on the year a student started the program. Speak to your advisor if you are unsure which sample 4-year program you should be referencing.

Sample Program Effective Fall 2015
Subject Course No. Credit
First Year, Fall (14 Total Credits)
College Writing I** ENC 1101 3
Calculus with Analytic Geometry 1 MAC 2311 4
General Chemistry I CHM 2045 3
General Chemistry I Lab CHM 2045L 1
Fundamentals of Engineering EGN 1002 3
First Year, Spring (14 Total Credits)
College Writing II** ENC 1102 3
Calculus with Analytic Geometry 2 MAC 2312 4
Physics for Engineers I PHY 2043 3
General Physics I Lab PHY 2048L 1
Foundations of Society and Human Behavior****   3
Second Year, Fall (14 Total Credits)
Statics EGN 3311 3
Physics for Engineers 2 PHY 2044 3
General Physics II Lab PHY 2049L 1
Calculus with Analytic Geometry III MAC 2313 4
Intro to Philosophy (WAC)*** PHI 2010 3
Second Year, Spring (15 Total Credits)
Engineering Math I MAP 3305 3
Engineering Graphics EGN 1111C 3
Thermodynamics 1 EGN 3343 3
Strength of Materials EGN 3331 3
Foundations of Society & Human Behavior****   3
Third Year, Fall (15 Total Credits)
Dynamics EGN 3321 3
Electro-Mechanical Devices EGM 4045 3
Fluid Mechanics EML 3701 3
Computer Applications in Engr 1 EGN 2213 3
History of Civilization 1 (WAC)*** WHO 2012 3
Third Year, Spring (15 Total Credits)
Heat Transfer EML 4142 3
Dynamic Systems EGN 4432 3
Finite Element Analysis for Engineering Design EGM 4350 3
Computer Applications in ME 2 EML 4534 3
Foundations of Creative Expression*****   3
Third Year, Summer (12 Total Credits)
Probability & Statistics for Engineers STA 4032 3
Vibration Synthesis & Analysis EGN 4323 3
Technical Elective   3
Foundations of Creative Expression*****   3
Fourth Year, Fall (15 Total Credits)
Engineering Materials I EGN 3365 3
Applied Thermal Fluid Engineering EML 4127 3
Machine Design I EML 4500 3
Engineering Design EGN 4521C 3
Experimental Methodology EML 3523C 3
Fourth Year, Spring (14 Total Credits)
Machine Design II EML 4262 3
Design Project EML 4551 3
Mechanical Engineering Lab EML 4730L 3
Technical Electives   5
TOTAL 128

* This is a sample program of study based on full-time enrollment of between 14 and 15 credit hours per semester. There is no guarantee that a course will be offered in a particular semester.

** Courses that meet the Gordon Rule for Foundations of Written Communication. The following may be substituted for ENC 1102:

  • Cultural Difference in a Global Society ANT 1471
  • Being Cared For NUR 1016

*** Foundations in Global Citizenship

**** Foundations of Society and Human Behavior (6 credits, two courses from two different departments) must be chosen from the following:

  • Introduction to Anthropology ANT 2000 (3) or Culture and Society ANT 2410 (3)
  • Microeconomic Principles ECO 2023 (3) or Macroeconomic Principles ECO 2013 (3)
  • Contemporary Economic Issues ECP 2002 (3)
  • Changing Environment of Society, Business and Government PAD 2258 (3)
  • Government of the U.S. POS 2041 (3)
  • General Psychology PSY 1012 (3)
  • Sociological Perspectives SYG 1000 (3) or Social Problems SYG 2010 (3)
  • Environment and Society EVR 2017 (3)
  • Designing the City URP 2051 (3)

***** Foundations of Creative Expression must be chosen from among the following (6 credits, two courses from two different departments):

  • Art Appreciation ARH 2000 (3)
  • History and Appreciation Music MUL 2010 (3)
  • Appreciation of Theatre THE 2000 (3)
  • Appreciation of Dance DAN 2100 (3)
  • Film Appreciation FIL 2000 (3)
  • Culture and Architecture ARC 2208 (3)
  • Interpretation of Fiction LIT 2010 (3) (GR)
  • Interpretation of Poetry LIT 2030 (3) (GR)
  • Interpretation of Drama LIT 2040 (3) (GR)
  • Global Great Books: Travel Tales LIT 2103 (3)