Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Program

Recommended Technical Electives for B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

(Only ONE 3000 level course can be taken as a Technical Elective)

No more than 3 credits of Technical Elective can be satisfied by cooperative education courses.

Course No. Course Title Credits
CWE 3003 Engineering Cooperative Education
3
EPE 3100 Protrack Cooperative Education 3
MAE 1025 ME Practicum 1 1
MAE 2025 ME Practicum 2 1
MAE 3025 ME Practicum 3 1
 

(Above three courses must all be taken to count as one technical elective.)

 
MAE 3162 Compressible Flow 3
MAE 3241 Aerodynamics and Flight Mechanics 3
MAE 3260 Experimental Aerodynamics 3
MAE 4050 Applied FEM in Mechanical Design 3
MAE 4090 Robotics and Automated Manufacturing 3
MAE 4121 Manufacturing Environment 3
MAE 4176 Combustion Engineering 3
MAE 4177 Energy Conversion Technologies 3
MAE 4178 Solar Energy Analysis 3
MAE 4242 Aircraft Stability and Control 3
MAE 4261 Air-Breathing Engines 3
MAE 4262 Rockets and Mission Analysis 3
MAE 4281 Aerospace Structural Design 3
MAE 4300 Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering 3
MAE 4316 Mechatronics 3
MAE 4318 Instrumentation and Measurement Systems 3
MAE 4400 Independent Study in Aerospace Engineering 3
MAE 4500 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering 3
MAE 4600 Special Topics in Aerospace Engineering 3
MAE 4630 Modeling, Simulation and Deisgn of Dynamic Systems 3
MAE 5xxx Any Graduate-Level MAE Course (Except Thesis/Dissertation) 3
MTH 2401 Probability and Statistics 3
MTH 5xxx

Any of the following Graduate-Level MTH Courses:

MTH 5007, MTH 5009, MTH 5102, MTH 5107, MTH 5201, MTH 5301, MTH 5401

3
ECE 5201 Linear Systems 1 3
CHE 5101 Transport Phenomena 1 3
PHY 5015 Analytical Mechanics 1 3
 

ANY OTHER 3000 OR HIGHER LEVEL COURSE LISTED UNDER THE FOLLOWING PREFIXES:

BIO (Biological Sciences),

ENM (Engineering Management),

ENS (Environmental Science),

CIS (Computer Information Systems),

CVE (Civil Engineering),

CHE (Chemical Engineering),

OCE (Ocean Engineering),

CSE (Computer Sciences),

MTH (Mathematics),

PHY (Physics and Space Sciences), and/or

SYS (Systems Engineering)

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