Mechanical Engineering Curriculum

First Year

Fall Semester

University Core Course (3 credits)
University Writing Course (3 credits)
EG 10117: Engineering Design (3 credits)
FYS 10101: Moreau First Year Experience (1 credit)
CHEM 10171/11171: Intro. to Chemical Principles (4 credits)
MATH 10550: Calculus I (4 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 18

Spring Semester

ME General Technical Elective or University Core Course (3 credits)
University Writing Course (3 credits)
EG 10118: Engineering Computing (3 credits)
FYS 10102: Moreau First Year Experience (1 credit)
MATH 10560: Calculus II (4 credits)
PHYS 10310: Engineering Physics I: Mechanics (4 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 18

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

AME Computing Course or Science of Engineering Materials (3 credits)
AME 20210: Intro. to Design Thinking in Engineering (3 credits)
AME 20221: Mechanics I (3 credits)
MATH 20550: Calculus III (3.5 credits)
PHYS 10320: Engineering Physics II: Electromagnetism (4 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 16.5

Spring Semester

University Core Course (3 credits)
AME 20216: Lab I or AME 21267: Design Tools I (2 credits)
AME 20222: Mechanics II (3 credits)
AME 20231: Thermodynamics (3 credits)
AME 20241: Solid Mechanics (3 credits)
MATH 20580: Intro. to Linear Algebra & Differential Equations (3.5 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 17.5

Junior Year

Fall Semester

University Core Course (3 credits)
AME 20216: Lab I or AME 21267: Design Tools I (2 credits)
AME 20217: Lab II or AME 21268: Design Tools II (2 credits)
AME 30314: Differential Equations, Vibrations, and Controls I (3 credits)
AME 30331: Fluid Mechanics (3 credits)
AME 30363: Design of Machine Elements (3 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 16

Spring Semester

University Core Course (3 credits)
AME 20217: Lab II or AME 21268: Design Tools II (2 credits)
AME 30315: Differential Equations, Vibrations, and Controls II (3 credits)
AME 30334: Heat Transfer (3 credits)
EE 20222: Intro. to Electrical Engineering (4 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester

General Technical Elective or University Core Course (3 credits)
AME Computing Course or Science of Engineering Materials (3 credits)
AME Technical Elective (3 credits)
AME Technical Elective (3 credits)
AME 40423: Mechanisms and Machines (3 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 15

Spring Semester

University Core Course (3 credits)
AME Technical Elective (3 credits)
AME Technical Elective (3 credits)
General Technical Elective (3 credits)
AME 40463: Senior Design Project (4 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 16

Total: 132 Credit Hours