Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - Thermal, Fluid, & Energy Systems

APPH 1040Scientific Foundations of Health2
or APPH 1050 The Science of Physical Activity and Health
or APPH 1060 Flourishing: Strategies for Well-being and Resilience
Core A - Essential Skills
ENGL 1101English Composition I3
ENGL 1102English Composition II3
MATH 1552Integral Calculus 24
Core B - Institutional Options
CS 1371Computing for Engineers3
Core C - Humanities
Any HUM6
Core D - Science, Math, & Technology
PHYS 2211Introductory Physics I 24
PHYS 2212Introductory Physics II4
MATH 1551Differential Calculus 22
MATH 1553Introduction to Linear Algebra 22
or MATH 1554 Linear Algebra
or MATH 1564 Linear Algebra with Abstract Vector Spaces
Core E - Social Sciences
Select one of the following:3
The United States to 1877
The United States since 1877
American Government in Comparative Perspective
Government of the United States
American Constitutional Issues
Select one of the following:3
Economic Analysis and Policy Problems
The Global Economy
Principles of Macroeconomics
Principles of Microeconomics
Any SS6
Core F - Courses Related to Major
CHEM 1310Principles of General Chemistry for Engineers 64
ME 1670Introduction to Engineering Graphics and Design3
MATH 2551Multivariable Calculus 24
MATH 2552Differential Equations 24
MSE 2001Principles and Applications of Engineering Materials3
Ethics Requirement 1
Major Requirements
COE 2001Statics 22
ME 2016Computer Applications3
ME 2110Creative Decisions and Design3
ME 2202Dynamics of Rigid Bodies3
ME 3017System Dynamics3
ME 3057Experimental Methodology and Technical Writing3
ME 3322Thermodynamics3
ME 3340Fluid Mechanics3
ME 3345Conduction and Radiation Heat Transfer3
COE 3001Mechanics of Deformable Bodies3
ME 3210Design, Materials, and Manufacture3
ME 4056Mechanical Engineering Systems Laboratory3
ME 4182Mechanical Design Engineering3
or ME 4723 Interdisciplinary Capstone Design
Other Engineering Requirements
ECE 3710Circuits and Electronics2
ECE 3741Instrumentation and Electronics Lab1
ISYE 3025Essentials of Engineering Economy1
MATH 3670Probability and Statistics with Applications3
Thermal, Fluid, and Energy Systems Concentration
ME 4315Energy Systems Analysis and Design 3
Select four of the following: 312
Internal Combustion Engines
Hybrid Vehicle Powertrains
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Introduction to Fuel Cell Systems
Renewable Energy Systems
Applied Fluid Mechanics
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Wind Engineering
Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion
Free Electives
Free Electives 3,4,56
Total Credit Hours129

No pass-fail courses allowed.

Student must earn a 2.0 GPA within Major Requirements and the following:

MSE 2001Principles and Applications of Engineering Materials3
ECE 3710Circuits and Electronics2
ECE 3741Instrumentation and Electronics Lab1
ISYE 3025Essentials of Engineering Economy1

If a course is repeated, only the latest grade is included in the calculation of the Major Requirements GPA.


Students must complete one Ethics course during their program.


Minimum grade of C required.


At least 3 credit hours in either the Concentration Electives or Free Electives must be a 3000-level or higher ME course. ME 3141, ME 3700, ME 3720, ME 3743, ME 3744, ME 4699, ME 4741, ME 4742, ME 4753, and ME 4903 are not allowed.


Excludes CEE 2040, PHYS 2802, PHYS 2XXX(AP credits) and MGT 2250.


Students can use a maximum of 6 credit hours of VIP courses or a maximum of 6 credit hours of undergraduate research and special problems courses (2699, 4699, 4903 from any department) not to exceed 9 credit hours from both course groups towards the degree requirements for the BSME degree.


 CHEM 1211K can substitute for CHEM 1310. CHEM 1211K and CHEM 1212K are recommended for pre-health students.