Emphasis - Manufacturing
B.E. in Engineering
The B.E. program is more broadly focused than the B.S. in engineering science programs. The B.E. is designed to provide students the opportunity to gain an understanding of engineering, scientific, and technical knowledge, which will enhance their career objectives in such areas as engineering science, medicine, law, professional education, public policy, military, management, and sales.
Minimum Total Credit Hours: 127
Candidates for the B.E. degree must complete the following courses: Math 261-264, Math 353, Writ 100, Writ 101, Writ 102, or Liba 102; Chem 105, 106, 115, 116, and Phys 211, 212, 221, 222; Csci 251; Engr 207, 309, 310, 313, 321, 330, 360, 361, 400; 9 hours of technical engineering electives; 6 additional hours of humanities/social science/fine arts beyond the 18 hours School of Engineering core/general education requirement; 33 hours of an approved emphasis area.
The qualifications for the 9 hours of technical electives: any combination of courses offered by the School of Engineering with a minimum of two courses at the 200 level or higher, and at least one of the two courses needs to be at the 300 level or higher, for a combined total of 9 credit hours.
Emphasis - Manufacturing
Manufacturing Emphasis - This emphasis within the Bachelor of Engineering degree stresses manufacturing science and technology, while providing a cross-disciplinary foundation in business and accountancy to meet the need for qualified managerial and technical professionals in the rapidly expanding field of manufacturing. The curriculum provides core knowledge in engineering and manufacturing fundamentals with electives in accountancy, business, management information systems, and management and marketing. The student should consult with and obtain the approval of his/her academic adviser for the selection of the desired option courses.
Candidates for the B.E. degree with an emphasis in manufacturing must complete the following courses: Csci 251; Engr 309, 310, 313, 321, 330, 360, 361, 400; 9 hours of technical engineering electives; 6 additional hours of humanities/social science/fine arts beyond the 18 hours School of Engineering core/general education requirement; and 33 hours in the manufacturing emphasis area. Engr 312, Manf 450, Manf 451, and Manf 452 must be used to fulfill the 9 hours of technical electives. Additionally, Econ 202, Econ 203, Econ 230, Bus 250, and Mgmt 371 must be used to fulfill 15 hours of social science and core/general education. Please see an adviser within the B.E. degree program for details of these required courses.