Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

Mechanical Engineering Technology — Bachelor of Science Requirements

CHEM 1211

Principles of Chemistry I

3

CHEM 1211L

Principles of Chemistry I Lab

1

ECON 2107

Intro to Economics and Engineering Economics (Recommended for Area E-3)

3

ENGL 1101

Composition I

3

ENGL 1102

Composition II

3

TCOM 2010

Technical Writing

3

MATH 1113

Pre-calculus (the extra hour is applied to area F)

4

MATH 2254

Calculus II

4

MATH 2306

Ordinary Differential Equations

3

MATH 2253

Calculus I
(the extra hour is applied to Major Req.)

4

PHYS 2211

Principles of Physics I

3

PHYS 2211L

Principles of Physics I Lab

1

PHYS 2212

Principles of Physics II

3

PHYS 2212L

Principles of Physics II Lab

1

COMM 2400

Public Speaking

2

STS 2400

Science, Technology, and Society

2

Area C Group 1

Take One Course From the Literature Group

3

Area C Group 2

Take One Course From the Art and Culture Group

3

Area E Group 1

American Context

3

Area E Group 2

World History

3

Area E Group 4

Cultures and Societies

3

MET 4501

Engineering Computation using MATLAB

3

ECET 3000

Electrical Principles

4

EDG 1211

Engineering Graphics I

3

EDG 1212

Engineering Graphics II

4

ENGR 2214

Statics

3

ENGR 3122

Dynamics

3

ENGR 3131

Strength of Materials

3

ENGR 3132

Strength of Materials Lab

1

MET 3101

Fluid Mechanics Principles & Applications

3

MET 1000

MET Orientation

1

SPSU 1001

Hitchhiker's Guide to SPSU

1

MET 1311

Manufacturing Processes

3

MET 1321

Machining and Welding

2

MET 2322

Metrology and CNC

3

MET 3132

Engineering Materials

4

MET 3401

Thermodynamics I

3

MET 4141

Machine Design I

4

MET 4421

Instruments and Controls

4

Select one of the following three courses

3

MET 3123

Dynamics of Machines

 

MET 3331

Tool Design

 

MET 3402

Thermodynamics II

3

MET XXXX

Major Electives

12

Free Elective

3

Degree Program Total

128

NOTES:

Note 1. MET majors are required to earn an overall 2.0 average in all courses designated as MET and ENGR

Note 2. PHYS 1111, 1111L and PHYS 1112, 1112L may be substituted for PHYS 2211, 2211L and PHYS 2212, 2212L.

Note 3. The Free Elective may not be MATH 1111.

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