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BS in Mechanical Engineering

Program Requirements

The BS in Mechanical Engineering (MENG) requires the completion of 133 credits in the following areas:

Degree Requirements Credits
University General Education Requirements 33
School of Engineering Requirements 28
Mechanical Engineering Department Requirements 63
Technical Electives 9
Total 133

University General Education Requirements (33 credit hours)

University General Education Requirements are (33) credit hours, as follows:

Orientation Courses (14 Credit Hours)

Code Course Title Credit
ARAB 101
or
ARAB 110
Beginner Level Arabic and Culture for non-Native Learners I or
Arabic Language and Culture for Native Arabic Speakers I
3
CSCI 112 Introduction to Computer Programming 3
CSCI 113 Introduction to Computer Programming Lab 1
ENGL 101 Composition 3
UNIV 100 University First-Year Transition 1
UNIV 200 Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Sustainability 3

Knowledge Domains (19 Credit Hours)

The knowledge domains are divided into the following three categories: Humanities and Fine Arts, Social and Behavioral Sciences, and the Natural Sciences.

Humanities and Fine Arts (6 credits minimum)

MEST 100 Introduction to Islam in World Culture  3
PHIL 100
or
ENGL 200
Critical Thinking and Reasoning  or
Advanced Composition
3

Social and Behavioral Sciences (6 credits minimum)

UAES 200 Survey of United Arab Emirates Studies 3
ECON 103 Principles of Microeconomics  3

Natural Sciences (7 credits minimum)

MATH 113 Calculus I 4
CHEM 211 General Chemistry I  3

The fifth writing intensive course for the BS in Mechanical Engineering is IENG 313 Manufacturing Processes Laboratory.

School of Engineering Requirements (28 Credit Hours)

ENGR 107 Introduction to Engineering 2
PHYS 110 University Physics I 3
PHYS 111 University Physics I Lab 1
MATH 114 Calculus II 4
MATH 203 Linear Algebra 3
MATH 213 Calculus III 3
MATH 214 Elementary Differential Equations 3
PHYS 220 University Physics II 3
PHYS 221 University Physics II Lab 1
ECEN 491 Engineering Seminar 1
ENGR 390 Internship 3
CHEM 212 General Chemistry I Lab 1

MENG Program Requirements (72 credit hours)

Core Courses (63 Credit Hours)

CIEN 211 Statics 3
CIEN 212 Mechanics of Materials 3
CIEN 251 Fluid Mechanics 3
CIEN 301 Numerical Analysis  3
ECEN 280 Electric Circuit Analysis I  3
ECEN 281 Electric Circuits Analysis I Lab 1
IENG 231 Engineering Materials 3
IENG 232 Engineering Materials Lab  1
IENG 241 Engineering Statistics  3
IENG 311 Manufacturing Processes 3
IENG 313 Manufacturing Processes Lab 1
MENG 201 Mechanical Engineering Drawing 3
MENG 211 Thermodynamics I 3
MENG 212 Thermodynamics II 3
MENG 221 Dynamics 3
MENG 231 Engineering Measurements 2
MENG 321 Vibration and Control 3
MENG 342 Fluid Mechanics Lab. 1
MENG 361 Heat Transfer 3
MENG 362 Thermal Sciences Lab. 1
MENG 421 Theory of Machines 3
MENG 451 Mechanical Design I 3
MENG 452 Mechanical Design II 3
MENG 491 Senior Design Project I 2
MENG 492 Senior Design Project II  4

Technical Electives (9 Credit Hours)

MENG 311 Internal Combustion Engines 3
MENG 441 Turbo Machinery 3
MENG 453 Computer Aided Design 3
MENG 455 Finite Elements in Machine Design 3
MENG 461 HVAC and Refrigeration Systems 3
MENG 462 Design of Thermal Systems 2
MENG 463 Energy Conversion and Management 3
MENG 493 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering 3
IENG 321 Engineering Economy 3
ENGR 399 Undergraduate Research Project 3
ELEN 426 Renewable Energy Systems 3
ELEN 451 Control Theory  3
Total   133 Credits 

 

Last updated: Apr 11, 2021 @ 6:46 pm

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