Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology Flow Chart

Audit Years

This sample plan and flow chart is suitable for students starting in:

  • 2020-21
  • 2019-20
    • Take MET 1020 instead of ENG 1001 or ENG 1101 in fall of Year 1.
    • Take MET 1540 instead of ENG 1100 and MSE 2100 in spring of Year 1.
    • Take MET 2120 instead of MET 2110 in fall of Year 2.
    • Take MA 2720 or MA 3710 instead of MET 2150 in spring of Year 2.
    • Take ACC 2000 or OSM 3000 instead of MA 2720 or MA 3710 in spring of Year 3.

General Flow Chart Guidelines

Year 1

Fall

UN 1015 - Composition

Provides direct instruction in composition. Students examine and interpret communication practices and apply what they learn to their own written, aural, and visual compositions. Class projects ask students to communicate in a variety of modes and to attend to audience, purpose, and context.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Freshman

ENG 1001 - Engineering Problem Solving

Introduction to the engineering problem solving method and to modern tools used to solve problems.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-4)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): (MA 1031(C) or MA 1032(C)) and (Spatial Visualization Score >= 19 or ENG 1002(C))

CH 1150 - University Chemistry I

Introduces the foundations of chemistry, including electronic structure of atoms and molecules, intermolecular forces, states of matter, chemical reactions, organic chemistry, chemical equilibria, kinetics, and acid-base chemistry. Includes laboratory component that emphasizes lecture components.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (3-0-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Co-Requisite(s): CH 1151
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1031(C) or MA 1032(C) or MA 1120(C) or MA 1160(C) or MA 1161(C) or MA 1135(C) or ALEKS Math Placement >= 56 or CEEB Calculus AB >= 2 or CEEB Calculus BC >= 2 or CEEB Calculus AB Subscore >= 2 or ACT Mathematics >= 22 or SAT MATH SECTION SCORE-M16 >= 540

CH 1151 - University Chemistry Lab I

Laboratory to accompany CH1150.

  • Credits: 1.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-3)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Co-Requisite(s): CH 1150
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1031(C) or MA 1032(C) or MA 1120(C) or MA 1160(C) or MA 1161(C) or MA 1135(C) or ALEKS Math Placement >= 56 or CEEB Calculus AB >= 2 or CEEB Calculus BC >= 2 or CEEB Calculus AB Subscore >= 2 or ACT Mathematics >= 22 or SAT MATH SECTION SCORE-M16 >= 540

MA 1032 - Precalculus

This course examines the behavior of linear, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-4-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Pre-Requisite(s): ALEKS Math Placement >= 61 or ACT Mathematics >= 22 or SAT MATH SECTION SCORE-M16 >= 540

Total 16-17 Credits
PE Co-Curricular (0.5)

Spring

UN 1025 - Global Issues

Study of contemporary global issues, their origins, impacts, and solutions through the thematic and comparative exploration of worldview and culture, population, globalization, development, politics and global governance, environment, and sustainability. Emphasis on global literacy and information literacy.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (3-0-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Freshman

ENG 1100 - Engineering Analysis

An introduction to the engineering profession. Focuses on engineering analysis, computational skills, and communication skills.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-4)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): ENG 1001 and (MA 1160(C) or MA 1161(C)) and (Spatial Visualization Score >= 19 or ENG 1002(C))

MSE 2100 - Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering

Introduction to the structure, processing, properties, and performance of engineering materials, including metals, polymers, glasses, ceramics, and composites. Presents case studies covering selection of materials, component design, and analysis of component failures.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (3-0-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Pre-Requisite(s): CH 1112 or CH 1122 or (CH 1150 and CH 1151) or (CH 1160 and CH 1161)

MA 1160 - Calculus with Technology I

An introduction to single-variable calculus, which includes a computer laboratory. Topics include trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions, differentiation and its uses, and basic integration. Integrates symbolic tools, graphical concepts, data and numerical calculations.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-1)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1032 or MA 1031 or MA 1120 or ALEKS Math Placement >= 86 or CEEB Calculus AB >= 3 or CEEB Calculus BC >= 3 or CEEB Calculus AB Subscore >= 3 or ACT Mathematics >= 29 or SAT MATH SECTION SCORE-M16 >= 680

PH 1140 - Applied College Physics I

An algebra-based introduction to classical mechanics and its applications. Topics include kinematics, Newton's laws, impulse and momentum, work and energy, simple harmonic motion, mechanical waves and sound, and temperature and heat.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (3-0-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Construction Management, Mechanical Engineering Tech, Electrical Eng Tech, General Technology, Theatre & Entertain Tech (BS), Computer Network & System Admn
  • Co-Requisite(s): PH 1141
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1031 or MA 1032 or MA 1120 or MA 1160(C) or MA 1161(C) and (PH 1100 or PH 1111 or PH 1141(C) or PH 1161)

PH 1141 - Applied College Physics I Laboratory

Experiments covering kinematics, forces, conservation of momentum and energy, waves, and thermodynamics are explored through guided construction. The course provides inquiry-based laboratory experiences for concepts explored in PH1140.

  • Credits: 1.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Tech, Computer Network & System Admn, Electrical Eng Tech, Theatre & Entertain Tech (BS), Construction Management
  • Co-Requisite(s): PH 1140

Total 14-17 Credits
PE Co-Curricular (0.5)

Year 2

Fall

MET 2153 - Machine Tool Fundamentals and Applications

A study of basic machining processes: including setup and operation of lathes, milling machines, drill presses, grinders and saws. Students are exposed to fundamental machining processes, nomenclature and machine operation with an overall focus on safety and quality control.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-1-3)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Mechanical Engineering Tech
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 1020 or ENG 1100 or ENG 1101 or ENG 1102

MET 2110 - Applied Statics

Statics includes a study of forces, analysis of simple structures, equilibrium, moment of inertia, and friction.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): (PH 1110 or PH 1140 or PH 2100) and (MA 1160(C) or MA 1161(C))

MA 2160 - Calculus with Technology II

Continued study of calculus, which includes a computer laboratory. Topics include integration and its uses, function approximation, vectors, and elementary modeling with differential equations.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-1)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1160 or MA 1161 or MA 1135 or MA 1121 or CEEB Calculus AB >= 3 or CEEB Calculus BC >= 3 or CEEB Calculus AB Subscore >= 3

PH 1200 - Physics by Inquiry II

Experiments covering Coulomb's law, electric and magnetic fields, circuits, induction, and geometric optics are explored through guided construction. The course emphasizes understanding physical concepts through inquiry and the scientific method.

  • Credits: 1.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Pre-Requisite(s): PH 1100 or PH 1111 or PH 1141 or PH 1161

PH 1240 - Applied College Physics II

An overview of static and dynamic electricity and magnetism, electromagnetic waves, basic optics, and an introduction to modern and nuclear physics with an emphasis on problem solving and applications.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (3-0-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Computer Network & System Admn, Surveying Engineering, General Technology, Mechanical Engineering Tech, Construction Management, Electrical Eng Tech
  • Co-Requisite(s): PH 1200
  • Pre-Requisite(s): PH 1140 or PH 1110

Total 16 Credits

Spring

EET 1411 - Basic Electronics

Introduction to basic electrical principles and devices including DC and AC circuits, diodes, transistors, operational amplifier ICs, power supply regulation, and elements of communication systems.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Surveying Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Tech, Theatre & Entertain Tech (BS), Computer Network & System Admn
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1031 or MA 1032 or MA 1120 or MA 1160(C) or MA 1161(C) or MA 1135(C)

MET 2130 - Dynamics

Particle and rigid plane body kinematics and kinetics covers inertia force, work-energy-power and impulse-momentum methods. Emphasizes development of student skills in problem definition and problem solving.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-4-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): (MET 2120 or ENG 2120 or MET 2110 or MEEM 2110) and MA 2160

MET 2400 - Practical Applications in Parametric Modeling

Intermediate course intended to expand the student's knowledge of computer modeling techniques, introducing advanced assemblies and GD&T concepts. Investigates advanced concepts available to the designer.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Mechanical Engineering Tech
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 1020 or ENG 1100 or ENG 1101 or ENG 1102

MET 2150 - Applied Strength of Materials

Strength of materials considers stress and strain under axial, torsional, and bending loads. Laboratory exercises include materials testing and problem solving.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 2110 or MEEM 2110

Total 17 Credits
PE Co-Curricular (0.5)

Year 3

Fall

EET 2233 - Electrical Machinery

Fundamental steady-state analysis of DC, AC polyphase and AC single-phase electrical machines as well as transformers.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-3)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Summer
  • Pre-Requisite(s): EET 1411 or EET 2120(C)

MET 3500 - Manufacturing Processes

Focuses on practical aspects of design and manufacturing. Covers fundamentals of manufacturing processes and includes a weekly lab to provide hands-on experience with manufacturing issues that influence component design.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): (MET 1020 or ENG 1100 or ENG 1101 or ENG 1102) and (MET 1540 or MY 2100 or MSE 2100) and MET 2153

MET 3242 - Machine Design I

An introduction to mechanical design for technology students. The coursework applies principles of statics, dynamics and mechanics of materials to the design of simple mechanical components and systems.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 2160 and (MET 2130 or MEEM 2700)

MET 3400 - Applied Fluid Mechanics

This course provides an introduction to the principles of fluid mechanics and their application to natural and engineering problems. Students are expected to have a good understanding of statics and dynamics. Develpment of engineering problem-solving skills will be emphasized.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 2130 or MEEM 2700

HU 3120 - Technical and Professional Communication

A study of written and oral communication in technical and scientific environments; emphasizes audience, writing processes, genres of scientific and technical discourse, visual communication, collaboration, professional responsibility, clear and correct expression. Students write and revise several documents and give oral report(s). Computer Intensive.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: May not be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Freshman, Sophomore
  • Pre-Requisite(s): UN 1015 and (UN 1025 or Modern Language - 3000 level or higher)

Total 17 Credits
PE Co-Curricular (0.5)

Spring

MA 2720 - Statistical Methods

Introduction to the design and analysis of statistical studies. Topics include methods of data collection, descriptive and graphical methods, probability, statistical inference on means, regression and correlation, and ANOVA.

  • Credits: 4.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-4-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: May not be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Mathematics
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 1020 or MA 1030 or MA 1120 or MA 1032 or MA 1031 or ALEKS Math Placement >= 61 or CEEB Calculus BC >= 2 or CEEB Calculus AB Subscore >= 2 or ACT Mathematics >= 22 or SAT MATH SECTION SCORE-M16 >= 540

EET 3131 - Instrumentation

An investigation of transducers and where they are used. Topics include signal conditioning, sensitivity, linearity, hysteresis, process measurements, and position, motion and force measurements. Exposure to graphical data acquisition tools such as LabVIEW is incorporated.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-3)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): EET 1411 or EET 2220 or PH 2230 or EE 2110 or EE 3010

MET 3451 - Machine Design II

This course extends the study of mechanical design begun in MET3242, Machine Design I and looks at more complex components and systems. Design projects are given special emphasis.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 3242

MET 4460 - Product Design and Development

A treatment of design and development issues such as design for manufacturing, prototyping, industrial design, and customer needs. Presents integrated methodologies that examine marketing, manufacturing, and cross-functional teams. Includes concurrent engineering and projects utilizing CAD systems.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 2400 and MET 3451(C) and MET 3500(C)

MET 3700 - Applied Thermodynamics

Engineering thermodynamics principles including work, heat and temperature, pure substances, closed and open systems, first and second laws of thermodynamics, and power and refrigeration cycles.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 3250 or MET 3400

Total 17-18 Credits

Year 4

Fall

EC 3400 - Economic Decision Analysis

Studies economic decision-making for actions occurring over time. Covers decision tools for comparing alternatives, public project evaluation, risk and uncertainty, mutually exclusive decisions, multiple objective decisions, interest rate calculations, cash flow analysis, depreciation and taxes, cost of capital, capital budgeting.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (3-0-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: May not be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Finance, Operations and Systems Mgmnt, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Accounting, Management; May not be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Freshman, Sophomore
  • Pre-Requisite(s): UN 1015 and (UN 1025 or Modern Language - 3000 level or higher)

MET 4210 - Applied Quality Techniques

Basic knowledge required to improve processes in the workplace. Includes the design of simple experiments, statistical process control, lean methodologies, and corrective and preventative action.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Restrictions: May not be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Freshman
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 2720(C) or MA 3710(C)

MET 4575 - Senior Project I

Research and beginning design projects using computer-aided engineering methods, physical models, and/or prototypes. Evaluation and design optimization methods for efficient and cost-effective designs.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-4)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Permission of instructor required; Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 4460

MET 4300 - Applied Heat Transfer

Heat transfer principles including conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer mechanisms. Practical applications include thermal insulation, heat sink and heat exchanger design.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 3600 or (MET 3700 and MET 4360(C)) or MEEM 2200 or MEEM 2201

Total 14 Credits
PE Co-Curricular (0.5)

 

Spring

MET 4675 - Senior Project II

Completion and evaluation of design projects using computer-aided engineering methods, physical models, and/or prototypes. Evaluation and design optimization methods for efficient and cost-effective designs.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-4)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Permission of instructor required; Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 4575

MET 4999 - Professional Practice Seminar

Course designed to review and evaluate the program objectives linked with industrial partners and accreditation body. Focus given to preparing the student to take the certification exam.

  • Credits: 1.0; Graded Pass/Fail Only
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-3)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Senior

MET 4360 - Thermal-Fluids Laboratory

This course provides hands-on experience with selected thermal-fluid laboratory experiments. Site/plant visits will be included for exposure to some of the practical aspects of the thermal-fluids area.

  • Credits: 1.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-0-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 3400 and MET 3700 and MET 4300(C) and (MA 2710 or MA 2720 or MA 3710)

Total 14-16 Credits
PE Co-Curricular (0.5)

Electives

Technical Elective List (7-9 credits)

Computer-Aided Engineering Focus

MET 4355 - Industrial Systems Simulation

Creating simulation models of various industrial systems in order to analyze and experiment with characteristics of real life systems for the purpose of engineering process improvement and production design.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior

MET 4550 - Computer Aided Manufacturing

Course is designed to apply techniques used in parametric modeling (CAD) and convert this information to all phases of production planning, machining, scheduling and quality control.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 2153 and MET 2400

MET 4660 - CAE and FEA Methods

Comprehensive use of both computer derived solutions and experimental validation of analytical and finite element solutions using methods such as strain gage testing.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 2400 and MET 3242(C)

Fluid and Power Systems Focus

MET 4350 - Principles and Application of Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Systems

This course is designed to provide an introduction to heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems that combines design principles with real-world applications. Students will conduct heating and cooling load calculations, learn psychrometrics, and have the opportunity to work on a realistic design project.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-1)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 4300

MET 4377 - Applied Fluid Power

An introduction to fluid power components and systems. The course includes component selection, circuit design, electrical interfaces, and system troubleshooting and maintenance. A laboratory exposes students to system hardware and circuit simulation techniques for mobile and industrial applications.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior

MET 4390 - Internal Combustion Engines

An introduction to the basic principles and applications of internal combustion engines. The course covers design, development and testing of engine components and systems. A laboratory exposes students to current industry methods.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MET 3600 or MET 4300 or (MET 3700 and MET 4360(C))

Manufacturing Focus

MET 4510 - Lean Manufacturing and Production Planning

This course provides fundamental knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies as practiced in today's competitive manufacturing and business environments. It covers the basic concepts and key techniques involved in a lean implementation through hands-on activities, reading assignments, case studies, and discussions.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior

MET 4585 - Facilities Layout and Safety Design

Examines the optimization concepts and safety topics necessary to design a low risk, high efficiency manufacturing facility layout. The focus will be on quantitative tools, flow analysis techniques, hazard recognition and resource selection.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior

MET 4780 - Advanced Manufacturing

An introduction to advanced manufacturing processes, both traditional and nontraditional. Study of both theory and practice will be tied to laboratory experiments utilizing a spectrum of unique materials and methods.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-2)
  • Semesters Offered: Spring
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Junior, Senior
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MEEM 2500 or MET 3500

Other Technical Electives

EET 3373 - Introduction to Programmable Controllers

The design of discreet sequential controls using programmable logic controllers (PLCs). Relay logic is used to introduce ladder logic and ladder logic is used to program the PLC. Introduces a structured approach to sequential control design. Data acquisition is introduced using BridgeVIEW software.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-2-3)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Electrical Eng Tech
  • Pre-Requisite(s): EET 1411 or (EET 2120 and EET 2141) or EET 2411 or PH 2230 or EE 2110 or EE 3010 or EE 2112

MET 4996 - Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering Technology

Selected additional topics of interest in Mechanical Engineering Technology based on student and faculty demand and interest. May be a tutorial, seminar, workshop, project, or class study.

  • Credits: variable to 3.0; Repeatable to a Max of 6
  • Semesters Offered: On Demand
  • Restrictions: Permission of instructor required; Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Mechanical Engineering Tech; Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Senior

MET 4997 - Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering Technology

Independent study of an approved topic under the guidance of a Mechanical Engineering Technology faculty member. May be either an academic, design, or research problem/project.

  • Credits: variable to 3.0; Repeatable to a Max of 6
  • Semesters Offered: On Demand
  • Restrictions: Permission of instructor required; Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Mechanical Engineering Tech; Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Senior

MET 4998 - Undergraduate Research in Mechanical Engineering Technology

An undergraduate research experience in Mechanical Engineering Technology. Under the guidance of a Mechanical Engineering Technology faculty member, students work on a selected/approved research problem or work directly with faculty on active research projects/grants. May require more than one semester to complete.

  • Credits: variable to 6.0; Repeatable to a Max of 6
  • Semesters Offered: On Demand
  • Restrictions: Permission of instructor required; Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s): Mechanical Engineering Tech; Must be enrolled in one of the following Class(es): Senior

UN 3002 - Undergraduate Cooperative Education I

Credits may count as free or technical electives based on academic department. Requires advisor approval, good conduct and academic standing, registration with Career Services, and an official offer letter from the employer.

  • Credits: variable to 2.0; May be repeated
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Permission of department required; May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s): Graduate
  • ENT XXXX - variable 1-2, Enterprise Project Work (except 3959, 3967, 4950, 4960)