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    For degree programs of students admitted prior to Fall 2010 see the MMAE Academic Office.

    Mechanical Engineering
    Semester 1 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 2 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 100 Introduction to the Profession 1 4 3 MS 201 Materials Science 3 0 3
    MATH 151 Calculus I 4 1 5 MATH 152 Calculus II 4 1 5
    CHEM 124 Principles of Chemistry I 3 3 4 PHYS 123 General Physics I 3 3 4
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 CS 104 Introduction to Computer Programming for Engineers 2 1 2
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3
    Totals 11 8 15 Totals 15 5 17
    Semester 3 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 4 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 200 Introduction to Mechanics 3 0 3 MMAE 202 Mechanics of Solids II 3 0 3
    MMAE 232 Design for Innovation 3 1 3 MMAE 350 Computational Mechanics 3 0 3
    MATH 251 Multivariate & Vector Calculus 4 0 4 MATH 252 Introduction to Differential Equations 4 0 4
    PHYS 221 General Physics II 3 3 4 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Totals 16 4 17 Totals 16 0 16
    Semester 5 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 6 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 302 Mechanics of Solids III 3 0 3 MMAE 319 Mechanical Laboratory I * 2 6 4
    MMAE 305 Dynamics 3 0 3 MMAE 321 Applied Thermodynamics 3 0 3
    MMAE 313 Fluid Mechanics 3 0 3 MMAE 323 Heat & Mass Transfer 3 0 3
    MMAE 320 Thermodynamics 3 0 3 MMAE 332 Design of Machine Elements 3 0 3
    Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Totals 14 6 15 Totals 14 6 16
    Semester 7 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 8 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 419 Mechanical Laboratory II 2 6 4 MMAE 432 Design of Mechanical Systems 1 6 3
    MMAE 443 Systems Analysis & Control 3 0 3 MMAE 433 Design of Thermal Systems 2 3 3
    MMAE 445 Computer-Aided Design 3 0 3 IPRO 497 Interprofessional Project II 1 6 3
    MMAE 485 Manufacturing Processes 3 0 3 Free Elective 3 0 3
    IPRO 497 Interprofessional Project I 1 6 3 Free Elective 3 0 3
    Totals 12 12 16 Totals 10 9 15
    Total Credit Hours 127
    * MMAE 319 can be replaced by MMAE 315.
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    Materials Science & Engineering
    Semester 1 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 2 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 100 Introduction to the Profession 1 4 3 MS 201 Materials Science 3 0 3
    MATH 151 Calculus I 4 1 5 MATH 152 Calculus II 4 1 5
    CHEM 124 Principles of Chemistry I 3 3 4 PHYS 123 General Physics I 3 3 4
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 CS 104 Introduction to Computer Programming for Engineers 2 1 2
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3
    Totals 11 8 15 Totals 15 5 17
    Semester 3 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 4 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 200 Introduction to Mechanics 3 0 3 MMAE 202 Mechanics of Solids II 3 0 3
    MMAE 232
    Design for Innovation
    3 0 3 MATH 252 Introduction to Differential Equations 4 0 4
    MATH 251 Multivariate & Vector Calculus 4 0 4 PHYS 224 General Physics III 3 0 3
    PHYS 221 General Physics II 3 3 4 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 Free Elective 3 0 3
    Totals 16 4 17 Totals 16 0 16
    Semester 5 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 6 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 320 Thermodynamics 3 0 3 MMAE 372 Aerospace Materials Laboratory 2 3 3
    MMAE 365 Structure & Properties of Materials I 3 0 3 MMAE 463 Structure & Properties of Materials II 3 0 3
    MMAE 370 Materials Laboratory I 1 6 3 MMAE 465 Electrical, Magnetic, & Optical Properties of Materials 3 0 3
    MMAE 373 Instrumentation & Measurements Laboratory 2 6 4 Technical Elective 3 0 3
    Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Totals 12 12 16 Totals 14 3 15
    Semester 7 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 8 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 470 Introduction to Polymer Science 3 0 3 MMAE 472 Advanced Aerospace Materials 3 0 3
    MMAE 476 Materials Laboratory II 1 6 3 IPRO 497 Interprofessional Project II 1 6 3
    MMAE 485 Manufacturing Processes 3 0 3 Engineering Elective 3 0 3
    IPRO 497 Interprofessional Project I 1 6 3 Technical Elective 3 0 3
    Technical Elective 3 0 3 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Totals 11 12 15 Totals 13 6 15
    Total Credit Hours 126
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    Aerospace Engineering
    Semester 1 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 2 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 100 Introduction to the Profession 1 4 3 MS 201 Materials Science 3 0 3
    MATH 151 Calculus I 4 1 5 MATH 152 Calculus II 4 1 5
    CHEM 124 Principles of Chemistry I 3 3 4 PHYS 123 General Physics I 3 3 4
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 CS 104 Introduction to Computer Programming for Engineers 2 1 2
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3
    Totals 11 8 15 Totals 15 5 17
    Semester 3 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 4 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 200 Introduction to Mechanics 3 0 3 MMAE 202 Mechanics of Solids II 3 0 3
    MATH 251 Multivariate & Vector Calculus 4 0 4 MMAE 313 Fluid Mechanics 3 0 3
    PHYS 221 General Physics II 3 3 4 MMAE 320 Thermodynamics 3 0 3
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 MATH 252 Introduction to Differential Equations 4 0 4
    Humanities or Social Science Elective 3 0 3 Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Totals 16 3 17 Totals 16 0 16
    Semester 5 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs. Semester 6 Lect Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.
    MMAE 311 Compressible Flow 3 0 3 MMAE 304 Mechanics of Aerostructures 3 0 3
    MMAE 312 Aerodynamics of Aerospace Vehicles 3 0 3 MMAE 372 Aerospace Materials 2 3 3
    MMAE 315 * Aerospace Laboratory I 2 3 4 MMAE 443 Systems Analysis & Control 3 0 3
    MMAE 350 Computational Mechanics 3 0 3 MMAE 452 Aerospace Propulsion 3 0 3
    MMAE 305 Dynamics 3 0 3 Free Elective 3 0 3
    Totals 14 3 16 Totals 14 3 15
    Semester 7 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs Cr. Hrs. Semester 8 Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Cr. Hrs.

    MMAE 412 Spacecraft Design I **
    OR
    MMAE 414 Aircraft Design I **

    2 3 3 MMAE 413 Spacecraft Design II **
    OR

    MMAE 416 Aircraft Design II **

    1 3 3
    MMAE 410 Aircraft Flight Mechanics 3 0 3 MMAE 415 Aerospace Laboratory II 2 3 4
    MMAE 411 Spacecraft Dynamics 3 0 3 IPRO 497 Interprofessional Project II 1 6 3
    IPRO 497 Interprofessional Project I 1 6 3 Technical Elective 3 0 3
    Humanities or Social Science Elective (300+) 3 0 3 Humanities or Social Sciences Elective (300+) 3 0 3
    Totals 12 9 15 Totals 10 12 16
    Total Credit Hours 127
    * MMAE 315 can be replaced by MMAE 319. ** Students must choose either the MMAE 412 & MMAE 413 sequence or the MMAE 414 & MMAE 416 sequence.
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