Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major in Manufacturing Engineering (Mechanical Systems Concentration)

Minimum required: 129 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. Majors must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  3. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  4. If two years of the same language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of such high school language, two semesters of the same modern language must be taken at the college level.
  5. The Manufacturing Engineering degree programs include all the courses required for an Applied Mathematics minor.

Course Requirements 

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
CHEM 1335 or 13413ENGR 23003 
CHEM 11411MATH 24724 
ENGR 13133PHYS 1430 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)4 
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020)4COMM 1310 (or ENG Literature Component Area Option Code 090)3 
US 11001ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010)3 
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010)3  
 15 17 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
MFGE 23323CS 13423MATH 33773
MATH 33233IE 33303PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy & Culture Component Code 040)3
IE 33203ENGR 33753 
PHYS 2425 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030 and Component Area Option Code 090/093)4ECO 2301 (Social & Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080)3 
HIST 1310 (American History Component Code 060)3HIST 1320 (American History Component Code 060)3 
 16 15 6
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
MFGE 33163MFGE 43653 
ENGR 33113MFGE 43963 
ENGR 33153IE 33603 
ENGR 33733PHYS 33153 
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3 
 15 15 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
MFGE 43573MFGE 43553 
MFGE 43903MFGE 43763 
MFGE 43953MFGE 43913 
IE 43553MFGE Electives13 
MFGE Electives13POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3 
 15 15 
Total Hours: 129

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Electives

MFGE 4367Polymer Properties and Processing3
MFGE 4392Microelectronics Manufacturing I3
MFGE 4394Microelectronics Manufacturing II3
MFGE 4399AReverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping3
MFGE 4399BIntroduction to Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposites in Industrial Applications3
MFGE 4399CIntroduction to Industrial Robotics3
TECH 4330Foundry & Heat Treatment3
ENGR 3190Cooperative Education1
ENGR 4395Independent Studies in Engineering3