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

Minimum required: 126 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. Students 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 

Freshman
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
CHEM 1335 or 1341 (students should take either [CHEM 1341 & 1141] or [CHEM 1335 & 1135] )3ENGR 23003 
CHEM 1135 or 1141 (students should take either [CHEM 1341 & 1141] or [CHEM 1335 & 1135] )1MATH 2472 (Component Area Option Code 090/092)4 
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020)4PHYS 1430 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030)4 
ENGR 13043ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010)3 
US 11001  
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010)3  
 15 14 
Sophomore
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
MFGE 23323CS 13423MATH 33773
MATH 33233IE 33303PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040)3
IE 33203ENGR 23013 
PHYS 2425 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 and Component Area Option Code 090/093)4ECO 2301 (Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080)3 
American History Component Code 0603American History Component Code 0603 
MFGE 21321  
 17 15 6
Junior
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
MFGE 33163MFGE 43653 
ENGR 33113MFGE 43963 
ENGR 33153PHYS 33153 
ENGR 33733ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3 
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3  
MFGE 31161  
 16 12 
Senior
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 
 MFGE 41761 
 15 16 
Total Hours: 126

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Electives

EE 4392Microelectronics Manufacturing I3
EE 4394Microelectronics Manufacturing II3
ENGR 3190Cooperative Education1
ENGR 4395Independent Studies in Engineering3
MFGE 4318Additive Manufacturing3
MFGE 4367Polymer Properties and Processing3
MFGE 4377Introduction to Polymer Nanocomposites3
MFGE 4378Introduction to Industrial Robotics3
TECH 4330Foundry & Heat Treatment3