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

Minimum required: 121-122 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. Students entering Texas State with fewer than 16 credit hours completed after high school graduation will be required to take US 1100. All others will be exempt from taking this course. Students may be required to earn an additional elective to reach the 120 minimum total credit hour requirement for the awarding of a degree.
  4. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  5. 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.

Course Requirements 

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
CHEM 1335
CHEM 1135 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 [TCCN CHEM 1409 or 1309 & 1109])
4ENGR 23003 
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020 [TCCN MATH 2413])4MATH 2472 (Component Area Option 092 [TCCN MATH 2414])4 
US 11001TECH 13933 
TECH 13633Communication Component Code 0103 
Communication Component Code 0103  
 15 13 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
TECH 13113PHYS 2326
PHYS 2126 (Component Area Option 093 [TCCN PHYS 2326 & PHYS 2126])
4TECH 21901
PHYS 2325
PHYS 2125 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 [TCCN PHYS 2325 & 2125])
4TECH 23103 
CS 1342 or 1428 (TCCN COSC 1437)3-4TECH 23513 
PHIL 1320 (Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 [TCCN PHIL 2306])13TECH 23443 
Creative Arts Component Code 050 [HUMA 1315]3IE 33203 
 16-17 16 1
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
ENGR 3373, TECH 4374, MFGE 4367, or MFGE 43653TECH 43623 
American History Component Code 0603TECH 33453 
Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 08023TECH 33573 
TECH 33643American History Component Code 0603 
Government/Political Science Component Code 0703Government/Political Science Component Code 0703 
 15 15 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
TECH 43303TECH 43803 
TECH 43923ENGR 33153 
MGT 330133MGT 43303 
TECH 43813TECH 43963 
TECH 43953TECH 43823 
 15 15 
Total Hours: 121-122

While PHIL 1320 is strongly preferred, the department will allow PHIL 1305 to satisfy this requirement. Other Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 courses will not satisfy this requirement.


While ECO 2301 or ECO 2314 are strongly preferred, the department will allow other Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080 courses to satisfy this requirement.


Credit earned successfully through testing of previously earned course credit for MGT 3303 may be substituted for MGT 3301.