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Preapproved Technical Electives

All technical electives for mechanical engineering must be approved by the student’s advisor. However, several courses have already been pre-approved as technical electives in the following areas and will not have to go through an advisor.

PLEASE NOTE: This list denotes courses that, if taken, will be applied towards the technical elective requirement for the BSME. This list does not supersede pre-requisite or other course/program requirements associated with these courses.

College of Engineering

CIVIL ENGINEERING
CE 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Civil Engineering courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

COMPUTER SCIENCE
CS 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Computer Science courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
CMGT 385 Construction Contracts & Law
CMGT 417 Project Scheduling

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
ECE 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Electrical Engineering courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

ENGINEERING SCIENCE
ENGR 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Engineering Science courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses

MATERIALS SCIENCE
MSE 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Materials Science courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
ME 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Mechanical Engineering courses. Credits in these courses fulfill ME and technical elective requirements.


College of Arts and Sciences

BIOLOGY
BIOL 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Biology courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

CHEMISTRY
CHEM 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Chemistry courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

MATHEMATICS
MATH 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Mathematics courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

MULTIDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
MDS 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Multidisciplinary Study courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

PHYSICS
PHYS 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Physics courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.


College of Business and Economics

BUSINESS BRIDGE TO CAREER
BUSBTC 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Business Bridge to Career courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

ECONOMICS
ECON 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Economics courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
ITM/SCM 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Information Technology and Supply Chain Management courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/ capstone courses.

MANAGEMENT
Upper division Management courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses – AND- excludes HRM courses
– BUS 3xx or 4xx
– BUSMGT 3xx or 4xx
– ENTREP 3xx or 4xx
– INTBUS 3xx or 4xx
– NONPROF 3xx or 4xx

MARKETING
MKTG 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Marketing courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.


College of Education

STEM EDUCATION (IDoTeach)
– STEM-ED 350 Research Methods
– STEM-ED 410 Project-based Instruction


College of Health Sciences

KINESIOLOGY
– KINES 330 Exercise Physiology and Lab
– KINES 370 Biomechanics and Lab
– KINES 403 Head and Neck Anatomy
– KINES 438 Qualitative Analysis of Human Movement


College of Innovation and Design

COLLEGE OF INNOVATION AND DESIGN
COID 3xx or 4xx: Upper division College of Innovation and Design courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses.

GAMES, INTERACTIVE MEDIA, AND MOBILE
GIMM 3xx or 4xx: Upper division GIMM courses, excluding seminar, independent study, internships, and senior project/capstone courses -AND- excludes GIMM 440.


Honors College

HONORS COLLEGE
– HONORS 392 Honors Colloquia