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Preapproved ME 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.

Courses by discipline

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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 392 Honors Colloquia

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.

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

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.

MATERIALS SCIENCE
MSE 3xx or 4xx: Upper division Materials Science 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.

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

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.

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