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2017-18 Four Year Plan – Calculus Ready

Fall Semester - First YearSpring Semester - First Year
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3ENGL 101 introduction to College Writing3
CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I with Lab4CHEM 112, 112L General Chemistry II with Lab4
MATH 170 Calculus I4MATH 175 Calculus II4
ENGR 120 or ENGR 130 Introduction to Engineering3-4PHYS 211, 211L Physics I with Calculus and Lab5
Fall Semester - Second YearSpring Semester - Second Year
Math 275 Multivariable and Vector Calculus4MATH 333 Differential Equations4
PHYS 212, 212L Physics II with Calculus and Lab5UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
MSE 245 Introduction to MSE3DLL, DLV, or DLS course3
ENGL 102 College Writing and Research3MSE 246 Materials for Society (CID)3
MSE 150 Introduction to Computation for MSE3
MSE 280 Introduction to Materials Lab Practice1
Fall Semester - Third YearSpring Semester - Third Year
MSE 308 Thermodynamics of Materials3 MSE 318 Phase Transformations and Kinetics3
MSE 312 Mechanical Behavior of Materials3MSE 381 Materials Analysis Laboratory3
MSE 380 Materials Properties Laboratory3MSE 321 Structural Characterization3
ENGR 210 Statics3PHYS 309, 309L Introductory Quantum Physics with Applications4
MATH 360 Engineering Statistics3Technical Emphasis Elective3
Fall Semester - Fourth YearSpring Semester - Fourth Year
MSE 415 Materials Processing (or 410)3MSE 410 Electrical Properties of Materials (or 415)3
MSE 480 Senior Project3(FF) MSE 482 Senior Project II3
MSE 498 Materials Science Seminar1Technical Emphasis Elective3
ENGR 240 or ECE 210 Electrical Circuits3DLL, DLV, or DLS Course3
Technical Emphasis Elective3DLL, DLV, or DLS Course3
DLL, DLV or DLS Course3


  • Courses in Boldface Type are offered only in the semester in which they are listed.
  • Students need to take one DLL, one DLV, and two DLS courses. DLS courses must come from two different fields.
  • Students must complete 9 credits of technical emphasis courses that are related to one another and which support the student’s MSE degree.
  • The emphasis area and courses must be pre-approved by the advisor.

Grade Policy:

A grade of C or above is required for all prerequisite courses and for all upper division courses within the student’s major.