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Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Curriculum 

Description Credit Hours

University General Education Requirements

Engineering Education Requirements

MENG Breadth Required Credits 

Major/Track Required Credits 

Total Number of Elective Credits 

Total Number of Credits for B. S. in MENG

46

56

40

24

6

172

 

 
Course # Course Name #hrs
ENGL 100 Intensive English 0
ENGL 101 English 101 3
ENGL 102 English 102 3
ENGL 201 Writing Skills 3
ENGL 202 Communication & Presentation Skills 3
Total Number of Credits 12
 
Course # Course Name #hrs
CSCE 101 Computer & Information Skills 3
MATH 111 Analytical Geometry & Calculus I 4
MATH 201 Introduction to Probability & Statistics 3
HUMA 101 Introduction to Logic, Critical Thinking 2
HUMA 102 Introduction to Ethics 1
Total Number of Credits 13

 

 

Course # Course Name #hrs
NSCI 102 Selected Topics in Natural Sciences 3
SSCI 103 Selected Topics in Social Sciences 3
HUMA 103 Selected Topics in Humanities & Arts 3
NSCI, SSCI, or HUMA*** An elective course in one of the three categories 3
SSCI 101 Selected Topics in Egyptian & Arab Heritage 3
SSCI 102 Selected Topics in World Cultures & Diversity 3
COMM 401 Internship & Service Learning 3
Total Number of Credits 21

 

 

Total Number of Credits for University General Education Requirements 46

University General Education Requirements

Engineering Core Requirements

 
  Course# Course Name #hrs
Introduction to Engineering ENGR 101 Introduction to Engineering Disciplines 3
ENGR 102 Engineering Design 3
Mathematics MATH 112 Calculus II 4
MATH 203 Differential Eqations 4
MATH 301 Linear Algebra 4
MATH 303 Numerical Methods for Engineers 3
Physics PHYS 101 Physics I (including lab) 4
PHYS 102 Physics II (including lab) 4

Electrical & Computer Engineering
ECEN 101 Electric Circuits 3
Computer Science CSCE 201 Introduction to Programming 3
Mechanics MENG 101 Engineering Mechanics 3
Chemistry CHEM 101 Chemical Principles 3
Industrial Engineering ENGR 201 Solid Modeling & Workshop 3
IENG 302 Safety Engineering 3
IENG 301 Engineering Economics 3
Capstone Project ENGR 540 Graduation Project I 3
Capstone Project ENGR 541 Graduation Project II 3
Total Number of Credits for Engineering Education Requirements 56



MENG Breadth Requirements

 
Course # Course Name #hrs
MENG 201 Introduction to Solid Mechanics and Strength of Materials 3
MENG202/IENG202 Manufacturing Technology 3
MENG301 Mechanical Behavior of Materials 2
MENG302 Mechanics II (Rigid Body Dynamics) 3
MENG303 Introduction to Engineering Materials 2
MENG304 Mechanical Measurements 2
MENG305 Machine Design 3
MENG307 Thermodynamics I 3
MENG308 Fluid Mechanics I 3
MENG309 Heat Transfer I 3
MENG311 Kinematics and Dynamics of Mechanical Systems 3
MENG312 Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Systems 3
MENG401 Introduction to Finite Elements in Mechanical Engineering 2
MENG405 Electronics, Instrumentation and Power Circuits 2
MENG501 Practical Training 3
Total Number of Credits for MENG Breadth Requirements 40



Mechatronics Track (Track # 1)

 
Mechatronics Track (Track # 1)
Major Requirements (8 Courses = 24 credits)
Course # Course Name #hrs
MENG410 Mechanical Vibrations 3
MENG414 Automatic Control 3
MENG416 Fundamentals of Mechatronics Engineering 3
MENG418 Pneumatics and Hydraulics Control Systems 3
MENG510 Digital and Industrial Control Systems 3
MENG512 Signal Processing 3
MENG514 Microprocessors and Microcontrollers 3
MENG515 Robotics 3
 
Major Breadth Electives (2 Courses = 6 credits)
Course # Course Name #hrs
MENG516 Advanced Mechatronics – Integrated Design of Electromechanical Systems 3
MENG517 MEMS Devices and Systems 3
MENG518 Computer Control of Manufacturing Processes 3
MENG519 Modern Control Theory 3
MENG530/IENG303 Operations Research 3
MENG531/IENG401 Project Management 3



Mechatronics Track (Track # 2)

 
Mechatronics Track (Track # 2)
Major Requirements (8 Courses = 24 credits)
Course # Course Name #hrs
MENG420 Thermodynamics II 3
MENG421 Heat Transfer II 3
MENG422 Fluid Mechanics II 3
MENG423 Combustion 3
MENG424 Internal Combustion Engines 3
MENG520 Turbo Machinery 3
MENG521 Refrigeration and Cryogenics 3
MENG522 Computational thermo-fluid mechanics 3
 
Major Breadth Electives (2 Courses = 6 credits)
Course # Course Name #hrs
MENG523 Multiphase Flow 3
MENG524 Energy Conversion Systems 3
MENG525 Design and Optimization of Energy Systems 3
MENG526 Introduction to Renewable Energy 3
MENG527 Renewable Energy Systems Engineering 3
MENG530/IENG303 Operations Research 3
MENG531/IENG401 Project Management 3



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