Approved Science/Tech Electives and Restricted Elective List
All ME courses below can be used towards the required 12 credit hours of TECH Electives and towards the 3 credit hour of SCI/TECH Elective. In addition EEN (400+) courses and/or MSTE courses listed below can be used towards the ME TECH Elective requirement. Additional engineering courses from other departments may be approved by the advisor on an individual basis.
Please note, ME students must take a minimum of 6 credit hours of "ME" courses towards their tech electives.
Approved Science Electives (Sci/Tech Elective) 

BIOL K101  Concepts of Biology I  5 
BIOL K103  Concepts of Biology II  5 
BIOL N217  Physiology  5 
CHEM C106  Principles of Chemistry II  3 
CHEM C310  Analytical Chemistry  3 
CHEM C341  Organic Chemistry I  3 
CHEM C360  Elementary Physical Chemistry  3 
PHYS 330  Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism  3 
PHYS 342  Modern Physics  3 
PHYS 400  Physical Optics  3 
PHYS 442  Quantum Mechanics  3 
CSCI 240  Computing II  4 
CSCI 242  Computing II for Engineers  2 
CSCI 265  Advanced Programming  3 
CSCI 300  Systems Programming  3 
CSCI 362  Data Structures  3 
CSCI 414  Numerical Methods  3 
MATH 351  Elementary Linear Algebra  3 
MATH 510  Vector Calculus  3 
MATH 511  Linear Algebra with Applications  3 
MATH 520  Boundary Value Problems of Differential Equations  3 
MATH 525  Introduction to Complex Analysis  3 
MATH 526  Principles of Mathematical Modeling  3 
MATH 537  Applied Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers I  3 
MATH 528  Advanced Mathematics for Engineering and Physics II  3 
Approved Statistics Electives 

STAT 350  Introduction to Statistics  3 
STAT 511  Statistical Methods I  3 
ECE 302  Probabilistic Methods  3 
Approved TECH Electives 

ME 32600  Engineering Project Management  3 
ME 42301  Introduction to Nanotechnology  3 
ME 43000  Power Engineering  3 
ME 43300  Principles of Turbomachinery  3 
ME 49100  Engineering Design Project  12 
ME 49700  Innovative Product Design/Emphasis in Intellectual Property 1  3 
ME 49700  Design for Patentability  3 
ME 49700  IP Rights for Engineers  3 
ME 50000  Thermodynamics  3 
ME 50104  Powertrain Integration  3 
ME 50105  Hybrid & Electric Transportation  3 
ME 50400  Automotive Control  3 
ME 50500  Intermediate Heat Transfer  3 
ME 50601  Design Optimization Methods  3 
ME 50900  Intermediate Fluid Mechanics  3 
ME 51000  Gas Dynamics  3 
ME 52301  Nanosystems Principles  3 
ME 52500  Combustion  3 
ME 52601  Integrated Nanotechnology Process and Devices  3 
ME 53501  Introduction to Systems Engineering  3 
ME 53502  Systems and Speciality Engineering  3 
ME 54200  Introduction to Renewable Energy  3 
ME 54600  CAD/CAM Theory and Applications  3 
ME 55000  Advanced Stress Analysis  3 
ME 55100  Finite Element Analysis  3 
ME 55800  Composite Materials  3 
ME 56200  Advanced Dynamics  3 
ME 56900  Mechanical Behavior of Materials  3 
ME 57201  Analysis & Design of Robotic Manipulators  3 
ME 58100  Numerical Methods in Mechanical Engineering  3 
ME 59700  Additive Manufacturing  3 
ME 59700  Ceramics Material for Renewable Energy  3 
ME 59700  Design of Complex and Origami Structures  3 
ME 59700  Electromechanical Systems and Applied Mechatronics  3 
ME 59700  Energy Storage Devices and Systems  3 
ME 59700  Environmental Pollution and Emission Control  3 
ME 59700  Flexible Electronics  3 
ME 59700  Fuel Cell Science & Engineering  3 
ME 59700  ImagingBased Biomedical Flows  3 
ME 59700  Introduction to Robotic Systems  3 
ME 59700  Kinetic Theory & Computational Modeling in Fluid Dynamics  3 
ME 59700  SysML Model Based Systems Engineering  3 
ME 59700  Optimal Design of Mechatronic Systems: Robots and Interactive Structures  3 
ME 59700  Orthopedic Biomechanics  3 
ME 59700  Topology Optimization  3 
ME C184, C284, C384, C483, C484  Cooperative Education Practice IV  3 
ME I184, I284, I384, I483, I484  Career Enrichment Internship IV  1 
Energy Engineering 

EEN 44500  Compressible Flow and Renewable Kinetic Energy Design 
3 
Mechatronics Concentration


ME 42400  Electromechanical Systems and Applied Mechatronics  3 
ECE 36200  Microcomputer System Design and Applications  3 
ECE 47100 
Embedded Microcontroller, Microprocessor & DSP Based Systems *ME students are allowed to take Mechatronics Courses as Science/Tech Electives 
3 
Motor Sports 

MSTE 42600  Internal Combustion Engines (Spring only)  3 
MSTE 47200  Vehicle Dynamics (Fall only)  3 
MSTE 48200  Motorsports Aerodynamics (Fall only)  3 
Approved Restricted Electives 

The restricted elective may be chosen from any of the approved electives listed above (i.e. Science, Statistics, TECH or General Education). In addition, the following courses may be used as Restrictive Elective ONLY and may not be used anywhere else in the ME curriculum.  
ME 29500  Intro. to Advanced Manufacturing (Spring and Summer I only)  3 
EEN 26000  Sustainable Energy  3 
EEN 34500  Renewable Energy Systems and Design  3 