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Mechanical Engineering

For students attending: College of DuPage
Who plan to major in: Mechanical Engineering

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLI 1101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: English (any course from 1130-1165), History, Humanities, Philosophy (not PHIL 1120 or 1125), Religious Studies, or ART 1100, MUSIC 1100 or THEATER 1100.
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics (any course from 2200-2220), Geography (not 1108), Political Science, Psychology (not 1180 or 2280), Sociology (not 1205 or 2205), or Social Sciences 1100 or 1110.
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.
  • E. Free Elective - Choose one course with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Mechanical Engineering degree:

COD COURSES TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 2231 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 2232 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 2233 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 2270 Differential Equations MATH 252
PHYSI 2111 Physics for Science & Engineering I PHYS 123
PHYSI 2112 Physics for Science & Engineering II PHYS 221
CIS 2485 C++ for Science and Engineering CS 104
ENGIN 2201 Statics MMAE 200
ENGIN 2202 Dynamics MMAE 305
ENGIN 2203 Mechanics of Materials MMAE 202
ENGIN 2205 Engineering Thermodynamics MMAE 320
CHEMI 1551 Principles of Chemistry I CHEM 124

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018