2016-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    
    Nov 17, 2018  
2016-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda)

Mechanical Engineering, B.S.


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Typical Course of Study for the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering


Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


Junior Year


Fall Semester: 18 Credits


Senior Year


Fall Semester: 17 Credits


Spring Semester: 16 Credits


  • ME-UY 4113 Senior Design II 3 Credits
  • Free Elective 3 Credits 3
  • Free Elective 3 Credits3
  • Free Elective 3 Credits3
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Elective 4 Credits 1

Total credits required for the degree: 131 Credits


Footnotes


1 Students must take sixteen credits (four courses) of elective courses in the humanities and social sciences. Consult the Department of Technology, Culture and Society  portion of the bulletin for details. At least one humanities and social sciences (HuSS) elective must be a 3xxx/4xxx level course. At least one humanities and social sciences elective must be a writing-intensive course, labeled by “W.”

2 STEM2 electives are satisfied by the following courses:

  • a) Any level 2 or higher course starting with the prefix AE-UY, BMS-UY, CBE-UY, CM-UY, CE-UY, CS-UY, ECE-UY, FIN-UY, DM-UY, MA-UY, ME-UY, MG-UY, PH-UY, STS-UY, or VIP-UY
  • b) Any graduate course starting with BE-GY, BI-GY, BT-GY, BTE-GY, CBE-GY, CM-GY, CE-GY, CS-GY, FRE-GY, DM-GY, IE-GY, MG-GY, MA-GY, ME-GY, or TR-GY
  • Any course which satisfies Humanities credit must be in excess of the NYU Tandon 24 credit Humanities and Social Sciences (HuSS) requirement to be eligible for STEM2 elective credit. Double-counting HuSS credit and STEM2 credit is not permitted.

3 A free elective is any course in any department of the University for which the student has the prerequisites.

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