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BSCE General Education Courses

Students typically complete their program prerequisites and general education requirements (roughly 90 credits) during their freshmen and sophomore years.

Engineering Undeclared (ENGRUD) students: Complete the College of Engineering Placement Requirements for placement into the BSCE program.

Transfer and non-Direct to College (DTC) students: Application prerequisites are designated below with a single asterisk (*) whereas enrollment prerequisites are designated with a double asterisk (**).  For a complete list of application and enrollment requirements, see the College of Engineering Prerequisite by Major for Transfer and Non-DTC Student page. 

Mathematics (24 credits)

  • MATH 124 Calc/Analytic Geom I (5 credits)*
  • MATH 125 Calc/Analytic Geom II (5 credits)*
  • MATH 126 Calc/Analytic Geom III (5 credits)*
  • MATH 307 Differential Equations (3 credits)
  • MATH 308 Matrix Algebra (3 credits)**
  • IND E 315 Probability and Statistics for Engineers (3 credits), or STAT 390

Sciences (25 credits)

  • CHEM 142 General Chemistry (5 credits)*
  • CHEM 152 General Chemistry (5 credits)
  • PHYS 121 Mechanics (5 credits)*
  • PHYS 122 Electromagnetism (5 credits)*
  • PHYS 123 Waves (5 credits)
  • Note: Students need to take 1 additional science course for graduation. See BSCE UD E&S Elective list for details on approved courses.

Engineering Fundamentals (20+ credits)

  • AMATH 301 Beg Scientific Computing (4 credits) or CSE 142 Computer Programming I (4 credits)**
  • AA 210 Statics (4 credits)*
  • CEE 220 Mechanics of Materials (4 credits)**
  • ME 230 Dynamics & Kinematics (4 credits)**
  • Additional Engineering Fundamentals
    • ME 123 (VLPA), MSE 170, EE 215, INDE 250, AA 260 or INDE 315.
      • Note: If you complete statistics w/ INDE 315, you can apply an upper-level MATH course toward this requirement. See your adviser for details.

Written Communication (12 credits)

Economics (CEE topic requirement)

  • IND E 250 (4 credits) or ECON 200 (5 credits)  
    • Note: IND E 250 also counts as an Additional Engr. Fundamentals whereas ECON 200 also counts toward the Individuals & Societies requirement.

Areas of Knowledge (24 credits)

  • Visual, Literary & Performing Arts (VLPA)  (10 credits)
  • Individuals & Societies (I&S)  (10 credits)
  • Additional VLPA and/or I&S (4 credits)

Diversity (3 credits)