Curriculum

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Design Engineering Technology Curriculum

Total Curriculum Requirements (120 credit hours)

  • Oral and Written Communication (7 credit hours)
    • COM 161: Intro to public speaking (3 credit hours)
    • ENG 105: Critical Reading, Writing and Inquiry (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: ENG 100 or English ACT at least 18 and Reading ACT score at least 20 (or REA 100/120)
  • World's Historical, Literary and Philosophical Traditions (6 credit hours)
    • HUM 211 - Western Humanities Tradition (3 credit hours)
      Prereq: ENG 105 or 150
    • CIV 201 - World Civilization & Cultures I (3 credit hours) OR CIV 202 - World Civilization & Cultures II (3 credit hours)
  • Scientific Inquiry, Methodologies and Quantitative Skills (13 credit hours)
    • CHE 105 - Introductory Chemistry I (4 credit hours)
    • MAT 230: Technical Math II (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: Math ACT score of at least 24 or MAT 130
    • PHY 130: General Physics I AND PHY 131: General Physics Lab (4 credit hours)
      Prereqs: MAT 130, 140 or equivalent; 130 and 131 must be taken together
  • Global Awareness, Cultural Diversity and the World's Artistic Traditions (3 credit hours)
    Any Course in Category (3 credit hours)
  • Social and Self-Awareness and Responsible Citizenship (6 credit hours)
    • Any Course in Sub-Category of Ethics, Social Responsibility and Civic Engagement (3 credit hours)
    • ECO 231 - Principles of Microeconomics (3 credit hours)
      Prereqs: MAT 117, 120, 140, or 150; or a Math ACT score of at least 23; or consent of instructor
  • University Studies Electives (7 credit hours)
    • CSC 199 - Introduction to Information Technology (3 credit hours) 
    • STA 135: Intro to Probability and Statistics (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: MAT 097 or Math ACT of at least 20
  • Required Courses (78 credit hours)
    • ENG 324: Technical Writing (3 credit hours)
      Prereq: ENG 105 
    • ENT 265: Statics and Strengths of Materials (4 credit hours)
      Prereqs: MAT 130 and PHY 130/131 
    • IOE 350: Technology Management (3 credit hours)
      Prereq: Junior Standing 
    • IOE 399: Professional Development Seminar I (1 credit hour)
      Sophomore or Junior Standing 1
    • IOE 488: Cooperative Education/Internship (1 credit hour)
      Co-requisite ERA 487 1
    • IOE 587: Quality Control (S) (3 credit hours)
      Prereq: STA 135 or CIS 243 
    • EGD 100T: Transitions (F) (1 credit hour)
    • EGD 101: Introducation to Design and Graphic Communications (4 credit hours)
      EGD majors only 
    • EGD 104: Computer Aided Design (S) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 101 or CMA 107 
    • EGD 130: Manufacturing Processes and Materials (3 credit hours)
    • EGD 204: Parametric Modeling and Rendering (F) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 104 
    • EGD 302: Applied Engineering Drawing (F) (4 credit hours)
      Prereqs: EGD 101 and 104 
    • EGD 303: Advanced Parametric Modeling (S) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 204 
    • EGD 306: Engineering Graphics (S) (4 credit hours)
      Prereqs: EGD 101, 104 and 302 
    • EGD 330: Machine Tool Processes (F) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 130 
    • EGD 333:  ANSI Fundamentals for Mechanical Product Design (S) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 204, 302 and 330 
    • EGD 403: Production and Tooling Design and Modeling (F) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 303, 330 and 333 
    • EGD 404: Computer Aided Engineering Design Graphics (F) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 204 and 333 
    • EGD 498: Senior Design (S) (4 credit hours)
      Prereq: EGD 330, 333, & 404 
    • MAT 130: Technical Math I (5 credit hours)
      Prereq: Math ACT score of at least 21 or MAT 097 5
    • Technical Electives (10 hours)

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