Curriculum in Engineering Technology

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Mechanical Engineering Technology Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


First Semester

††ET 100 Introduction to Engineering Technology 3 hours
ENGL 101G Freshman Composition 3 hours
MATH 165G Pre-Calculus with Trigonometry 3 hours
CHEM 121 General Chemistry I for Science Majors 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 14 hours


Second Semester

††ET 111 Engineering Graphics 3 hours
ENGL 102G Critical Reading and Writing 3 hours
MATH 200G Calculus I 5 hours
PHYS 191G General Physics 3 hours
PLAB 193 General Physics Laboratory                              1 hour
  Total: 15 hours



First Semester

††ET 205 Mathematical Methods for Engineering                      3 hours
††ET 241 Introduction to Engineering Materials 3 hours
††ET 202 Computer Applications 3 hours
ENGL 230, or
ENGL 231, or
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
GBIO 151G General Biology I 3 hours
BIOL 152 General Biology Laboratory I                           1 hour
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

††ET 213 Electrical Circuits 3 hours
††ET 271 Engineering Statistics 3 hours
††ET 283 Manufacturing Processes 3 hours
ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
PHYS 192G General Physics 3 hours
PLAB 194 General Physics Laboratory 1 hour
  Total: 16 hours




First Semester

††ET 212 Introduction to Programming 3 hours
††ET 376 Applied Fluid Mechanics 3 hours
††ET 375 Applied Thermodynamics 3 hours
††ET 381 Engineering Materials 3 hours
ECON 201 or
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)
Principles of Economics (Microeconomics)                
3 hours
  Total: 15 hours


Second Semester

††ET 305 Human Factors Engineering 3 hours
††ET 371 Engineering Dynamics 3 hours
††ET 385 Mechanical Design 3 hours
††ET 478 HVAC 3 hours
††IT 407 Six Sigma Industrial Quality 3 hours
COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking                        3 hours
  Total: 18 hours




First Semester

††ET 386 Machines and Controls 3 hours
††ET 492 Project Management 3 hours
††ET 493 Senior Design I 3 hours
Elective I2
  3 hours
††OSHE 111 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health,
and Environment
3 hours
  Total: 15 hours



Second Semester

††ET 494 Senior Design II 3 hours
HIST 101, or
HIST 102, or
HIST 201, or
Western Civilization to 1500
Western Civilization since 1500                        
American History to 1877
American History since 1877
3 hours
Music, Art,
Theatre, or
  3 hours
  3 hours
Elective II2
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours


Total semester hours required 124

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of electives.

GGeneral Education Courses

††A grade of "C" or better is required in all major courses; an overall GPA of 2.0 is required to graduate.
1Economics, Psychology, Anthropology, Sociology, Criminal Justice, or Political Science.
2Technical electives should be selected by students in consultation with their advisor.