University Catalogue

Curriculum in Engineering Technology
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science
Mechanical Engineering Technology Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

††ET 100 Introduction to Engineering Technology 3 hours
††ET 111 Engineering Graphics 3 hours
MATH 175G Pre-Calculus with Trigonometry 5 hours
ENGL 101 or
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 16 hours

 

Second Semester

††ET 241 Introduction to Engineering Materials 3 hours
††OSHE 111 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health,
and Environment
 
3 hours
ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors
3 hours
ECON 201 or
ECON 202G
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)
Principles of Economics (Microeconomics)   
3 hours
††MATH 200G Calculus I 5 hours
  Total: 17 hours


 

 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

††ET 202 Computer Applications       3 hours
††ET 212 Introduction to Programming 3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours

Music, or
Art, or
Theatre, or
DanceG

  3 hours
PHYS 191G General Physics 3 hours
PLAB 193 General Physics Laboratory                          1 hour
  Total: 16 hours

 

Second Semester

††ET 205 Mathematical Methods for Engineering 3 hours
††ET 213 Electrical Circuits 3 hours
††ET 271 Engineering Statics 3 hours
††ET 283 Manufacturing Processes 3 hours
GBIO 151G General Biology I 3 hours
BIOL 152 General Biology Laboratory I 1 hour
  Total: 16 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††ET 375 Applied Thermodynamics 3 hours
††ET 381 Strength of Materials 3 hours
††IT 407 Six Sigma Industrial Quality 3 hours
CHEM 121 General Chemistry I for Science Majors 3 hours
HIST 101 or
HIST 102 or
HIST 201 or
HIST 202G
Western Civilization to 1500
Western Civilization since 1500                        
American History to 1877
American History since 1877
3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††ET 371 Engineering Dynamics 3 hours
††ET 385 Mechanical Design 3 hours
††ET 492 Project Management 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

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

††ET 376 Applied Fluid Mechanics 3 hours
††ET 425 Control and Automation 3 hours
††ET 493 Senior Design I 3 hours
††Technical
Elective I2
  3 hours
COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking             3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

Second Semester

††ET 478 HVAC 3 hours
††ET 490 Seminar 1 hour
††ET 494 Senior Design II                               3 hours
††Technical
Elective II2
  3 hours
Social
Science1,G
  3 hours
  Total: 13 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.