Engineering Science - Abington

Starting at Abington and ending at University Park / updated 10/8/2014

Semester 1 (Abington)

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 110 - Chemical Principles I (GN)Notes for: CHEM 110

CHEM 110

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
ECON 102 - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 - Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS) Notes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
3.0
ENGL 030 - Honors Freshman Composition (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

If ENGL 030 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken fall semester. If ENGL 015 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken spring semester. Only one of these two courses can be taken.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
MATH 140 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (GQ)Notes for: MATH 140

MATH 140

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
Total credits 16.0

Semester 2 (Abington)

Course DetailsCredits
1.0
3.0
ENGL 015 - Rhetoric and Composition (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

If ENGL 030 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken fall semester. If ENGL 015 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken spring semester. Only one of these two courses can be taken.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
MATH 141 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry II (GQ)Notes for: MATH 141

MATH 141

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
PHYS 211 - General Physics: Mechanics (GN)Notes for: PHYS 211

PHYS 211

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
Total credits 15.0

Semester 3 (Abington)

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 100A - Effective Speech (GWS)Notes for: CAS 100A

CAS 100A

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or CAS 100B - Effective Speech (GWS)Notes for: CAS 100B

CAS 100B

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
CMPSC 121 - Introduction to Programming Techniques (GQ)Notes for: CMPSC 121

CMPSC 121

The preferred course is CMPSC 201 or CMPSC 202. However, these are generally only offered during the summer at Abington. CMPSC 121 is generally an accepted substitute for either CMPSC 201 or CMPSC 202, but students should verify this with their adviser.
3.0
E MCH 211 - StaticsNotes for: E MCH 211

E MCH 211

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
4.0
PHYS 212 - General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism (GN)Notes for: PHYS 212

PHYS 212

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
Total credits 17.0

Semester 4 (Abington)

Course DetailsCredits
3.0
E MCH 212 - DynamicsNotes for: E MCH 212

E MCH 212

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
E MCH 213 - Strength of MaterialsNotes for: E MCH 213

E MCH 213

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
2.0
MATH 251 - Ordinary and Partial Differential EquationsNotes for: MATH 251

MATH 251

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4.0
2.0
Total credits 17.0

Semester 5 (University Park)

Semester 6 (University Park)

Course DetailsCredits
1.0
Foundational Elective
3.0
Foundational Elective
3.0
Foundational Elective
3.0
Foundational Elective
3.0
4.0
Total credits 17.0

Semester 7 (University Park)

Course DetailsCredits
E SC 404H - Analysis in Engineering ScienceNotes for: E SC 404H

E SC 404H

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
3.0
3.0
1.5
Technical Elective
3.0
Technical Elective
3.0
Total credits 16.5

Additional Notes

Foundational Elective: Select from department list.

Health and Physical Activity: Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement.

Technical Elective: Select from department list. A student may use only one of the following as a substitute for a Technical Elective: 3 co-op credits, provided the student completes three Cooperative Education Program rotations; 3 ROTC credits, provided the student completes the ROTC Program; or one 3-credit course required for a minor but not otherwise included in degree requirements, provided the student completes all the requirements of the minor.

These courses offered at Abington in fall semester only:

  • CMPSC 121
  • E MCH 211

These courses offered at Abington in spring semester only:

  • E MCH 212
  • E MCH 213
  • MATH 251
  • PHYS 214

These courses offered at University Park in fall semester only:

  • E E 210H
  • E SC 312
  • E SC 404H
  • E SC 407H
  • E SC 414M
  • E SC 433H

These courses offered at University Park in spring semester only:

  • M E 302

TOTAL CREDITS: 131 (Since Abington does not offer a first-year seminar as part of first-year engagement, students will need to have an extra credit to earn the total number of credits required for the major.)

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL 030
If ENGL 030 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken fall semester. If ENGL 015 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken spring semester. Only one of these two courses can be taken.
ENGL 015
If ENGL 030 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken fall semester. If ENGL 015 is recommended by placement test results, it should be taken spring semester. Only one of these two courses can be taken.
CMPSC 121
The preferred course is CMPSC 201 or CMPSC 202. However, these are generally only offered during the summer at Abington. CMPSC 121 is generally an accepted substitute for either CMPSC 201 or CMPSC 202, but students should verify this with their adviser.