College of Professional & International Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - Antelope Valley

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - Antelope Valley

Typical Degree Completion Course Sequence

For course descriptions, go to the CSULB 2018-2019 Catalog and search for the course number or name in the search box or use the drop-down menu to find the department (for example, MAE for Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or PHIL for Philosophy) and then scroll down for the course number. For upper-division courses, look under "Courses" on the right-hand side once you're in the correct department.

Fall Semester 1 (13 Units)

MAE 172 Engineering Design Graphics (3)

MAE 205 Computer Methods in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (2)

MAE 300 Engineering Instrumentation and Measurement (2)

MAE 330 Engineering Thermodynamics I (3)

MATH 370A Applied Mathematics I (3)

Spring Semester 2 (16 Units)

MAE 322 Engineering Materials & Processes (3)

MAE 373 Mechanics of Deformable Bodies (3)

MAE 371 Analytical Mechanics II (Dynamics) (3)

CE 335 Fluid Mechanics (3)

CE 336 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory (1)

MAE 305 Numerical Methods in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (3)

Summer Semester 3 (3 Units)

ENGL 301a English Proficiency (3)**

ENGL 301b English Proficiency (3)**

Fall Semester 4 (12 Units)

MAE 272 Introduction to Manufacturing Processes (2)

MAE 361 Materials and Properties Laboratory (1)

MAE 336 Power Plant Design (3)

MAE 375 Kinematics and Dynamics of Mechanisms (3)

MAE 376 Modeling and Analysis of Dynamic Systems (3)

Spring Semester 5 (12 Units)

Open

MAE 459 Professional Practice Seminar (1)

CE 406 Cost Engineering and Analysis (3)

MAE 337 Thermal Engineering Laboratory (2)

MAE 471 Analysis and Design of Machine Components (3)

MAE 476 Mechanical Control Systems I (3)

Summer Semester 6

Opportunity for Internship - Practical Industry Experience

ENGL 301b English Proficiency (3)**

Fall Semester 7 (15 Units)

MAE 408 Systems Engineering and Integration (3)

MAE 431 Heat Transfer Systems Design (3)

MAE 472 Design of Mechanical Engineering Systems (3)

MAE 409 Modern Computational Aspects in Mechanical Engineering (3)

** Students who pass the Writing Proficiency Examination (WPE) in Fall do not need to take the course.