Department of Engineering

Minor in Mechanical Engineering

The minor in mechanical engineering is designed for students majoring in other disciplines who desire an exposure to the theory and practice of mechanical engineering. The minimum number of credits (exclusive of pre-requisites) for the minor is 13. An engineering faculty member will be assigned as an advisor to assist with scheduling and track student progress toward the minor.

Successful completion of the following courses with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0:

MEE 150 Applied Mechanics: Statics
MEE 230 Thermodynamics I: Laws and Properties
MEE 251 Strength of Materials
MEE 259 Statics and Strength of Materials Laboratory
MEE 270 Applied Mechanics: Dynamics

Please contact the Engineering Department to obtain information on how to add a minor in mechanical engineering.

The recommended course sequence in tabular and in graphical form can be viewed at www.usm.maine.edu/engineering/engineering-curricula.