Curriculum

Official degree plan can be found in the Texas A&M University Catalog.

First Semester Courses

Course Name Credits
ENDG 105 – Engineering Graphics
(or ENGR 111 – Foundations of Engineering I)
2 hrs
ENGL 104 – Composition and Rhetoric 3 hrs
IDIS 240 – Intro to Industrial Distribution
(Deferred to your sophomore year if you are a freshman Engineering student).
3 hrs
MATH 151 – Engineering Math I1 4 hrs
University Core Curriculum elective2 (HISTORY) 3 hrs
Total Credit Hours 15 hrs

Second Semester Courses

Course Name Credits
CHEM 107/117 – Gen Chemistry for Engineers 4 hrs
MATH 152 – Engineering Math II 4 hr
PHYS 218 – Mechanics 4 hrs
University Core Curriculum elective2 (POLS) 3 hrs
Total Credit Hours 15 hrs

Notes:

  1. Entering students will be given a placement test in mathematics. Test results will be used in selecting the appropriate starting course which may be at a higher or lower level
  2. To be selected from the University Core Curriculum. Of the 18 hours shown as University Core Curriculum electives, 3 must be from visual and performing arts, 3 from social and behavioral sciences, 6 from U.S. history, and 6 from POLS 206 and POLS 207. The required 6 hours from international and cultural diversity may be met by courses satisfying the visual and performing arts, social and behavioral sciences, and the political science and history requirements if they are also on the approved list of international and cultural diversity courses.