Curriculum

Contact Information

Program

Name: Muthu Govindaraj
Position: Program Director & Professor, Engineering Programs
Telephone: 215-951-2684

Admissions

Telephone: 215-951-2800

Total: 128 credits

First Year (35 credits)

Major Courses

  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Engineering Drawing

Hallmarks Core

  • Pathways Seminar
  • Writing Seminar I: Written Communication
  • Debating U.S. Issues
  • Calculus I
  • Physics I with Lab
  • Chemistry I with Lab
  • Calculus II

DEC Core

  • Integrative Design Process

Second Year (35 credits)

Major Courses

  • Physics II with Lab
  • Calculus III
  • Engineering Statics
  • Differential Equations
  • Engineering Dynamics
  • Engineering Statistics I
  • Mechanics of Materials

Hallmarks Core

  • Global Diversity or Global Citizenship
  • Writing Seminar II: Multimedia Communication

DEC Core

  • Systems: Scientific Understanding
  • Framework: Business Models

Third Year (30 credits)

Major Courses

  • Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering I or Operations Research I
  • Integrated Engineering Product Development
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Numerical Methods for Engineers
  • Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer I
  • [2] Engineering Concentration Courses (6 credits)

Hallmarks Core

  • American Diversity
  • Debating Global Issues

DEC Methods

  • Integrative Seminar – Ethnographic Research Methods

Fourth Year (28 credits)

Major Courses

  • Engineering Economics
  • Operation Research I or Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering I
  • Introduction to Mechatronics
  • Senior Design Project I
  • Senior Design Project II
  • [2] Engineering Concentration Courses (6 credits)

Hallmarks Core

  • Capstone Folio Workshop
  • Ethics

For complete course descriptions, and concentration options, please review the Thomas Jefferson University Undergraduate Course Descriptions.