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Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering - 4 Year Plan

 

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120 Units Required

Course Units Course Units
Semester 1 Semester 2
ENGR 101, Intro to Engineering (Part of GE E)  1 ENGR 102, Academic Success (Part of GE E) 1
Written Communication (GE A1) 3 MAE 101A, Intro to AE (Part of GE E) 1
MAE 172  Engineering Design Graphics 2 PHYS 151 Mech & Heat  (GE B1b) 4
MATH 122 Calculus I  (GE B2) 4 MATH 123  Calculus II  (GE B2) 4
GE Course (C1) † 3 Oral Communication (GE A2) 3
Total Units 13 Total Units 13
Semester 3 Semester 4
PHYS 152 Elec & Magnetism  4 MATH 370A  Applied Math I 3
or EE 210 & EE210L   MAE 371 Analyt Mech II (Dynamics) 3
MATH 224  Analyt Geom & Calc III (GE B2) 4 MAE 373 Mech of Deformable Bodies 3
MAE 205 Computer Methods in MAE 2 GE Course (C) † 3
CE 205  Anal Mech I (Statics) 3 CHEM 111A  Gen Chemistry  5
GE Course (C2) † 3    
Total Units 16 Total Units 17
Semester 5 Semester 6
MAE 305 Numerical Methods in MAE 3 (a) MAE 453  Stab Cntrl Aero Vehicles 3
MAE 333 Engineering Fluid Mech 3 or (b) MAE 4XX  Approved Elective  
MAE 350 Flight Mechanics 3 MAE 334  Aerodynamics I 3
MAE 330  Engr Thermodynamics I 3 MAE 365  Aerospace Structures I 3
GE Course (D1a) 3 MAE 381 Fund of Spacecraft Dyn 3
MAE 300 Engr Instrument & Meas 2 ECON 300  Fund of Econ (GE D2) 3
    MAE 390 AE Seminar (GE F) 1
Total Units 17 Total Units 16
Semester 7 Semester 8
MAE 465  Aerospace Structures II 3 MAE 452  Propulsion 3
(a) MAE 451 Aircraft Prel. Design & Perf, 3 (a) MAE 434 Aerodynamics II 3
or (b) MAE 481 Spacecraft Systems,   or (b) MAE 483 Space Flight & Orbital   
MAE 478  A/S System Design I (GE F) 3 MAE 479  A/S System Design II (GE F) 2
MAE 374  Mech Prop Matls Lab 1 MAE 4XX  Approved Elective 3
MAE 440 Aerodynamics Lab 1 GE Course (D1b) 3
GE Course (F) † 3    
Total Units 14 Total Units 14

(a) is for students with emphasis in aeronautics and (b) is for students with emphasis in astronautics

Engineering students may waive six units of General Education in category A3 and B.1.a