Engineering

The Associate of Science in Engineering degree prepares the graduate for an entry-level position in the engineering industry. Students may apply the associates degree coursework to a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering in one of several fields including Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Engineering Physics, Engineering Technology & Surveying Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering offered at one of the New Mexico four-year institutions.

Graduation Requirements

ENGL 1110G Composition I with a C or higher; placement into college-level math and reading courses or completion of developmental courses with a C or higher; cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.  A minimum of 15 of the 60 credits for the associate’s degree must be completed at NMSU or one of its community colleges. Individual academic programs may have additional requirements.  TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE:  (60)

ENGR 100G. Introduction to Engineering

3 Credits (2+3P)

An introduction to the various engineering disciplines, the engineering approach to problem solving, and the design process. Projects emphasize the importance of teamwork, written & oral communication skills, as well as ethical responsibilities. May be repeated up to 3 credits.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): MATH 1220G or above.

ENGR 100GH. Introduction to Engineering Honors

3 Credits (2+3P)

An introduction to the various engineering disciplines, the engineering approach to problem solving, and the design process. Projects emphasize the importance of teamwork, written & oral communication skills, as well as ethical responsibilities. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Crosslisted with: ENGR 100.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): MATH 1220G or above.

ENGR 110. Introduction to Engineering Design

3 Credits (2+3P)

Sketching and orthographic projection. Covers detail and assembly working drawings, dimensioning, tolerance specification, and design project

ENGR 111. Mathematics for Engineering Applications

3 Credits (3)

An introduction to engineering mathematics and basic programming skills needed to perform elementary data manipulation and analysis. Consent of Instructor required.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): MATH 1250G. Prerequisite(s): MATH 1220G.

ENGR 198. Special Topics in Engineering

1-3 Credits

Directed individual study of topics in engineering. Written reports covering work required. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Restricted to engineering majors. Graded S/U.

Prerequisite: consent of academic dean.

ENGR 233. Engineering Mechanics I

3 Credits (3)

Engineering mechanics using vector methods. Force systems, resultants, equilibrium, distributed forces, area moments, and friction.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): PHYS 1310G. Prerequisite(s): MATH 1521G or MATH 1521H.

ENGR 234. Engineering Mechanics II

3 Credits (3)

Kinetics of particles, kinematics and kinetics rigid bodies, systems of particles, energy and momentum principles, and kinetics of rigid bodies in three dimensions.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): MATH 2530G. Prerequisite(s): M E 236, C E 233, or ENGR 233.