Structural Engineering - Undergraduate Minor

This minor builds upon existing B.S. degree programs at NMSU in analysis, construction, and design of civil, mechanical, and aerospace structures. It includes 3 required courses (10 credits) from civil engineering and 3 elective courses (9-10 credits) from civil engineering, aerospace/mechanical engineering, and/or engineering technology.

Prefix Title Credits
Required courses (3 courses)10
Mechanics of Materials3
Applied Strength of Materials
Structural Analysis4
Elements of Steel Design3
Elective courses (3 courses) 19-10
To be selected from the following list of courses (numbered 300-499) 2
Upper level courses in Civil Engineering
Reinforced Concrete Design3
Structural Systems3
Special Topics 33
Upper level courses in Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering
Aerospace Structures3
Aircraft Design3
Intermediate Strength of Materials3
Vibrations3
Design of Machine Elements3
Experimental Modal Analysis3
Applied Finite Elements3
Upper level courses in Engineering Technology
Applied Design of Structures I4
Applied Design of Structures II4
Total Credits19-20