Nov 29, 2023
The Mechanical Engineering (ME) program comprises the first two years of coursework for a professional program in engineering at a four-year institution and lays the foundation for being a successful engineer. Mechanical engineers may use kinematics, thermodynamics, material science and computer-aided design (CAD) to solve problems from heating and cooling systems to robotics. Along with introductory courses, you will take courses in the basic engineering sciences, physics, math and chemistry.
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Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program you will be able to:
- Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
- Design and conduct experiments, as well as analyze and interpret data.
- Design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
- Function on multidisciplinary teams.
- Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
- Understand professional and ethical responsibility.
- Communicate effectively.
- Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
- Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
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Students are encouraged to participate in discipline-related student organizations. Contact Ron Knight at OSU Tulsa for additional information on local student organizations.
View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the Mechanical Engineering Degree Map.
History and Political Science 6 hours
Required Electives 3 hours
- Select three (3) credit hours from courses in Fine Arts (Art, Music, Theatre), Foreign Language, Psychology, or Social Sciences.
Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 48
Total Credit Hours: 69
To receive an A.A. or A.S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.