Bachelor of Science with a Major in Systems Engineering (BS)

Hours Required

A minimum of 131 semester credit hours (SCH): 48 hours must be advanced, and fulfillment of degree requirements as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation" section of this catalog.


[University Core Curriculum]
Select 42 SCH as outlined in the suggested plans and as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation." MATH 2413 must be taken as part of the core.42
CSCE 1136Funds of Programming Lab1
CSCE 1336Fundamentals of Programming3
ENGR 1201Foundations of Engineering I2
ENGR 1202Foundations of Engineering II2
ENGR 1204Engineering Graphics2
ENGR 2103Eng Mech Statics & Dynamic Lab1
ENGR 2303Statics & Dynamics3
ENGR 2105Principles of Elec Engr Lab1
ENGR 2305Principles of Elec Engineering3
ENGR 2372Engineering Statistics3
ENGR 2376Cons Prin in Thermal Engr3
SENG 3300Engineering Economics3
SENG 3310Intro to Control Systems3
SENG 3320Engineering Modeling & Design3
SENG 3330Operations Research I3
SENG 3337Software Development3
SENG 3340Robotics and Automation3
SENG 3380Measurements and Devices3
SENG 4301Engr Project Mgt and Proposals3
SENG 4315Embedded Systems3
SENG 4330Operations Research II3
SENG 4350Facilities Design & Logistics3
SENG 4360Systems Simulation3
SENG 4390Sys Eng Senior Design Project3
Math and Sciences
PHYS 2126University Physics II Lab1
PHYS 3320Electromagnetic Field Theory3
CHEM 1111
CHEM 1311
General Chemistry I-Lab
and General Chemistry I
MATH 2414Calculus II4
MATH 2415Calculus III4
MATH 3310Introduction to Linear Algebra3
MATH 3330Ordinary Diff Equations3
Select 1 SCH surplus from core1
Systems Engineering Electives
Select 3 SCH from the following:3
Computer Int Manufacturing
Intelligent Systems
Intro to Virtual Manufacturing
Special Topics in Systems Engr
Internship in Systems Engr
Internship in Systems Engr
Internship in Systems Engr
Undergraduate Research
Undergraduate Research
Undergraduate Research
Independent Study in SENG
Independent Study in SENG
Independent Study in SENG
Total Semester Credit Hours131

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements, meeting all course prerequisites, and writing intensive course (WIN) requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate online.

Plan of Study Grid
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
ENGR 1201 Foundations of Engineering I 2
HIST 1301 The US to 1877 3
MATH 2413 Calculus I 4
CHEM 1111 General Chemistry I-Lab 1
CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I 3
UNIV 1201 Learn a Global Context I 2
 Semester Credit Hours18
ENGR 1202 Foundations of Engineering II 2
HIST 1302 The US Since 1877 3
MATH 2414 Calculus II 4
PHYS 2125 University Physics I Lab 1
PHYS 2325 University Physics I 3
ENGR 1204 Engineering Graphics 2
UNIV 1302 Signature Course 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
PHYS 2126 University Physics II Lab 1
PHYS 2326 University Physics II 3
ENGL 2311 Technical Communication-WIN 3
ENGR 2103 Eng Mech Statics & Dynamic Lab 1
ENGR 2303 Statics & Dynamics 3
MATH 2415 Calculus III 4
Language, Philosophy & Culture 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
ENGR 2105 Principles of Elec Engr Lab 1
ENGR 2305 Principles of Elec Engineering 3
ENGR 2376 Cons Prin in Thermal Engr 3
CSCE 1136 Funds of Programming Lab 1
CSCE 1336 Fundamentals of Programming 3
MATH 3310 Introduction to Linear Algebra 3
MATH 3330 Ordinary Diff Equations 3
 Semester Credit Hours17
PSCI 2305 American National Government 3
SENG 3300 Engineering Economics 3
SENG 3310 Intro to Control Systems 3
SENG 3320 Engineering Modeling & Design 3
SENG 3380 Measurements and Devices 3
PHYS 3320 Electromagnetic Field Theory 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
PSCI 2306 American State Government 3
ENGR 2372 Engineering Statistics 3
SENG 3330 Operations Research I 3
Engineering Elective 3
SENG 3337 Software Development 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
SENG 4301 Engr Project Mgt and Proposals 3
SENG 4315 Embedded Systems 3
SENG 4360 Systems Simulation 3
SENG 4330 Operations Research II 3
Creative Arts 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
SENG 4350 Facilities Design & Logistics 3
SENG 3340 Robotics and Automation 3
SENG 4390 Sys Eng Senior Design Project 3
Soc/Behavioral Science 3
 Semester Credit Hours12
 Total Semester Credit Hours131

1Systems Engineering electives select 3 SCH from SENG 3370, SENG 4340, SENG 4370, SENG 4385, SENG 4152-4352, SENG 4195-4395, and SENG 4199-4399.

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.

Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.