Mar 29, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mechanical Engineering, B.S.

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Offered by Mechanical Engineering .

Students admitted to UMBC who by virtue of their math placement exams are eligible for MATH 150 Pre-Calculus or higher, who intend to pursue Mechanical Engineering in the College of Engineering and Information Technology are initially admitted to the Pre-Mechanical Engineering program.  Full admission to Mechanical Engineering is granted upon completion of the gateway courses and upon previous transcript review (if applicable).  Students should review the academic requirements and policies of the university and the college, including gateway requirements and repeat policies.

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Transfer students should visit

Outlined below are the program requirements leading to the B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a recommended four year program of study for mechanical engineering majors.

Freshman Year:

Sophomore Year:

Junior Year:

Senior Year:


Total: 17 Credits


Total: 14/15 Credits

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