Carthage offers a major in engineering science. To earn a Bachelor of Arts in Engineering Science from Carthage, students must complete the Carthage Core, Distribution Requirements, and the engineering science major requirements listed below. 


Engineering Science Major

The engineering science major is composed of 57 credits.

Core Courses (32 credits)
  • MTH 1120 Calculus I (4 credits)
  • MTH 1220 Calculus II (4 credits)
  • MTH 2020 Differential Equations (4 credits)
  • PHY 2200 General Physics I (4 credits)
  • PHY 2210 General Physics II (4 credits)
  • CHM 1010 or 1020 General Chemistry I or II (4 credits)
  • EGR 1100 Introduction to Engineering Design* (4 credits)
  • EGR 1700 Engineering Project Experience* (4 credits)
  • EGR 2100 Engineering Statics* (4 credits)
  • EGR 3100 Engineering Materials* (4 credits)
  • PHY 3120 Electronics* (4 credits)
  • EGR 4900 Senior Capstone Project* (4 credits)
  • EGR 4990 Senior Capstone Completion* (4 credits)

* Students must achieve a final grade of C-minus or better in all engineering core classes.

Electives — Choose Three (12 credits)
  • PHY 3100 Optics and Waves (4 credits)
  • PHY 3200 Mechanics (4 credits)
  • PHY 3300 Thermodynamics (4 credits)
  • PHY 3450 Data Analysis for Scientists and Engineers (4 credits)
  • PHY 3470 Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers (4 credits)
  • MTH 3050 Statistics (4 credits)
  • EGR 3500 Field Placement (2-8 credits)
  • EGR 3550 Internship in Engineering (1-12 credits)
  • NAT 400A Technical Project Management (4 credits)
  • CHM 2120 Inorganic Chemistry (4 credits)
  • ENV 2010 Environmental Chemistry (4 credits)
  • ENV 2610 Case Studies in Environmental Science (4 credits)
  • GEO 3200 Hydrology (4 credits)
  • GEO 3800 Soil Science (4 credits)
  • MGT 3300 Operations Management (4 credits)

 

Current students: You should follow the official College Catalog from the year you entered Carthage and work with your advisors and the department chair to ensure all requirements are met.