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Program Learning Outcomes

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
  2.  An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.
  3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  4. An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.
  5. An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives.
  6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.
  7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

Degree Requirements and Curriculum

In addition to the program requirements listed on this page, students must also satisfy requirements outlined in more detail in the Minimum Requirements for Graduation section of this catalog, including:

  • 60 units of upper division courses
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Graduation Writing Requirements (GWR)
  • U.S. Cultural Pluralism (USCP)

Note: No major or support courses may be selected as credit/no credit.

IME 101Introduction to Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering1
IME 140Graphics Communication and Modeling2
IME 141Manufacturing Processes: Net Shape1
IME 142Manufacturing Processes: Materials Joining2
IME 144Introduction to Design and Manufacturing4
IME 156Basic Electronics Manufacturing2
IME 223Process Improvement Fundamentals4
IME 314Engineering Economics3
or IME 315 Financial Decision Making for Engineers
IME 327Test Design and Analysis in Manufacturing Engineering4
IME 330Fundamentals of Manufacturing Engineering4
IME 335Computer-Aided Manufacturing I4
IME 342Manufacturing Systems Integration4
IME 356Manufacturing Automation4
IME 417Supply Chain and Logistics Management4
IME 418Product-Process Design4
IME 430Quality Engineering4
IME 450Manufacturing Process and Tool Engineering4
IME 481Senior Design Project I 1, 22
IME 482Senior Design Project II 1, 22
IME 483Senior Design Project III2
Technical Electives 3, 413
Select from Category A (8-13 units) & B (0-5 units) below:
Category A
Electronics Laboratory
Automotive Engineering for a Sustainable Future
Operations Research I
Project Organization and Management
Operations Research II
Data Management and System Design
Human Factors Engineering
Computer-Aided Manufacturing II
Special Problems for Advanced Undergraduates
Systems Engineering
Economic Decision Systems
Production Planning and Control Systems
Automation of Industrial Systems
Industrial Engineering in Healthcare
Engineering Metrology
Ergonomics Laboratory
Additive Manufacturing
Reliability for Design and Testing
Facilities Planning and Design
Radio Frequency Identification and Sensing System Design
Advanced Electronic Manufacturing
Microelectronics and Electronics Packaging
Selected Advanced Topics
Selected Advanced Laboratory
Systems Engineering I
Systems Engineering II
Advanced Information Systems for Operations
Design of Experiments
Advanced Operations Research
Applied Reliability Engineering
Applied Human Factors
Advanced Topics in Engineering Economy
Advanced Topics in Simulation
Nanoscale Engineering
Micro/Nano Fabrication
Welding Metallurgy and Joining of Advanced Materials
Joining of Advanced Materials Laboratory
Introduction to Mechatronics
Fluid Mechanics I
Energy Conversion
Category B
Introduction to Biomedical Engineering Design
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Managing Technology in the International Legal Environment
Principles of Marketing
Leadership and Organizations
International Business Management
Mechanics of Materials II 5
The Global Environment
Sales Engineering
Manufacturing Organizations
Engineering Supervision I
Introduction to Value Chain Analysis
Product Design and Development
Packaging Fundamentals
Packaging Polymers and Processing
Supply Chain Management in Manufacturing and Services
Professional Technical Selling
Commercialization of New Technologies
Linear Analysis II
Mathematical Software
BIO 213
BMED 213
Life Science for Engineers
and Bioengineering Fundamentals (B2) 6
CE 204Mechanics of Materials I 53
CHEM 124General Chemistry for Physical Science and Engineering I (B3/B4) 64
CHEM 125General Chemistry for Physical Science and Engineering II4
CSC 232Computer Programming for Scientists and Engineers3
EE 201Electric Circuit Theory3
EE 251Electric Circuits Laboratory1
EE 321Electronics3
ENGL 149Technical Writing for Engineers (A3) 64
MATE 210Materials Engineering3
MATE 215Materials Laboratory I1
MATH 141Calculus I (B1) 64
MATH 142Calculus II (B1) 64
MATH 143Calculus III (Add'l Area B) 64
MATH 241Calculus IV4
MATH 244Linear Analysis I4
ME 211Engineering Statics3
ME 212Engineering Dynamics3
ME 302Thermodynamics I3
PHYS 132General Physics II4
PHYS 133General Physics III4
PHYS 141General Physics IA (Add'l Area B) 64
STAT 321Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (B6) 64
(See GE program requirements below.)40
Free Electives0
Total units192

General Education (GE) Requirements

  • 72 units required, 32 of which are specified in Major and/or Support.
  • See the complete GE course listing.
  • Minimum of 8 units required at the 300 level.
Area ACommunication
A1Expository Writing4
A2Oral Communication4
A3Reasoning, Argumentation and Writing (4 units in Support) 10
Area BMath, Science, and Quantitative Reasoning
B1Mathematics/Statistics (8 units in Support) 10
B2Life Science (4 units in Support) 10
B3Physical Science (4 units in Support) 10
B4One lab taken with either a B2 or B3 course
B6Upper-division Area B (4 units in Support) 10
Additional Area B units (8 units in Support) 10
Area CArts and Humanities
C3Fine/Performing Arts4
C4Upper-division elective4
Area DSociety and the Individual
D1The American Experience (Title 5, Section 40404 requirement) (40404)4
D2Political Economy4
D3Comparative Social Institutions4
Area ELifelong Learning and Self-Development
ELower-division elective4
Total units40