MSE Technical Electives

Students are required to complete four 5000 level or above courses for the technical elective requirement. Please select two courses from Section 1, one course from Section 2, and one course from Section 3. All courses are 3-4 credit hours, and must be passes with a “C” grade or better.

Two (2) MSE courses from the approved list below.

Note: MSE 5050 courses are special topics and will vary each semester. Students may take multiple sections of MSE 5050 to fulfill the tech elective requirement, so long as the same topic is not repeated.

Fall

  • MSE 5073 – Nanostructures Materials: Science & Technology
  • MSE 5074 – Photovoltaic Materials & Solar Cells
  • MSE 5353 – Physical Ceramics
  • MSE 5475 – Introduction of Composites

Spring

Offered Spring 2017

Occasionally Offered

  • MSE 5055 – Microsystems Design & Characterization
  • MSE 5040 – Introduction to Modern Biomaterials

One (1) Metallurgical Engineering (MET E) course from the approved list below.

Fall

Spring

Occasionally Offered

Engineering

One (1) course must be either Nuclear Engineering (NUCL), Mechanical Engineering (ME EN), or Metallurgical Engineering (MET E) from the approved list below. For additional options, please speak with the MSE Academic Advisor.

Fall

  • NUCL 5030 – Nuclear Principles in Engineering & Science
  • MET E 5320 – Materials Engineering & Environment

Spring

Occasionally Offered