Mechanical Engineering Technology (Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology) Sample Online Curriculum

The sample course of study below is based on the 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog. This is not an official advising document. It can serve as a guide for how your existing college credits may transfer to ODU. All efforts have been made to provide accurate program information. However, this information is subject to change by the department.

This is a degree completion program, which means you should already have college credits or military training that satisfies the lower division coursework.

Our online enrollment coordinators can provide a free unofficial transfer evaluation before you apply to ODU. Official review of your student records happens when you apply to and are admitted to ODU.

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Lower Division General Education and Departmental Requirements

The courses below are department-specific requirements. Additional lower division general education courses are required to earn a bachelor's degree from ODU.

Old Dominion University CourseCreditsNotes
ENGL 110C English Composition3Satisfies GEN ED Written Communication
GEN ED. Written Communication II3ENGL 211C Intro to Academic Writing
GEN ED. (DEPT) Oral Communication3COMM 101R
GEN ED. (DEPT) Mathematical Skills3MATH 162M
(DEPT) MATH 163 Precalculus II3
(DEPT) MATH 211 Calculus I4
GEN ED. (DEPT) Nature of Science 4PHYS 111N
GEN ED. (DEPT) Nature of Science4PHYS 112N
(DEPT) CHEM 121N/122N Foundations of Chemistry I4
GEN ED. (DEPT) Information Literacy/Research Skills2ENGN 110 Intro to Engineering or ENGT 111 Engineering Technology Information Literacy/Research
DEPT. CET 200 Statics3
DEPT. CET 220 Strength of Materials3
DEPT. MET 120 Computer-Aided Drafting3
DEPT. MET 200 Manufacturing Processes3
DEPT. MET 225 Material Science Laboratory1
DEPT. MET 240 Computer Solid Modeling3
DEPT. STEM 221 or 231 Industrial Materials3

Upper Division General Education and Departmental Requirements

Old Dominion University CourseCreditsNotes
Minor courses (4)12You will complete a minor in the College of Engineering & Technology or College of Sciences.
ENGT 305 Advanced Technical Analysis3
EET 350 Fundamentals of Electrical Technology3
EET 355 Electrical Laboratory1
ENGN 401 FE Review1
ENMA 480 Ethical Leadership in Engineering Applications3Satisfied GEN ED. Philosophy & Ethics
MET 300 Thermodynamics3
MET 310 Dynamics3
MET 320 Design of Machine Elements3
MET 330 Fluid Mechanics3
MET 335W Fluid Mechanics Laboratory1
MET 350 Thermal Applications3
MET 370 Automation & Controls3
MET 386 Automation & Controls Laboratory1
MET 387 Power & Energy Laboratory2
Senior electives12Manufacturing Systems option - choose four from: MET 400, 410, 445, 450 and 480. Mechanical Systems/Design option - complete MET 430, 440, 450 and 460.
ENGT 434 Introduction to Senior Project1
ENGT 435W Senior Project3

View All Course Descriptions in ODU's Undergraduate Catalog


This bachelor's degree requires a minimum of 127 credit hours total.

To complete this degree at ODU as a transfer, a minimum of 30 credit hours must be earned at ODU.


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