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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students

Mechanical Engineering Minor

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The minor in mechanical engineering is designed to allow the student with quantitative and scientific aptitudes and interests to acquire a basic level of competence in one of four fields of mechanical engineering.

Competencies, Knowledge, or Skills to be Achieved:

A student who completes this minor will have the opportunity to develop a basic competency in mechanical engineering, apply basic engineering principles to another field, stimulate creative thinking, and develop problem-solving skills. Through the elective field of emphasis, the student will achieve additional knowledge or skill in one of the functional areas: power and energy, mechatronics, manufacturing, or composites.

Structure of the Minor:

Required Courses: (6 Credit Hours)

Elective Fields of Emphasis:

Total Credit Hours Required:

18 (Energy Track)
22 (Mechatronics Track)
22 (Manufacturing Track)
22 (Composites Track)

At least 9 credit hours must be completed at The Citadel.

For further information, please contact the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

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