BS Four-Year Degree Plan

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
TCM 110 Introduction to Engineering Design 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
MTH 261 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 5
CHM 160 General Chemistry I 4
CHM 161 General Chemistry I Laboratory 1
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
Total hours18

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States Since 1877
3
MTH 280 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II 5
PHY 203 Foundations of Physics I 5
Total hours16

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
PHY 204 Foundations of Physics II 5
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
PHY 233 Engineering Statics 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
General Education - Public Issues 3
Total hours17

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
CIS 260 Introduction to Java Programming 3
TCM 281 Dynamics 3
TCM 273 Mechanics of Materials 3
TCM 315 Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer 3
ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines 3
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
General Education - Life Sciences 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
MTH 345 Statistics for Scientists and Engineers 3
TCM 337 Quality Control and Measurement 3
TCM 347 Electrical Circuits 3
TCM 551 Cost Analysis for Project Management 3
Total hours18

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
TCM 325 Fluid Mechanics 3
TCM 331 Materials and Manufacturing Processes 3
TCM 355 Production Planning and Control 3
TCM 359 Principles of Project Management 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
TCM 365 Computer Integrated Manufacturing 3
TCM 511 Product Design and Development 3
TCM 411 Mechanical Design and Analysis 3
General Education - Arts 3
TCM Advisor Approved Elective 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
TCM 438 Systems Integration 3
General Education - Cultural Competence 3
TCM Advisor Approved Elective 3
Human Cultures - Humanities 3
TCM 498 Senior Design 3
Total hours15

GPA & credit hour requirements

Electives, as needed to bring total credit hours to 125 and upper division hours (300+) to 40.

GPA requirements include a minimum 2.00 Missouri State GPA and a minimum 2.00 combined GPA.