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Mechanical Engineering Minor

The Mechanical Engineering minor* is available to any student at The College of New Jersey and requires the completion of five courses as listed below.  Non-engineering majors may be required to take additional credits for the minor in order to meet the prerequisite requirements.

Option A – Mechanical Design

ENG222 Statics
ENG262 Dynamics
MEC251 Strength of Materials
MEC311 Mechanical Design I
Elective Elective from the following list: MEC343, MEC421, MEC423, MEC431, or MEC481

Option B – Thermal Systems

ENG222 Statics
ENG322 Thermodynamics
MEC361 Fluid Mechanics
MEC411 Heat Transfer
Elective Elective from the following list: MEC371, MEC451, MEC461, or MEC471

*Note that only one course taken as a part of the student’s major may
also be counted toward the student’s minor.