Biological Engineering (BS): Ecological Engineering (11BEBS-11BEBEC)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 101 Chemistry, A Molecular Science1B 3 CH221 Organic Chemistry I 3
CH 102 General Chemistry Lab1B 1 CH 222 Organic Chemistry Lab 1
E 101 Introduction to Engr & Prob Solv1 1 MA 241 Calculus II1A 4
E 115 Intro to Computing Environ 1 PY 205 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I1B 3
ENG 101 Academic Writing & Research 1H 4 PY 206 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I Lab 1
MA 141 Calculus I1A 4 EC 205 Economics (GEP Soc Sci ReqD)3 3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1
15 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
BAE 200 Comp Meth in Biol Engr 2 BAE 203 Intro to Autocad Civil 3D & Arc Map 2
MAE 206 Engineering Statis or
CE 214 Engineering Mechanics-Statics2
3 BAE 204 Introduction to Eco & Env Engineering 2
MA 242 Calculus III 4 MAE 208 Dynamics2 3
PY 208 Physics for Engineers & Scientists IIB 3 MA 341 Applied Diff Equations 3
PY 209 Physics for Engineers & Scientists II Lab 1 MAE 201 Engr Thermodynamics I 3
BIO 181 Intro Biol: Ecol, Evol & BiodivB 4 SSC 200 Soil Science8 3
17 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
BAE 302 Transport Phenomena  3 BAE 376 Watershed Monitoring & Assessment 3
BAE 305 BE Circuits 4 ST 370 Prob & Statistics for Engr 3
BAE 371 Fundamentals of Hydro for Engr. 3 MAE 214 Solid Mechanics or
CE 313 Mechanics of Solids2
3
CE 382 Hydraulics2 3 BAE 401 Instrumentation for Biological Systems 3
PB 360 Ecology 3 GEP Humanities RequirementC 3
16 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
BAE 451 Engr Design I 2 BAE 452 Engr Design II 2
BAE 325 Intro to Geomatics 3 Engineering Elective5 3
BAE 473 Intro to Surface/Water Quality Modeling 3 GEP Social Science ElectiveD 3
BAE 474 Applications of Ecological Engineering 3 GEP Additional Breadth RequirementF 3
ENG 331 Comm. Engr. & Tech. or
ENG 333 Comm. Sci. & Res.
3 GEP Humanities RequirementC 3
Ethics (GEP Interdisciplinary Persp. Elec.G)4 3 GEP Interdisciplinary Persp. Elec.G 2
HES_*** Phys Ed/ Healthy Living ElectiveE 1
17 17

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for GraduationI,J,K*: 128

Major/Program requirements and footnotes

1 Must be completed with a grade of C or higher.
2 Must be completed with a grade of C- or higher.
3 Choose from EC 201 or 205, or ARE 201.
4 Choose from IDS 201, STS 302, 304, 322, 323, or 325 which satisfy the Interdisciplinary Perspectives Requirement.
5 Choose from BAE 322, 361, 478, 481, 574, 579, or 581.

*General Education Program (GEP) requirements
*To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each category can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/

A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours – one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the
Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: MA 141, MA 241
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours – include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: CH 101, CH 102, BIO 181,  PY 205, PY 206,  PY 208, PY 209
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: None
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: EC 201, 205, or ARE 201
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Health & Exercise Studies Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list.
F. Additional Breadth (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
X  Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts or      Mathematical Sciences/Natural Sciences/Engineering
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: None
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements

U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: None
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: None    
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: None
K. Foreign Language proficiency
Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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