Machine Systems Engineering Selectives/Electives 

For students who entered during/after Fall 2013

Agricultural Electives

Engineering Technical Selectives

Biology Selectives

Agriculture Core Selectives

  • Written and Oral Communication
  • Humanities and/or Social Science
    • Economics
  • Multicultural Awareness
  • International Understanding

Agricultural Electives

Agricultural Electives are courses from any of the following departments that are not used to fulfill other degree requirements.  Courses can be 1-4 credits, and course numbers 10000-59999.

ABE - Agricultural and Biological Engineering
AGEC - Agricultural Economics
AGR - Agriculture
AGRY - Agronomy
ANSC - Animal Science
ASM - Agricultural Systems Management
BCHM - Biochemistry
BTNY - Botany
ENTM - Entomology
FNR - Forestry and Natural Resources
FS - Food Science
HORT - Horticulture
LA - Landscape Architecture
NRES - Natural Resources and Environmental Science
YDAE - Youth Development and Agricultural Education


Engineering Technical Selectives

The Agricultural Engineering curriculum contains 6 credits of courses labeled Engineering Technical Selectives. Below is a list of recommended and approved engineering courses which can be used to satisfy this requirement.  Other engineering courses can be selected but must be reviewed for acceptance on an individual basis.  See your academic advisor for additional assistance.

ABE 35400 Transport Processes In Biological and Food Process Systems
ABE 46000 Sensors & Process Controls ABE 49500 Select Topics in Agricultural and Biological Engineering
ABE 49800 Undergraduate Research in Agricultural and Biological Engineering
ABE 49900 Honors Thesis Research
ABE 50100 Welding Engineering
ABE 54500 Design of Off-Highway Vehicles
ABE 58000 Process Engineering of Renewable Resources
ABE 53100 Instrumentation and Data Acquisition
ECE 20700 Electronic Measurement Techniques
EPCS 101-406 Engineering Projects in Community Service
IE 34300 Engineering Economics
IE 37000 Manufacturing Processes I
IE 57700 Human Factors in Engineering
GEP Global Engineering Projects
ME 26300 Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Design
ME 30000 Thermodynamics II
ME 31500 Heat and Mass Transfer
ME 36500 Systems and Measurements
ME 37500 System Modeling and Analysis
ME 41300 Noise Control
ME 41800 Engineering of Environmental Systems and Equipment
ME 43000 Power Engineering
ME 44000 Internal Combustion Engines
ME 47500 Automatic Control Systems
MSE 23000 Structure & Properties of Materials

Biology Selectives - Typical Options

BIOL 11000 Fundamentals of Biology I
BIOL 11100 ´┐╝Fundamentals of Biology II
BTNY 21000 Introduction to Plant Science
HORT 30100 ´┐╝Plant Physiology

Complete list of acceptable Biology courses.