Purdue University Calumet | College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Bachelor of Science – Interdisciplinary Engineering

Specific Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Engineering1

General Engineering (6 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
ENGR 15100 3 Software Tools for Engineers
ENGR 18600 1 First Year Seminar for Engineers
ENGR 19000 2 Elementary Engineering Design
Electrical Engineering (30 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
ECE 15200 3 Programming for Engineers
ECE 20100 3 Linear Circuit Analysis I
ECE 20200 3 Linear Circuit Analysis II
ECE 20700 1 Electronic Measurement Techniques
ECE 21800 1 Linear Circuits Lab II
ECE 23300 3 Microcomputers in Engineering
ECE 30100 (or M E 32500) 3 Signals & Systems or Dynamics of Physical Systems
ECE 31200 (or M E 31100) 3 Engineering Project Management
ECE 38400 (or M E 48500) 4 Linear Control Systems
CE/ECE/M E 42900 3 Senior Engineering Design I
CE/ECE/M E 43900 3 Senior Engineering Design II
Materials Science (3 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
MSE 20000 3 Materials Science
Mechanical Engineering (10 credit hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
M E 11500 1 Engineering Drawing I
M E 27100 3 Basic Mechanics I: Statics
M E 27500 3 Basic Mechanics II: Dynamics
M E 30500 3 General Thermodynamics I

Technical Electives (Choose 21 credit hours from a list approved by the Engineering Undergraduate Committee2)

Additional Requirements

Mathematics (20 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
MA 16300 5 Integrated Calculus & Analytic Geometry I
MA 16400 5 Integrated Calculus & Analytic Geometry II
MA 26100 4 Multivariate Calculus
MA 26400 3 Differential Equations
MA 26500 3 Linear Algebra
Science (12 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
CHM 11500 4 General Chemistry
PHYS 15200 4 Mechanics
PHYS 26100 4 Electricity Optics
Humanities, English and Communication (12 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
COM 11400 3 Fundamentals of Speech Communication
ENGL 10400 3 English Composition I
COM/ENGL 30700 3 Written and Oral Communication for Engineers
PHIL 32400 3 Ethics for the Professions (Please use section reserved for engineering students)

Additional General Education1 requirements (6 Credit Hours)

1All students must also meet the general education requirements of Purdue Calumet, some of which are met with the courses required by the major. The degree requires 120 credit hours.

2The list of electives is available in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering office (Potter 121).