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BS in Design Engineering Technology Courses

The Bachelor of Science in design engineering technology degree at Trine University requires that you graduate with 121 credit hours of study. You'll take both general education classes, as well as, core classes for students in the DET program. You could also choose to add a minor in plastics, business or management.

General Education Requirements - 42 credit hours

ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 133 Technical Communications
SP 203 Effective Speaking 
PSY 113 Psychology
ECO 213 Microeconomics
PH 154 College Physics I
PH 164 College Physics II
MA 113 College Algebra
MA 123 Trigonometry
MA 134 Calculus I
MA 253 Statistics

Program Requirements - 54 credit hours

ETD 101 Introduction to Engineering Technology
ETD 103 Basic Technical Drawing
ETD 113 Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
ETD 123 Manufacturing Materials & Processes
ETD 163 Environmental Health & Safety
ETD 173 Computer-Aided 3D Modeling
ETD 203 Basic Mechanisms
ETD 233 Engineering & Manufacturing  Systems 
ETD 263 Design, Analysis & Prototyping
ETD 273 Electrical Fundamentals    
ETD 313 Design for Manufacturing and Assembly
ETD 333 Statics & Strengths of Materials
ETD 363 Elements of Machines
ETD 433 Computer Numerical Control
ETD 463 Senior Design Project I
ETD 473 Senior Design Project II
Department Approved Elective - 2 credit hours (minimum)
300/400 Department Approved Electives - 6 credit hours

Additional Requirements - 18 credit hours

COM 213 Business Communication
EGR 453 Advanced Parametric Design
INF 103 Information Applications
MGT 353 Designing Operations
MGT 363 Organizational Behavior
MGT 413 Management of Quality

For more specific information on courses, please go to the Course Catalog.