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Material Science and Engineering BS - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 09.15 MATERIALS ENGINEERING, CIP: 14.1801 Materials Engineering)

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 141LR College Calculus 1 M 4
CHE 107LR Gen Chem for Engineers I M 3.5
CHE 127LAB General Chem for Engineers 1 M 0.5
EAS 199SL UB Seminar M 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 142LR College Calculus 2 M 4
CHE 108LR Gen Chem for Engineers II M 3.5
CHE 128LAB General Chem for Engineers 2 M 0.5
PHY 107LR General Physics 1 M 4
EAS 230LLB Engineering Computations M 3
EAS 202SEM Impact On Society M 1
Total Credits: 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 241LR College Calculus 3 M 4
PHY 108LR General Physics 2 M 4
PHY 158LAB General Physics Lab 2 M 1
MDI 201LEC Intro Materials Design M 3
Pathway/Diversity in the United States DIV/P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 306LR Intro Diff Equations M 4
MDI 210LEC Chemical Design of Materials M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 309LR Intro Linear Algebra M 4
MDI 311LEC Elec Opt Mag Properties M 3
MDI 321LEC Quant Methods Characterization M 3
Technical Elective M 3
EAS 360LEC STEM Communications M 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MDI 312LEC Multiscale Design of Materials M 3
MDI 322LEC Materials Characterization Lab M 3
MDI 332LEC Materials Thermodynamics M 3
MDI 336LEC Kinetics Defects Transport M 3
Technical Elective M 3
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MDI 404LEC Stat Principle Mat Informatics M 3
MDI 493LEC Materials Design Laboratory I M 3
MDI 471LEC Mat Regenerative Economy M/P 3
MDI Elective M 3
MDI Elective M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MDI 440LEC Design Soft Materials M 3
MDI 450LEC Machine Learning in Materials M/P 3
MDI 494LEC Materials Design Laboratory II M 3
MDI Elective M 3
MDI Elective M 3
UBC 399MNT UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 16
Total Credits Required for Degree:
124
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Jul 15, 2021 08:27:09