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2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Materials Science and Engineering, B.S.

In addition to adhering to General Education  and School of Engineering Requirements , the following requirements must be met to receive the B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering at UC Merced.

Engineering Fundamentals Requirement [18 Units Specified]

The following fundamentals courses are required:

Materials Science and Engineering Core [26 Units Specified]

The MSE core consists of courses designed to give all students a common foundation of core knowledge and skills specific to the discipline:

Lower Division Requirement [4 units]

Complete the following course:

Additional Degree Requirements [5 Units Specified]

Technical Electives Requirement [At Least 12 Units]

Technical electives should be selected in a manner that is complementary to, yet integrated with, your major area of study, and should be determined through close interaction with your major area advisor. The following list has been approved; you may also choose technical electives from others offered in the School of Engineering, subject to approval by the MSE faculty and the satisfaction of any prerequisites on a case-by-case basis:

Additional Degree Recommendations

Three units of Service Learning (upper division or lower division) can be used to meet a lower division General Education requirement.