Program Overview

A student may choose to complete a four year degree at Centenary before pursuing studies in engineering. The Engineering Sciences minor is designed so that those students can get the necessary background and experience to enter a degree program in engineering, perhaps with some advanced standing. It may be in the student’s best interest to elect additional hours in physics, computer science, or another natural science. Students should consider completing the CA requirement by enrolling in ENGR 400.

Prerequisites: Math 115, 201; PHYS 104/114, 105/115


Program Requirements

Two courses from

  • MATH 303: Multivariable calculus
  • MATH 307: Differential Equations
  • MATH 404: Vector Analysis

3 of the following PHYS/ENG courses (selected in consultation with the Engineering advisor):

  • ENGR 101: Introduction to Engineering
  • PHYS 251: Statics and Mechanics of Materials
  • PHYS 404 Electromagnetism and Electronics
  • PHYS 416 Thermal and Statistical Mechanics
  • PHYS 426: Light and Optics

A capstone experience:

  • ENGR 491-496 Independent Study in Engineering (may be an REU)