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Minor in Reliability and Maintainability Engineering

A coursework program leading to a minor in Reliability and Maintainability Engineering is offered by the Tickle College of Engineering. Fifteen hours of coursework are required as listed below. The grade in each of the required classes must be at least a C. Student should consult with their advisor for the appropriate elective courses in their major.

Core Courses — 6 Hours:

  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 483 or Industrial Engineering 483 or Mechanical Engineering 483 or Material Science and Engineering 483 or Nuclear Engineering 483
  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 484 or Industrial Engineering 484 or Mechanical Engineering 484 or Materials Science and Engineering 484 or Nuclear Engineering 484

Statistics or Math Requirement — 3 Hours (choose 1):

  • CBE 301 – Application of Numerical and Statistical Techniques in Chemical Engineering
  • ECE 313 – Probability and Random Variables
  • IE 200 – Engineering Statistics
  • MATH 323 – Probability and Statistics
  • MSE 301 – Applied Statistics and Numerical Methods for Materials Scientists and Engineers
  • STAT 251 – Probability and Statistics for Scientists and Engineers

Electives — 6 Hours (choose at least 2):

  • CBE 350 – Chemical and Bioengineering Reactor Fundamentals
  • CBE 360 – Process Dynamics and Control
  • ECE 315 – Signals and Systems I
  • ECE 471 – Introduction to Pattern Recognition
  • IE 300 – Quality Control and Management
  • ME 345 – Mechanical Engineering Instrumentation and Measurement
  • ME 363 – System Dynamics
  • MSE 250 – Introduction to Materials Kinetics and Transport Phenomena
  • MSE 302 – Mechanical Behavior of Materials I
  • NE 351 – Nuclear System Dynamics, Instrumentation, and Controls
  • NE 401 – Radiological Engineering Laboratory *
  • IE 340 – Design of Experiments
    or
  • BAS 340 – Experimental Methods and Process Improvement

* Meets University General Education Requirement

Total Hours: 15


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