The aerospace engineering minor from CBU provides focused instruction on aircraft and spacecraft development, design, testing and production. This minor is perfect for students who plan to study aerospace engineering in graduate school or work in the aerospace sector upon graduation.

Complete 25 units from the following courses to obtain a minor in aerospace engineering.

Lower Division Requirements

 

Study of forces, moments, free-body diagrams, friction, equilibrium, first and second moments of lines, centers of pressure, mass and gravity, and moments of inertia. Prerequisite: EGR 182 or MAT 245. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR241-A
Bai, Jong-Wha
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 221
EGR241-C
Abdelmessih, Amanie N.
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 104
EGR241-A
Abdelmessih, Amanie N.
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 104
EGR241-B
Jung, Helen
09/03/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 104
EGR241-D
Kim, Yeesock
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 303
EGR241-A
Bai, Jong-Wha
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 221

Introduction of stress and strain, stress transformations, analysis of stresses, strain, and deflections in axial members, beams, and torsional shafts. Analysis of pressure vessels. Prerequisites: EGR 241 and either EGR 182 or MAT 245. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR242-A
Kim, Yeesock
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 107
EGR242-B
Gordon, Mark T
01/08/2024 - Online
EGR242-C
Gordon, Mark T
01/08/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 305
EGR242-D
Kim, Yeesock
01/08/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 305
EGR242-A
Gordon, Mark T
05/06/2024 - Online
EGR242-A
Bai, Jong-Wha
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 119
EGR242-A
Kim, Yeesock
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 107
EGR242-B
Gordon, Mark T
01/13/2025 - Online
EGR242-C
Gordon, Mark T
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 305
EGR242-D
Kim, Yeesock
01/13/2025 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 305
EGR242-A
Gordon, Mark T
05/05/2025 - Online

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This course will provide an overview of the salient math topics most heavily used in the core sophomore-level engineering courses. These include trigonometry, vectors, complex numbers, sinusoids and harmonic signals, systems of equations and matrices, derivatives, integrals, differential equations and Fourier series within the context of an engineering application. These concepts will be reinforced through extensive examples of their use in the core engineering curriculum. Students may only earn credit for either EGR 182 or EGR 182L. Prerequisite: EGR 181 or MAT 115. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR182-F
Zhang, Jun
01/08/2024 F 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-B
Anklam, Mark R.
01/08/2024 M 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 221
EGR182-C
Zhang, Jun
01/08/2024 M 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-A
Anklam, Mark R.
01/08/2024 M 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 221
EGR182-D
Zhang, Jun
01/08/2024 W 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-E
Zhang, Jun
01/08/2024 F 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 303
EGR182-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 F 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 303
EGR182-F
Zhang, Jun
09/03/2024 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 301
EGR182-G
Wood, Brian Dean
09/03/2024 TTh 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM Engineering 230
EGR182-B
Zhang, Jun
09/03/2024 F 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 301
EGR182-E
Zhang, Jun
09/03/2024 W 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 301
EGR182-A
Zhang, Jun
09/03/2024 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 301
EGR182-A
Zhang, Jun
01/13/2025 M 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 221
EGR182-B
Zhang, Jun
01/13/2025 M 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 221
EGR182-D
Kong, Seong Deok
01/13/2025 W 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-F
Zhang, Jun
01/13/2025 F 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-C
Kong, Seong Deok
01/13/2025 M 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 305
EGR182-E
Zhang, Jun
01/13/2025 F 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 305

Basic concepts of analytical geometry, limits and derivatives, differentials and rates, integration, definite and indefinite integrals, differentiation of logarithmic and exponential functions. Prerequisites: MAT 135, 145, EGR 182, or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
MAT245-A
Curry, Brad
01/08/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Yeager Center ONLN
MAT245-B
Curry, Brad
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
05/06/2024 - Online
MAT245-A
Curry, Brad
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building ONLN
MAT245-B
Curry, Brad
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building ONLN
MAT245-A
Curry, Brad
01/13/2025 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Park Building ONLN
MAT245-B
Curry, Brad
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Park Building ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
05/05/2025 - Online

Upper Division Requirements

 

Mechanical Engineering Elective

Complete 6 upper division units from the following: 

Thermodynamic properties, heat and work, first and second laws, processes, ideal and nonideal cycles. Prerequisites: Both CHE 115 and 115L, and PHY 203, 214, or EGR 272. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR341-A
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2024 M 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 204
EGR341-D
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2024 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 204
EGR341-B
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2024 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 204
EGR341-C
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2024 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 204

Introductory concepts of fluid motions, fluid statics, control volume forms and basic principles, and applications basic principles of fluid mechanics to problems in viscous and compressible flow. Co-Requisite: MAT 342 or 343. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR342-G
Anklam, Mark R.
01/08/2024 W 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 304
EGR342-D
Zhou, Ziliang
01/08/2024 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-F
Zhou, Ziliang
01/08/2024 M 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-C
Zhou, Ziliang
01/08/2024 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-E
Zhou, Ziliang
01/08/2024 W 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-A
Zhou, Ziliang
01/08/2024 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-A
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2025 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-B
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2025 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-C
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2025 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-D
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2025 W 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-E
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2025 M 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-F
Anklam, Mark R.
01/13/2025 W 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 304

Properties of the principal families of materials used in mechanical engineering design with an introduction to the manufacturing processes used to convert these materials into finished products. Application of statistics and probability to material properties and manufacturing. Laboratory experiments in strength of materials, property of materials, and manufacturing processes. Prerequisite: EGR 242. (4 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR344-B
Baumer, Richard E
09/03/2024 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 119
EGR344-A
Baumer, Richard E
09/03/2024 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 119
EGR344-D
Baumer, Richard E
09/03/2024 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 119

The fundamentals of machine elements in mechanical design. Includes the analysis of components under static and fatigue loadings, and the analysis, properties, and selection of machine elements such as shafts, gears, belts, chains, brakes, clutches, bearings, screw drives and fasteners. Prerequisite: EGR 242. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR346-B
Hekman, Keith A
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 221
EGR346-A
Hekman, Keith A
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 305

The theory and analysis of vibrating systems including single and multi-degrees of freedom, free and forced, vibrations, with and without damping. Prerequisites: EGR 343 and 382. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR443-A
Hekman, Keith A
01/08/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 221
EGR443-B
Hekman, Keith A
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 221
EGR443-A
Hekman, Keith A
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 221
EGR443-B
Hekman, Keith A
01/13/2025 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 221

Measurement of fluid flow, heat transfer, power and other properties of mechanical equipment. Design of experiments, use of data acquisition systems, date reporting and presentation. Prerequisites: EGR 305 and 441; Co-requisite: EGR 443. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR444-C
Baumer, Richard E
01/08/2024 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-B
Baumer, Richard E
01/08/2024 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-A
Baumer, Richard E
01/08/2024 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-A
Baumer, Richard E
01/13/2025 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-B
Baumer, Richard E
01/13/2025 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-C
Baumer, Richard E
01/13/2025 F 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 230

 

Aerospace Engineering Elective

Complete 6 upper division units from the following: 

This course will introduce students the topic of gas dynamics and concepts of lift, drag, and pitching moment. The course will also cover the topics of potential flow, mechanics of laminar and turbulent flow, boundary-layer theory, and applications to wings and turbo-machinery. Numerical analysis will also be utilized in design analysis and problem solving. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation

This course will introduce students to the fiber-reinforced composite materials and structures with emphasis on numerical analysis. Topics covered in this course will include composite micromechanics and failure criteria, design considerations for structures made of composite materials, and the overview of fabrication process and experimental characterization. Prerequisite: EGR 242 (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR447-A
Si, Xiuhua April
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 204

This course will introduce students to the topic of propulsion, stationary power production with gas turbine engines, and reciprocating engines. Air-breathing propulsion is emphasized, with a brief treatment of rocket propulsion. It also includes the application of thermodynamic and fluid-mechanical principles to analysis of performance and design with numerical methods. (3 units; As offered)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation

 

Elective

Complete 3 upper division units from the following: 

An introduction to the safety regulations, requirements, and environment in the U.S., including an in-depth examination of Safety Management Systems (SMS). (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
AVN322-A
Prather, Charles Daniel
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus S292
AVN322-A
Prather, Charles Daniel
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus L243

An in-depth examination of security regulations, requirements, and environment in the U.S., including the role of the Department of Homeland Security in ensuring aviation security. (3 units; Fall, even years)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
AMG324-A
Prather, Charles Daniel
09/03/2024 MWF 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport C101

Design and implementation of computer-assisted date acquisition (DAQ) systems and computer controlled instrumentation. Designs are implemented and visualized as virtual instruments using the LabVIEW Graphical Programming Language. Prerequisite: EGR 232. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR335-A
Hekman, Keith A
01/08/2024 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 106
EGR335-B
Hekman, Keith A
01/08/2024 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 106
EGR335-A
Hekman, Keith A
01/13/2025 T 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 106
EGR335-B
Hekman, Keith A
01/13/2025 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 106

This course covers the topics of classification of heat exchangers, design methods, single-phase convection correlations and two phase-correlations, pressure drop calculations, and fouling of heat exchangers. Study of various types of heat exchangers are also discussed, such as double pipe heat exchangers, shell-and-tube heat exchanger, compact heat exchangers, plate heat exchangers, condensers, and evaporators. Prerequisite: EGR 371 or 441. (3 units; As offered)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
EGR445-A
Abdelmessih, Amanie N.
09/03/2024 T 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Engineering 204

An in-depth study of aircraft systems, including engine, fuel, electric, hydraulic, pneumatic, flight control, and computer systems and displays. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
FLT328-A
McKee, Michael J.
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Park Building 125

 

 

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