Curriculum

Curriculum Supported by The PS&E Foundation:

Chemical Engineering with a concentration in Paper Science:

Curriculum:

Core Requirements (46 hours):

CHM 141,144 College Chemistry and Lab (5) (MPF IVB LAB)
CHM 142,145 College Chemistry and Lab (5)
CHM 241, 242 Organic Chemistry (3,3) or
CHM 251, 252 Organic Chemistry for Chemistry Majors (3, 3)
CHM 244 Organic Chemistry Laboratory (2)
CHM 451 Physical Chemistry (3)
ENG 313 Technical Writing (3)
MTH 151 Calculus I (5) (MPF V)
MTH 245 Differential Equations for Engineers (3)
MTH 251 Calculus II (4) or
MTH 249 Calculus II (5)
MTH 252 Calculus III (4)
PHY 181,182, 183, 184 The Physical World and Lab (10) (MPF IVB LAB)

Note: Required to take the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam and make a "good faith" effort to pass the exam.

Chemical Engineering and Engineering Science Courses (60-64 hours)

Engineering Science (13-14 hours)
CEC 101 Computing, Engineering & Society (1)
CPB 102 Introduction to Chemical and Bioengineering (3) or equivalent
CPB/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
CPB/MME 314 Thermodynamics (3)

Select ONE of the following:
CPB 219 Statics and Mechanics of Materials (4)
MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)

Chemical Engineering Courses (31 hours)
CPB 204 Mass and Energy Balances (3)
CPB 311 Unit Operations Lab (2)
CPB/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
CPB/MME 403 Heat Transfer (3)
CPB 412 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics (3)
CPB 414 Mass Transfer (3)
CPB 415 Chemical Kinetics and Reactor Design (3)
CPB 451 Unit Operations Laboratory II (2)
CPB 471 Engineering Design I (2) (MPC)
CPB 472 Engineering Design II (2) (MPC)
CPB 473 Chemical Process Design (3)
CPB 482 Process Control (3)
CPB 490 Special Topics in Paper and Chemical Engineering (1-3)

Technical electives (15-18 hours)
Complete the following courses:

Paper Science (16-18)
CPB 201 Principles of Paper Science and Engineering (3)
CPB 202 Pulp and Paper Physics (3)
CPB 301 Pulp and Paper Chemistry (3)
CPB 404 Paper Making (3)
CPB 490 Special Topics (1)

Select from one of the following:
CHM 332 Outlines of Biochemistry (4) or
CHM 432 Fundamentals of Biochemistry (4)
CHM 363 Analytical Chemistry (3) and
CHM 364 Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (2)
MTH 222 Introduction to Linear Algebra (3)
MTH 231 Elements of Discrete Mathematics (3)

Engineering Management with a Paper Science technical specialty:

Curriculum:

Core Requirements (16 hours)
CHM 141,144 College Chemistry/Lab (5) (MPF IVB)
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (MPF IIC)
ENG 313 Technical Writing (3)
MTH 151 Calculus I (5) (MPF V)
MTH 251 Calculus II (4) or MTH 249 Calculus II (5)
MTH 245 Differential Equations for Engineers (3) or
MTH 347 Differential Equations (3)
PHY 181, 183 The Physical World/Lab (4, 1) (MPF IVB)
PHY 182, 184 The Physical World/Lab (4, 1) (MPF IVB)

General Engineering (10 hours)
CEC 101 Computing, Engineering & Society (1)
CPB 102 Introduction to Chemical and Bioengineering (3) or
CSE/ECE 102 Introduction to Computing and Engineering (3) or
MME 102 Introduction to Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (3)
EGM/MGT 411 Leading and Managing Projects (3)
MME/CPB 341 Engineering Economics (3)

Remaining Business Core Courses (21 hours)
ACC 221 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)
ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
MGT 291 Organizational Behavior and Theory (3)
MGT 302 Operations Management (3)
MKT 291 Principles of Marketing (3)

Management Track - complete one (6 hrs):
Entrepreneurship
ESP 467 Entrepreneurship: New Ventures (3)
ESP 481 Technology, Products, and Ventures (3)

Human Resources
Choose two of the following:
MGT 303 Human Resources Management (3)
MGT 402 Employment Law (3)
MGT 405 Labor Relations and Conflict Management (3)

Materials Management
Choose two of the following:
ISA 303 Enterprise Systems (3)
MGT 432 Global Strategic Sourcing (3)
MKT 431 Logistics Management (3)

Operations Management
MGT 451 Operations Planning and Scheduling (3)
MGT 453 Productivity Improvement (3)

Paper Science and Engineering Concentration (50 hrs):
CHM 142, 145 College Chemistry and Lab (3, 2)
CHM 231 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry (4)
CPB 201 Principles of Paper Science and Engineering (3)
CPB 202 Pulp and Paper Physics (3)
CPB 204 Materials and Energy Balance (3)
CPB 219 Statics and Mechanics of Materials (4) or
MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)
CPB 301 Pulp and Paper Chemistry (3)
CPB 311 Unit Operations Laboratory I (2)
CPB/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
CPB/MME 314 Engineering Thermodynamics (3)
CPB 404 Papermaking (3)
CPB 471 Engineering Design I (2) (MPC)
CPB 472 Engineering Design II (2) (MPC)
CPB 482 Process Control (3)
CPB 490 Special Topics (1)
STA 301 Applied Statistics (3)
Choose one of the following (3 hrs):
CPB 405 Industrial Environmental Control (3)
CPB 490 Special Topics (3)

Select minimum 9 hours of electives from the list below:
Any 200-level or higher ECE course
CSE 271 Object-Oriented Programming (3)
CSE 274 Data Abstraction and Data Structures (3)
MTH 252 Calculus III (4)

Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Paper Science:

Curriculum:

Mechanical Engineering Major

Core Requirements (39-40 hours)
CHM 141,144 College Chemistry/Lab (3, 2) (MPF IVB LAB)
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (MPF IIC)
ENG 313 Technical Writing (3)
MTH 151 Calculus I (5) (MPF V)
MTH 222 Introduction to Linear Algebra (3)
MTH 245 Differential Equations for Engineers (3)
MTH 251 Calculus II (4) or
MTH 249 Calculus II (5)
PHY 181, 183 The Physical World/Lab (4, 1) (MPF IVB LAB)
PHY 182, 184 The Physical World/Lab (4, 1)
STA 301 Applied Statistics (3)

Engineering Science (22 hours)
ECE 205 Electric Circuit Analysis I (4)
MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)
MME 223 Engineering Materials (3)
MME 311 Dynamic Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)
MME 312 Mechanics of Materials (3)
MME/CPB 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
MME/CPB 314 Engineering Thermodynamics (3)

Mechanical Engineering Core (35 hours)
CEC 101 Computing, Engineering, and Society (1)
MME 102 Introduction to Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (3) or equivalent
MME 213 Computational Methods in Engineering (3)
MME 231 Manufacturing Processes (3)
MME/ECE 303 Computer-Aided Experimentation (3)
MME 315 Mechanical Vibrations (3)
MME/CPB 341 Engineering Economics (3)
MME/CPB 403 Heat Transfer (3)
MME 411 Machine and Tool Design (4)
MME 412 Advanced Mechanics of Materials (3)
MME 414 Engineering Thermodynamics II (3)
MME/ECE 436 Control of Dynamic Systems (3)

Senior Capstone Engineering Design (4 hours)
MME 448 Senior Design Project (2) (MPC)
MME 449 Senior Design Project (2) (MPC)

Technical electives (6 hours)

Select two courses from the following list:
CPB 204 Material and Energy Balances (3)
CPB 244 Introduction to Environmental Engineering (3)
CPB 482 Process Control (3)
CSE 153 Introduction to C/C++ Programming (3) or
CSE 174 Fundamentals of Programming and Problem Solving (3)
CSE 271 Object-Oriented Programming (3)
CSE 273 Optimization Modeling (3)
CSE 372 Analysis of Stochastic Systems (3)
ECE 287 Digital Systems Design (4)
ECE 291 Energy Systems Engineering (3)
ECE 302 MATLAB® and its engineering applications (3)
ECE 304 Electronics (3)
ECE 306 Signals and Systems (3)
MME 334 Quality Planning and Control (3)
MME 360 Special Topics (1-3)
MME 434 Manufacturing Design (3)
MME 435 Manufacturing Competitiveness (3)
MME 437 Manufacturing Automation (3)
MME 495 Introduction to Applied Nonlinear Dynamics (3)
PHY 286 Introduction to Computational Physics (3)

Paper Engineering Minor

Prerequisites (18 hours):
CEC 101 Computing, Engineering, and Society (1)
CPB 102 Introduction to Chemical and Bioengineering (3) or equivalent
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (MPF IIC)
MTH 251 Calculus II (4)
PHY 181 The Physical World (4) (MPF IVB)
STA 301 Applied Statistics (3)

Required Courses (21 hours):
CPB 201 Principles of Paper Science and Engineering (3)
CPB 202 Pulp and Paper Physics (3)
CPB 219 Statics and Mechanics of Materials (4) or
MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)
CPB/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
CPB/MME 341 Engineering Economics (3)
CPB 404 Papermaking (3)
CPB 471, 472 Engineering Design I & II (2, 2)

Strongly Recommended:
CPB 320 Professional Practice (0)

Paper Engineering Minor:

Curriculum:

Prerequisites (18 hours):
CEC 101 Computing, Engineering, and Society (1)
CPB 102 Introduction to Chemical and Bioengineering (3) or equivalent
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (MPF IIC)
MTH 251 Calculus II (4)
PHY 181 The Physical World (4) (MPF IVB)
STA 301 Applied Statistics (3)

Required Courses (21 hours):
CPB 201 Principles of Paper Science and Engineering (3)
CPB 202 Pulp and Paper Physics (3)
CPB 219 Statics and Mechanics of Materials (4) or
MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)
CPB/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
CPB/MME 341 Engineering Economics (3)
CPB 404 Papermaking (3)
CPB 471, 472 Engineering Design I & II (2, 2)

Strongly Recommended:
CPB 320 Professional Practice (0)

Curriculum for students wishing to work a co-op (multi-term) job:

Curriculum:

Freshman Year

First Semester (16 hours):
CEC 101 Computing, Engineering, and Society (1)
CHM 141 College Chemistry (3)
CHM 144 College Chemistry Laboratory (2)
MTH 151 Calculus I (5)
PHY 191 General Physics with Laboratory I (5)

Summer Semester (6 hours):
ENG 111 College Composition (3)
Miami Plan Social Science (3)

Second Semester (17 hours):
CHM 142 College Chemistry (3)
CHM 145 College Chemistry Laboratory (2)
MTH 251 Calculus II (4)
PHY 192 General Physics with Laboratory II (5)
CPB 102 Introduction to Chemical and Bioengineering (3)

Sophomore Year

First Semester(15-17):
CPB 201 Principles of Paper Science & Engineering (3)
CPB 204 Materials and Energy Balances (3)
MTH 245 Differential Equations/ Engineers (3)
Choose one of the following (do not repeat course)
      i.) CPB 219 Statics and Mechanics of Materials (4) or
      ii.) MME 211 Static Modeling of MEchanical Systems (3)
Choose one of the following (do not repeat course)
      i.)STA 261 Statistics (4) or
      ii.) STA 301 Applied Statistics (strongly recommended) (4)

Summer Semester:
Recommended: CPB 340 - Professional Practice, Study Abroad, or Summer Research with faculty

Second Semester(18):
ENG 313 Technical Writing (3)
CPB 202 Pulp and Paper Physics (3)
CPB/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)
CPB/MME 314 Engineering Thermodynamics (3)
CPB 324 Chem Eng & Bio Eng Computational Statics (3)
Miami Plan - Biological Science (3)

Junior Year

First Semester (16):
CPB 311 Unit Operations Laboratory I (2)
CHM 241 Organic Chemistry (3)
CHM 244 Organic Chemistry Laboratory (2)
CPB/MME 403 Heat Transfer (3)
CHM 451 Physical Chemistry (3)
CPB 414 (3)

Summer Semester:
Recommended: CPB 340 - Professional Practice, Study Abroad, or Summer Research with faculty

Second Semester (18):
CHM 242 Organic Chemistry (3)
CPB 301 Pulp and Paper Chemistry (3)
CPB 412 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics (3)
CPB 415 Chemical Kinetics & Reactor Design (3)
Miami Plan Humanities (3)
Miami Plan Fine Arts (3)

Senior Year *

First Semester (15-17):
Select one of the following - Thematic Sequence (suggested) (3-5)
      i.) CHM 332 or CHM 431 Outlines of Biochemistry
      ii.) MTH 222 or MTH 231
CPB/MME 341 Engineering Economics (3)
CPB 404 Papermaking (3)
CPB 471 Engineering Design I (2)
CPB 482 Process Control (3)
CPB 482 Chemical Process Safety

Second Semester (17):
Miami Plan Global Perspectives (3)
Miami Plan Global Perspectives (3)
Miami Plan Intercultural Perspectives (3)
CPB 451 Unit Operations Laboratory II (2)
CPB 473 Chemical Engineering Design (3)
CPB 490 Special Topics (see your advisor) (1)

* If the co-op option is selected, CPB 340 typically runs during the Summer and First Semesters of the Senior Year, which delays graduation by a semester