Optional Courses

Many students find that they have an additional elective in their degree plans that they can use to take an additional course beyond what is required the major. Below are recommendations on additional courses that can be considered.

Chemistry Majors

• CHE 323 Chemical Engineering for Micro- and Nanofabrication
• CHE 355 Introduction to Polymers
• CH 367L Materials Chemistry
• CH 367L Macromolecular Chemistry
• EE 334K Quantum Theory of Engineering Materials
• ME 336 Materials Processing
• ME 359 Materials Selection

Physics Majors

• CHE 323 Chemical Engineering for Micro- and Nanofabrication
• CHE 355 Introduction to Polymers
• CH 354 Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy 
• CH 354L Physical Chemistry II
• CH 367L Materials Chemistry
• CH 367L Macromolecular Chemistry
• EE 325 Electromagnetic Engineering
• EE 334K Quantum Theory of Engineering Materials
• EE 339S Solar Engineering Conversion Devices
• ME 336 Materials Processing
• ME 359 Materials Selection
• PHY 375S Intro. To Solid State Physics
• PHY 345 Biophysics

Electrical and Chemistry

• CHE 323 Chemical Engineering for Micro- and Nanofabrication
• CHE 355 Introduction to Polymers
• CH 354 Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy 
• CH 354L Physical Chemistry II
• CH 367L Materials Chemistry
• CH 367L Macromolecular Chemistry
• EE 339S Solar Eng. Conv.
• EE 347 Modern Optics
• EE 348 Laser and Opt. Eng.
• ME 336 Materials Processing
• ME 359 Materials Selection
• PHY 375S Intro. To Solid State Physics
• PHY 345 Biophysics

Mechanical Engineering

• CHE 323 Chemical Engineering for Micro- and Nanofabrication
• CHE 355 Introduction to Polymers
• CH 353 Physical Chemistry I: Thermodynamics
• CH 354 Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy 
• CH 354L Physical Chemistry II
• CH 367L Materials Chemistry
• CH 367L Macromolecular Chemistry
• EE 334K Quantum Theory of Engineering Materials
• ME 336 Materials Processing
• ME 359 Materials Selection
• ME 379M Failure Analysis
• PHY 355 Modern Physics for Engineers
• PHY 375S Intro. To Solid State Physics
• PHY 369 Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics
• PHY 345 Biophysics