Undergraduate Tech Electives

The following is an incomplete list of approved Technical Electives. Note that this list is based on historical data only; courses other than those listed may qualify. A list of historically unacceptable courses can be found at the bottom of the page. Please contact Laura Gerhold with any questions.

If you would like to have a course reviewed for technical elective credit, please fill out this form and submit it to Laura Gerhold.

List effective November 2019.

AE Technical Electives

  • AE 402 - Orbital Mechanics
  • AE 403 - Spacecraft Attitude Control
  • AE 410 - Computational Aerodynamics
  • AE 412 - Viscous Flow & Heat Transfer
  • AE 416 - Applied Aerodynamics
  • AE 419 - Aircraft Flight Mechanics
  • AE 420 - Finite Element Analysis
  • AE 427 - Mechanics of Polymers
  • AE 428 - Mechanics of Composites
  • AE 434 - Rocket Propulsion
  • AE 435 - Electric Propulsion
  • AE 451 - Aeroelasticity
  • AE 454 - Systems Dynamics & Control
  • AE 456 - Global Nav Sattellite Systems
  • AE 468 - Optical Remote Sensing
  • AE 482 - Introduction to Robotics
  • AE 484 - UAV Performance, Design, and Fabrication
  • AE 485 - Spacecraft Environment and Interactions
  • AE 497* - Independent Study
  • AE 498 - Special Topics
  • ENG 491 CU1 & CU2 - Interdisciplinary Design Proj (CubeSat)

*No more than 3 hours total can be applied as AE Technical Elective and Non-AE Technical Elective.

Non-AE Technical Electives

  • TAM 324 - Behavior Of Materials
  • TAM 451 - Intermediate Solid Mechanics
  • TAM 456 - Experimental Stress Analysis
  • TAM 470 - Computational Mechanics
  • TE 401 - Developing Breakthrough Projects
  • TMGT 461 - Integrated Project

The following is an incomplete list of courses not accepted as Technical Electives. Please contact Laura Gerhold with any questions.