University of Notre Dame

Engineering Requirements

Completion of an Engineering degree requires 128 to 133 credit hours distributed as outlined below.

The credits beyond those of the common core are principally in the specialized area of the particular program.

One of the courses marked by an asterisk ( * ) will be taken as a University Seminar.

  • Writing and Rhetoric or University Seminar | 3 credits
  • History* | 3 credits
  • Social Science* | 3 credits
  • Literature* or Fine Arts* | 3 credits
  • Philosophy* | 6 credits
  • Theology*| 6 credits
  • Chemistry 10171 | 4 credits
  • Physics 10310, 10320 | 8 credits
  • Introduction to Engineering Systems I and II | 6 credits
  • Mathematics 10550, 10560, 20550, and 20580 | 15 credits
  • Major | 67 to 74 credits
  • Electives | 0 to 6 credits
  • Moreau First Year Experience | 2 credits

Aerospace, mechanical, chemical, and environmental engineering students are also required to take CHEM 10122.

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