The mechanical engineering program has the General Program and two concentrations:
the Manufacturing Systems Concentration and
the Propulsion Systems Concentration.
To meet graduation requirements the student must complete 129 credit hours as a minimum requirement for the satisfactory completion of studies leading to the B.S.M.E. Degree. Students must complete the program requirements with an overall cumulative grade point average of 2.00. A minimum of 2.00 grade point average is also required in all major courses. Prerequisites are required for approval of any subsequent courses. Students are encouraged to earn a grade of C or better in all prerequisites before proceeding to any advanced courses.
The University requires that all students take a one credit hour course in university orientation and two credit hours in an approved health course.
Transfer credits from other institutions are accepted conditionally, subject to departmental approval and approval by the Vice President for Academic Affairs. The department may require the completion of class projects through independent study. Transfer students must complete at least one-half of the ME courses and earn the final 30 hours of work towards their degree at AAMU.