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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Catalog

Petroleum Engineering, B.S.P.E.


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CIP Code: CODE: 4790 (142501-01)
Total Credit Hours: 127
Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering
Career Opportunities: Petro-chemical industry, Oil and gas companies, research facilities, private engineering and consulting firms
Note(s): A grade of "C" or better is required in all courses that are used toward the degree. Students have only three attempts to achieve a satisfactory grade in a required course.

Students with Math ACT sub-score of 28 or above, and with at least 8 weeks of trigonometry in high school may register for MATH 270 - Calculus I  upon entry. Students with Math ACT sub-score between 26-27 may take the advanced placement test given by the Math Department or MATH 143 - Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry . Those who do not meet these qualifications and have an ACT sub-score in Math of at least 23 must take MATH 109 - Pre-Calculus Algebra   and MATH 110 - Pre-Calculus Trigonometry and Function Theory . Students requiring pre-calculus courses are advised to complete these courses in the summer semester prior to the freshman year.

General Education Core Curriculum, Petroleum Engenieering


Core Curriculum  

Freshman Year


Electives


HIST (3 Credits)


Choose in consultation with academic advisor.

Total: 33 Credits


Sophomore Year


Electives


BIOL SCI (3 Credits)


Choose in consultation with academic advisor.

LIT (3 Credits)


Choose in consultation with academic advisor.

Total: 33 Credits


Junior Year


Electives


ARTS (3 Credits)


Choose from DANC, MUS, THEA, and VIAR in consultation with academic advisor.

MATH/STAT (3 Credits)


Choose from the College of Petroleum Engineering approved list of electives in consultation with academic advisor.

PETE/GEOL (3 Credits)


Requires approval of Department Head.

Total: 33 Credits


Senior Year


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