The following courses are required for all students, irrespective of their program of study. These courses are offered during the fall semester, with FY100 First-Year Seminar being required of only first-year students. Both FY100 and UNIV190 are typically taken during the fall semester of the first year at Clarkson.
The Clarkson Seminar
Students majoring in E&M are required to complete the following courses:
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry II
Introduction to Public Speaking
Economic Principles & Engineering Economics
Introduction to Digital Design/Materials Science & Engineering I/Strength of Materials
Team-based Design & Innovation
Introduction to Financial & Managerial Accounting
Introduction to Enterprise Information Systems
Organizational Behavior I
Operations & Supply Chain Management
Elements of Operations Research
Quality Management & Lean Enterprise
Organizational Policy & Strategy
Process Engineering & Design
Law & Society
Elementary Differential Equations
Principles of Marketing
Introduction to Psychology
Probability & Statistics
All students participate in a project-based professional experience such as a co-op, an internship, directed research or a community project clearly related to the student's professional goals.
The following are electives students are required to complete for the E&M major.
Professional Elective (must complete 3 cr.)
1 Free Elective, International Experience
A professional elective in E&M is a 3-credit course (or equivalent) that predominantly covers engineering or engineering management knowledge. Examples of such courses include any sophomore-, junior- or senior-level course in engineering; any junior- or senior-level course in a topical knowledge area(s) in the Guide to the Engineering Management Body of Knowledge, 3rd edition, ASEM, 2013; or courses focused on information technology.