Minor in Systems Engineering

Apply for a Minor in Systems Engineering
Minor Application

Requirements

  • A Minor in Systems Engineering is earned through completion of 20 credits.
  • No more than 8 credits may overlap between a student’s major and minor.
  • A student must be at least a Sophomore and have a declared major on record in order to apply for a minor.
  • Students are expected to obtain the necessary background (pre-requisites or equivalents) to complete their chosen minor program.
  • A student’s Grade Point Average (GPA) across all 20 credits for the minor must be 2.00 or higher to earn the minor.
  • Applications for a Minor in Systems Engineering must be approved by the Minor Coordinator of the Division of Systems Engineering.
  • It is recommended that students interested in pursuing a Minor in Systems Engineering apply as early as possible in their degree program in order to facilitate course planning, but in no case later than October 1 of a student’s senior year.
  • The following courses may be used to satisfy the requirements of the minor:
    • ENG EC 381: Probaility Theory in Electrical & Computer Engineering
    • ENG EC 401: Signals & Systems OR
      ENG BE 401: Signals & Systems
    • ENG EC 402: Control Systems OR
      ENG BE 402: Control Systems OR
      ENG ME 404: Dynamics & Control of Mechanical Systems
    • ENG EC 330: Applied Algorithms for Engineers
    • ENG EC 415: Communication Systems
    • ENG EC 441: Introduction to Computer Networking
    • ENG ME 411: Operations Research
    • ENG ME 420: Supply Chain Engineering
  • Please note: The following courses overlap too much for credit to be given for more than one course from each list (1-3) below. Students are expected to complete the course appropriate to their major.
    1. ENG EC 381, ENG ME 366, ENG BE 200
    2. ENG EC 401, ENG BE 401
    3. ENG BE 402, ENG EC 402, ENG ME 404
  • For questions regarding minor requirements, please contact:
    Prof. Hua Wang, SE Minor Coordinator
    15 St. Mary’s Street, Room 128
    617-353-8860
    wangh@bu.edu