B.E. in Engineering
Apply science and math to design, construct, operate, and maintain structures and materials
The Bachelor of Engineering program at University of Mississippi is heavily rooted in mathematics, science, and core engineering coursework, but offers a breadth and flexibility not offered by other programs in order to enable students to tailor a program of study to suit their interests and career goals.
Ole Miss Engineering students may choose an emphasis in business administration, manufacturing, pre-law, pre-med, ROTC studies, and secondary education, or select an interdisciplinary plan of study to develop their own interests.
Graduates from the School of Engineering at the University of Mississippi are successful project engineers, medical doctors, lawyers, military officers, and CEOs of their own companies.
- Emphasis - Aerospace Studies
- Emphasis - Business Administration
- Emphasis - Manufacturing
- Emphasis - Military Science
- Emphasis - Naval Science
- Emphasis - Pre-Law
- Emphasis - Pre-Med Studies
- Emphasis - Secondary Chemistry Education
- Emphasis - Secondary Mathematics Educ
- Emphasis - Secondary Physics Education
- Standard Option
B.E. in Engineering Faculty
Candidates for the B.E. degree must complete the following courses: Math 261-264, Math 353, Writ 100, Writ 101, Writ 102, or Liba 102; Chem 105, 106, 115, 116, and Phys 211, 212, 221, 222; Csci 251; Engr 100, 309, 310, 313, 321, 330, 360, 361, 400; 9 hours of technical engineering electives; 3 additional hours of humanities/social science/fine arts beyond the 18 hours School of Engineering core/general education requirement; 33 hours of an approved emphasis area. The qualifications for the 9 hours of technical electives: any combination of courses offered by the School of Engineering with one course at the 200 level or higher and at least two courses at the 300 level or higher, for a combined total of 9 credit hours.
Freshmen may directly enroll in general engineering with an ACT Math score of 20 (or SAT equiv) and 2.8 high school core GPA. Students transferring to the Bachelor of Engineering program from other majors or from other institutions must have 2.25 cumulative GPA as well as 25 ACT Math score or B in MATH 125 or higher math class.
Derrick Wilson has more than 20 years of engineering, management, and commercial experience in several top global companies in a wide array of market segments. Derrick has held strategic roles as sales executive, global black belt, & global key account manager.