2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Engineering First-Year Requirements

Students who are recent high school graduates or who are entering a university after graduating from high school are classified as first-year students and must meet common engineering program requirements. Such credit requirements may be met in a number of ways, including:

  1. Advanced college-level course work at the University of Dayton or other collegiate institutions,
  2. Advanced placement examinations, (udayton.edu/apply/undergraduate/advanced-placement-credit.php)
  3. Departmental examinations during the first term, or
  4. Taking the prescribed courses as part of the first year.
Required First-Year Program32-35
CHM 123General Chemistry 33
CMM 100Principles of Oral Communication3
EGR 102Introduction to the University Experience for Engineers 10
EGR 103Engineering Innovation2
EGR 150Enrichment Workshop I0
EGR 151Enrichment Workshop II0
ENG 100
ENG 200
Writing Seminar I
and Writing Seminar II
or ENG 114 First-Year Writing Seminar
or ENG 198 Honors Writing Seminar
EGR 150Enrichment Workshop I0
EGR 151Enrichment Workshop II0
HST 103Introduction to Global Historical Studies 23
MTH 168
MTH 169
Analytic Geometry & Calculus I
and Analytic Geometry & Calculus II
PHL 103Introduction to Philosophy3
PHY 206General Physics I - Mechanics 33
REL 103Introduction to Religious and Theological Studies3
Natural Sciences Lab (either CHM 123L or PHY 210L) 41
Programming and other major specific requirements may apply. 50-4