UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Degree Requirements

Agricultural Engineering Major

MS=Machinery Systems, PRS=Food and Process Systems, NRES=Natural Resources and Environmental Systems

Major Requirements

Agricultural Engineering: Math and Science
MATH 167 Calculus II - 4
MATH 268 Calculus III - 4
MATH 331 Differential Equations - 3
PHYS 250 Statics - 3
PHYS 252 Dynamics - 3
PHYS 132*, CHEM 112/117** Calc Based Physics II, General Chem II - 5
 *MS, **NRES and PRS
SOIL 120*, PLSC 161, ANSC 111, FDSC 110** - 3
 *NRES, **PRS, MS any

Agricultural Engineering: General Engineering
GENG 121 Intro to Computer Aided Design (CAD) - 3
GENG 135 Intro to Engineering - 2
GENG 165 Programming for Engineers - 3
GENG 301 Eng Properties of Biological Materials - 3
GENG 316 Engineering Thermodynamics - 3
GENG 336 Engineering Fluid Mechanics - 3
AGEN 484 Senior Design I - 2
AGEN 485 Senior Design II - 2
AGEN 491 FE Examination Preparation - 1
Choose one of two
AET 251 Intro to Meas and Instrumentation - 3
AET 350 Applied Electricity - 3

Agricultural Engineering: Breadth Courses
Choose three of the four
AGEN 240 Structural Analysis and Design - 3
AGEN 330 Watershed Engineering - 3
AGEN 352 Food & Process Engineering I - 3
AGEN 461 Off Road Machinery - 3

ABET Accreditation

Degree Description

Agricultural Engineering Technology Department

131 Agricultural Science
715-425-3985
www.uwrf.edu/AGEN/

Joseph Shakal-Chair, Matthew Digman, Youngmi Kim, Dean Olson, Joel Peterson

Choose one of the following three options:

Machinery Systems

AGEN 465 Fluid Power - 3
GENG 305 Machine Design Lab - 1
GENG 345 Machine Design I - 3
GENG 346 Machine Design II - 3

Directed Engineering Electives (choose three)
AGEN 455 Food Process Eng II - 3
GENG 215 Project Management - 2
GENG 368 CAD for Civil Design - 3
GENG 265 CAD for Mechanical Design - 3
AGEN 322 Internal Combustion Engines - 3
AGEN 451 Systems Instrumentation - 3

Directed Electives (choose one)
AET 355 Ag Water Management - 3
AET 361 Ag Machinery Management - 3
PHYS 254 Mechanics of Materials - 3
AAE* Advanced Analytical Elective - 3
 *Choose one: AGEC 320, MATH 226, MATH 316 or MATH 346

Food and Process Systems

AGEN 455 Food and Process Eng II - 3
AET 452 Food Bioprocess Tech - 3
AGEN 365 Waste Management - 3
FDSC 320 Food Qual Assurance - 3

Directed Engineering Electives (choose three)
GENG 215 Project Management - 2
GENG 368 CAD for Civil Design - 3
GENG 265 CAD for Mechanical Design - 3
AGEN 322 Internal Combustion Engines - 3
AGEN 451 Systems Instrumentation - 3

Directed Electives (choose one)
AET 355 Ag Water Management - 3
AET 361 Ag Machinery Management - 3
PHYS 254 Mechanics of Materials - 3
AAE* Advaned Analytical Elective - 3
 *Choose one: AGEC 320, MATH 226, MATH 316 or MATH 346

Natural Resources and Environmental Systems

GENG 235 Surveying - 3
AGEN 365 Waste Management - 3
AGEN 435 Nonpoint Source Pollution - 3
AGEN 426 Environmental Engineering - 3

Directed Engineering Electives (choose three)
AGEN 455 Food Process Engineering II - 3
GENG 215 Project Management - 2
GENG 368 CAD for Civil Design - 3
GENG 265 CAD for Mechanical Design - 3
AGEN 322 Internal Combustion Engines - 3
AGEN 451 Systems Instrumentation - 3

Directed Electives (choose one)
AET 355 Ag Water Management - 3
AET 361 Ag Machinery Management - 3
PHYS 254 Mechanics of Materials - 3
AAE* Advanced Analytical Elective - 3
 *Choose one: AGEC 320, MATH 226, MATH 316 or MATH 346