Metallurgical Engineering Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and metallurgical principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of metal components of structural, load-bearing, power, transmission, and moving systems; and the analysis of engineering problems such as stress, creep, failure, alloy behavior, environmental fluctuations, stability, electromagnetic and thermodynamic characteristics, optimal manufacturing processes, and related design considerations. Is Metallurgical Engineering the right major for you?
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Metallurgical Engineering Major

What Courses Do Metallurgical Engineering Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Metallurgical Engineering majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

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