Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q. Can a co-op experience satisfy technical elective credits?

A. Yes, co-ops can count as technical elective credit. students may enroll in EAS/EML 4949 Co-op Work Experience during each co-op term.  Up to 3 credit hours of 4949 may be used to satisfy Technical Electives.  In order to receive academic credit, students must submit the co-op registration request form to You must submit the form prior to the end of drop/add. Retroactive credit will not be awarded.

Q. Can a study abroad experience satisfy technical elective credits?

A. Yes, if approved by the Undergraduate Coordinator. Some study abroad experiences can also count toward MAE core courses. Please contact Dr. Bruce Carroll at to determine if your study abroad courses will count toward our degrees.

Q. I need to drop a course. How will this affect my financial aid?

A. You will need to meet with a Financial Counselor in Student Financial Affairs. Their office is located in S-107 Criser Hall.