Mar 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Engineering, TTU-ETSU Bachelor of Science in Engineering

This is a joint academic degree offered by East Tennessee State University and Tennessee Technological University.


Students pursuing the TTU-ETSU B.S. degree in Engineering program should apply for admission to either East Tennessee State University or Tennessee Technological University. In addition to meeting the requirements for admission to either institution, the student must meet the following requirements:

  • Freshman Admission: 3.0 high school GPA and 20 ACT Composite and 22 ACT Math sub score;
  • Transfer Admission: 2.0 cumulative higher education GPA (excluding credit for remedial and developmental courses) and grades of “C” (2.0) or higher in all math, science, and major course work is required for transfer credit.

The student must earn at least 32 semester credits at East Tennessee State University and 32 credits at Tennessee Technological University. The institution where the initial application is filed will serve as the course registration and financial aid point each semester although admissions, advisement, and all records will be kept jointly.


General Education: 36 Credit Hours

Math and Science: 22-24 Credit Hours

Engineering Topics: 54 Credit Hours

Technical Electives: 12 Credit Hours

Note: Student must take two courses (6 credits) of Technical Electives at each university.

Electives: 0-3 Credit Hours

Total Credit Hours for Degree: 128