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Departmental Admission Requirements for Incoming Students

Biological Engineering (BE) Incoming Student Admission Requirements

Current Student Status Acceptance Requirements Program Code If Accepted

Freshman Entrance

-3.0 minimum High School GPA

-23 or higher Composite ACT

-24 or higher Math ACT Score

-110 or higher Admissions Index Score

BIEN_PPRU (Biological Engineering Pre-Program)

Preparatory Engineering, Transfer, or Any Other USU Major

Must complete the following Bridge courses and meet the requirements to be accepted into the pre-program:

Bridge Courses & Requirements

BENG 1000

BENG 1880

MATH 1210

MATH 1220

BIOL 1610/1615

PHYS 2210/2215

CHEM 1210/1215

  • 2.5 or higher GPA
  • No grades less than C-
  • No more than 2 repeats (including labs)

BIEN_PPRU (Biological Engineering Pre-Program)

Transfer with Pre-Professional Program Courses Completed

In Math, Science, Engineering courses must have:

  • -2.3 or higher GPA
  • -C- Grades or better
  • -No more than 3 repeats

BIEN_PPRU (Biological Engineering Pre-Program)

BENG_PPRU (Biological Engineering Pre-Program)

Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

  • 2.3 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
  • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
  • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
  • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

BIEN_BS (Biological Engineering Professional Program)

*Incoming International students need to show Math Placement Exam (ALEKS) results or ACT/ACT in addition to the above requirements

Pre-Professional Courses Biological Engineering

Engineering Courses

  • BENG 1000
  • BENG 1880
  • BENG 2330
  • BENG 2400
  • ENGR 2010
  • ENGR 2140
  • ENGR 2270

Science Courses

  • BIOL 1610/1615
  • CHEM 1210/1215
  • CHEM 2300/2315
  • PHYS 2210/2215

Math Courses

  • MATH 1210
  • MATH 1220
  • MATH 2250

General Education Courses

  • ENGL 2010

Civil (Civil) Incoming Student Admission Requirements

Current Student Status Acceptance Requirements Program Code If Accepted

Current Student Status

Acceptance Requirements

Program Code If Accepted

Freshman Entrance

-3.0 minimum High School GPA

-23 or higher Composite ACT

-24 or higher Math ACT Score

-110 or higher Admissions Index Score

CIEN_PPRU (Civil Engineering Pre-Program)

Preparatory Engineering, Transfer, or Any Other USU Major

Must complete the following Bridge courses and meet the requirements to be accepted into the pre-program:

Bridge Courses & Requirements

CEE 2240

MATH 1210

CHEM 1210/1215

PHYS 2210/2215

  • 2.5 or higher GPA
  • No grades less than C-
  • No more than 2 repeats

CIEN_PPRU (Civil Engineering Pre-Program)

Transfer with Pre-Professional Program Courses Completed

Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

  • 2.5 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
  • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
  • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
  • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

CIEN_BS (Civil Engineering Professional Program)

CIEN_PPRU (Civil Engineering Pre-Program)

Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

  • 2.5 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
  • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
  • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
  • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

CIEN_BS (Civil Engineering Professional Program)

Pre-Professional Courses Civil Engineering

Engineering Courses

  • ENGR 2010
  • ENGR 2030
  • ENGR 2140
  • ENGR 2270
  • CEE 1880
  • CEE 2240
  • CS 1400

Science Courses

  • CHEM 1210/1215
  • GEO 1110/1115
  • PHYS 2210/2215

Math Courses

  • MATH 1210
  • MATH 1220
  • MATH 2210
  • MATH 2250

General Education Courses

  • ENGL 2010

Computer Engineering (CE) Incoming Student Admission Requirements

Current Student Status Acceptance Requirements Program Code If Accepted

Freshman Entrance

  • -2.5 minimum High School GPA
  • -17 or higher Composite ACT
  • -90 or higher Admissions Index Score
  • -Must be Calculus I “ready” 

CMPE_PPRU (Computer Engineering Pre-Program)

Preparatory Engineering, Transfer, or Any Other USU Major

Must complete the following Bridge courses and meet the requirements to be accepted into the pre-program:


Bridge Courses & Requirements

MATH 1220 -Calculus II

First 2 ECE Engineering courses

  • 2.8 or higher GPA
  • No grades less than B
  • No more than 3 repeats

CMPE_PPRU (Computer Engineering Pre-Program)


Transfer with Pre-Professional Program Courses Completed

In Math, Science, Engineering courses must have:

  • -2.8 or higher GPA
  • -C- Grades or better
  • -No more than 3 repeats

CMPE_PPRU (Computer Engineering Pre-Program)


CMPE_PPRU (Computer Engineering Pre-Program)

Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

  • 2.8 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
  • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
  • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
  • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

CMPE_BS (Computer Engineering Professional Program)


Pre-Professional Courses Computer Engineering

Engineering Courses

  • ECE 1400
  • ECE 1410
  • ECE 2250
  • ECE 2290
  • ECE 2420
  • ECE 2700

Science Courses

  • PHYS 2210/2215
  • PHYS 2220/2225

Math Courses

  • MATH 1210
  • MATH 1220
  • MATH 2270
  • MATH 2280

General Education Courses

  • ENGL 2010

Electrical Engineering (EE) Incoming Student Admission Requirements

Current Student Status Acceptance Requirements Program Code If Accepted

Freshman Entrance

-2.5 minimum High School GPA

-17 or higher Composite ACT

-90 or higher Admissions Index Score

- Must be Calculus I “ready” 

ELEN_PPRU (Electrical Engineering Pre-Program)

Preparatory Engineering, Transfer, or Any Other USU Major

Must complete the following Bridge courses and meet the requirements to be accepted into the pre-program:


Bridge Courses & Requirements

MATH 1220 -Calculus II

First 2 ECE Engineering courses

  • 2.8 or higher GPA
  • No grades less than B
  • No more than 3 repeats

ELEN_PPRU (Electrical Engineering Pre-Program)


Transfer with Pre-Professional Program Courses Completed

  • In Math, Science, Engineering courses must have:
    • -2.8 or higher GPA
    • -C- Grades or better
    • -No more than 3 repeats

    ELEN_PPRU (Electrical Engineering Pre-Program)


    ELEN_PPRU (Electrical Engineering Pre-Program)

    Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

    • 2.8 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
    • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
    • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
    • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

    ELEN_BS (Electrical Engineering Professional Program)


    Pre-Professional Courses Electrical Engineering

    Engineering Courses

    • ECE 1400
    • ECE 1410
    • ECE 2250
    • ECE 2290
    • ECE 2700

    Science Courses

    • PHYS 2210/2215
    • PHYS 2220/2225

    Math Courses

    • MATH 1210
    • MATH 1220
    • MATH 2210
    • MATH 2270
    • MATH 2280

    General Education Courses

    • ENGL 2010

    Environmental Engineering (ENVE) Incoming Student Admission Requirements

    Current Student Status Acceptance Requirements Program Code If Accepted

    Current Student Status

    Acceptance Requirements

    Program Code If Accepted

    Freshman Entrance

    -3.0 minimum High School GPA

    -23 or higher Composite ACT

    -24 or higher Math ACT Score

    -110 or higher Admissions Index Score

    ENVE_PPRU (Environmental Engineering Pre-Program)

    Preparatory Engineering, Transfer, or Any Other USU Major

    Must complete the following Bridge courses and meet the requirements to be accepted into the pre-program:

    Bridge Courses & Requirements

    BIOL 1010

    CHEM 1210

    CHEM 1215

    MATH 1210

    PHYS 2210/2215

    • 2.5 or higher GPA
    • No grades less than C-
    • No more than 2 repeats

    ENVE_PPRU (Environmental Engineering Pre-Program)

    Transfer with Pre-Professional Program Courses Completed

    Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

    • 2.3 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
    • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
    • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
    • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

    ENVE_BS (Environmental Engineering Professional Program)

    ENVE_BS (Environmental Engineering Professional Program)

    Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

    • 2.3 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
    • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
    • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
    • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

    ENVE_BS (Environmental Engineering Professional Program)

    Pre-Professional Courses Environmental Engineering

    Engineering Courses

    • ENGR 2010
    • ENGR 2030
    • ENGR 2270
    • CS 1400
    • CEE 1880
    • CEE 2240
    • CEE 2620
    • CEE 2890
    • BENG 2400 or MAE 2300

    Science Courses

    • CHEM 1210/1215
    • CHEM 1220/1225
    • CHEM 2300
    • PHYS 2210/2215
    • PSC 3000

    Math Courses

    • MATH 1210
    • MATH 1220
    • MATH 2250

    General Education Courses

    • ENGL 2010

    Mechanical and Mechanical with Aerospace Emphasis (MAE) Incoming Student Admission Requirements

    Current Student Status Acceptance Requirements Program Code If Accepted

    Freshman Entrance

    -3.5 minimum High School GPA

    -24 or higher Composite ACT

    -25 or higher Math ACT Score

    -113 or higher Admissions Index Score

    MEEN_PPRU (Mechanical Engineering Pre-Program)

    Preparatory Engineering, Transfer, or Any Other USU Major

    Must complete the following Bridge courses and meet the requirements to be accepted into the pre-program:

    Bridge Courses & Requirements

    CHEM 1210/1215

    MATH 1210

    MATH 1220

    PHYS 2210/2215

    • 3.0 or higher GPA
    • No grades less than C
    • No more than 2 repeats

    MEEN_PPRU (Mechanical Engineering Pre-Program)

    Transfer with Pre-Professional Program Courses Completed

    In Math, Science, Engineering courses must have:

    • 2.8 or higher GPA
    • C- Grades or better
    • No more than 3 repeats

    MEEN_PPRU (Mechanical Engineering Pre-Program)

    MEEN_PPRU (Mechanical Engineering Pre-Program)

    Apply for the Professional Program and meet the following requirements:

    • 2.8 Pre-Professional Engineering GPA
    • C- or better in all pre-professional courses
    • No more than 3 pre-professional repeats
    • Have at least 15 credits of Math, Science, Engineering completed at USU

    MEEN_BS (Mechanical Engineering Professional Program)

    Or

    MEEN_AS_BS (Mechanical Engineering Professional Program with Aerospace Emphasis

    *Incoming International students need to show Math Placement Exam (ALEKS) results or ACT/ACT in addition to the above requirements

    Pre-Professional Courses Mechanical Engineering

    Engineering Courses

    • ENGR 2010
    • ENGR 2030
    • ENGR 2140
    • ENGR 2210
    • MAE 1010
    • MAE 1200
    • MAE 2160
    • MAE 2165
    • MAE 2300

    Science Courses

    • CHEM 1210/1215
    • PHYS 2210/2215
    • PHYS 2220/2225

    Math Courses

    • MATH 1210
    • MATH 1220
    • MATH 2210
    • MATH 2250

    General Education Courses

    • ENGL 2010