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USC Catalogue 2022-2023 
USC Catalogue 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOGUE]

Applied Mechanics (BS)

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The requirement for this degree is 128 units. A cumulative grade point average of C (2.0) is required in all upper-division courses applied toward the major, regardless of the department in which the courses are taken. See the common requirements for undergraduate degrees section .

Composition/Writing Requirements

Total units: 8

General Education

Pre-Major Requirements

Total units: 36

Major Requirements

Civil Engineering

Total units: 24

Major Electives

  • Free electives Units: 4 **
  • Technical electives Units: 28
  • Approved electives in computer programming Units: 4

Total units: 128

*GE Category VI and WRIT 150  are taken concurrently.

**The choice of free electives in the fourth year requires approval of the administering department.

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