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Engineering major entry coursework

Each engineering department requires certain courses in math, science, communication, and engineering fundamentals. Depending on your student status, requirements vary:

Your student statusRequired coursework
Engineering undeclared students

Placement requirements by major

Enrollment requirements: Courses that must be completed before starting core major coursework

Student applying to engineering majors through the capacity-constrained admission process: Prospective transfer student; current UW student, not Engineering Undeclared; ENGRUD student with significant advanced creditApplication and enrollment requirements by major