Advanced Manufacturing Systems, BS

Northeastern’s Bachelor of Science in Advanced Manufacturing Systems will create pathways for entry- and midlevel manufacturing employees to deepen their knowledge and gain new skills across the advanced manufacturing ecosystem. The program’s challenge-based learning architecture balances autonomy with a structured path through a rigorous curriculum.    

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Note: Courses listed below with titles in parentheses are pending approval.

University-Wide Requirement

Minimum 120 total semester hours required

Minimum 2.000 GPA required

Students must earn a minimum of 60 Northeastern University semester hours in order to receive a bachelor’s degree.

Note: Individual program requirements may exceed the above minima.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Foundation Courses

29 semester hours required

English
ENG 1105
and ENG 1106
College Writing 1
and Lab for ENG 1105
4
ENG 3105
and ENG 3106
Writing for the Professions: Science and Engineering
and Lab for ENG 3105
4
Math
MTH 2120Technical Math 13
MTH 2220Technical Math 23
MTH 2500Statistical Quality Control3
Science
CHM 1100General Chemistry 13
PHY 1200Physics 13
Philosophy
PHL 2140Ethical Issues in Science and Engineering3
Communication
CMN 1100Organizational Communication3

Advanced Manufacturing Foundation Courses

24 semester hours required

AVM 1100Fundamental Measurement Analysis3
AVM 1150Fundamentals of Manufacturing Systems3
AVM 1200Fundamentals of Safety, Health, and Environmental Issues3
EET 3100Electronics 13
GET 1100Introduction to Engineering and Technology3
GET 1150Foundations of Engineering Graphics and Design3
MET 2000Engineering Computer-Aided Design and Tolerance Analysis3
MET 2040Engineering Manufacturing Process3

Advanced Manufacturing Core Courses 

45 semester hours required

AVM 2200Composite Materials and Applications3
AVM 2250Materials Performance and Applications3
AVM 2400Fundamentals of Inspection Processes3
AVM 3000Materials Processing3
AVM 3300Assessment Metrics for Supply Chain Systems3
AVM 3100Nondestructive Testing3
AVM 4100 (Mechatronics)3
AVM 4200Engineering Metrology and Measurements3
AVM 4300Advanced Manufacturing and Additive Processes3
CET 4210Robotics3
GET 3100Computer Control of Manufacturing Processes3
MET 3300Engineering Materials Science3
MET 4100Mechanical Engineering Systems Design3
MGT 2220Supply Chain Management3

Advanced Manufacturing Capstone

Grand challenges at the end of each accelerator will make up this requirement:
GET 4850Engineering Technology Capstone Project Execution4

Electives

Complete a minimum of 18 semester hours.

Term 1Hours
GET 11003
MTH 21203
PHL 21403
AVM 11003
 12
Term 2Hours
MTH 22203
EET 31003
ENG 1105
and ENG 1106
4
AVM 11503
 13
Term 3Hours
ENG 3105
and ENG 3106
4
GET 11503
CHM 11003
MTH 2500 (Statistical Quality Control)3
 13
Term 4Hours
PHY 12003
MET 20003
AVM 1200 (Fundamentals of Safety, Health, and Environmental Issues )3
MET 20403
 12
Term 5Hours
MGT 22203
AVM 3300 (Supply Chain System Engineering )3
AVM 3500 (Business Operations and Supply Chain )3
 9
Term 6Hours
MET 33003
AVM 2250 (Materials Performance )3
AVM 3000 (Materials Processing )3
 9
Term 7Hours
AVM 31003
AVM 24003
AVM 42003
 9
Term 8Hours
MET 41003
AVM 43003
Open elective3
Open elective3
 12
Term 9Hours
GET 3100 (Computer Control of Manufacturing Processes)3
CET 42103
AVM 4100 (Mechatronics)3
GET 48504
 13
Term 10Hours
AVM 2200 (Composite Manufacturing )3
Open elective 3
Open elective3
Open elective3
Technical elective3
Technical elective3
 18
Total Hours: 120