Dual Degree in Mechanical Engineering and Business

The Dual Degree in Mechanical Engineering and General Business Management is designed for students with an interest in both engineering and business. The program combines the applied engineering concepts of mechanical engineering with knowledge of the financial, marketing and management disciplines of the business program. Students in this dual program will have skills to prepare them for a wide variety of opportunities in industry or advanced graduate education. The double major program requires approximately five years to complete. Upon completion, students receive a B.A. degree in business administration and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering.

Double Major in Mechanical Engineering (B.S.M.E.) and General Business Management (B.A.)

Students must complete the appropriate Engineering Major Requirements and the respective Engineering allied requirements for the B.S. in Mechanical Engineering


  • ACCT 210 Introduction to Financial Accounting (4 credits)
  • ACCT 215 Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
  • BETH 301 Business Ethics (4 credits)
  • BUSN 200 Business Learning Through Service (0 credit)
  • OPMT 310 Operations Management (4 credits)
  • FINC 321 Financial Management (4 credits)
  • MGMT 305 Management and Organizational Behavior (4 credits)
  • MGMT 480 Strategic Management (4 credits)
  • MKTG 300 Principles of Marketing (4 credits)

Plus one of the following:

  • BLAW 301 Legal Environment of Business (4 credits)
  • BLAW 302 Business Law for Accounting (4 credits)
  • BLAW 303 International Business Law (4 credits)

Plus additional allied requirements:

  • ECON 251 Principles of Macroeconomics (4 credits)
  • ECON 252 Principles of Microeconomics (4 credits)
  • STAT 220 Statistics (4 credits)
  • COJO 105 Communications in the Workplace (4 credits)

From: University of St. Thomas Catalog. See catalog site for updates.