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4-Year Plan

Stay on track to graduate with our semester-by-semester plan. Download the Petroleum Curricula Flowcharts for 2013-2015, 2015-2017 and 2017-2019 to see which pre- and co-requisites you need.

Freshman Year

First Semester

Course Credits
CHEM 107 General Chemistry I 3
ENGL 101 Rhetoric & Composition 3
PETE 101 Intro to Petroleum Engineering 1
MATH 270 Calculus I 4
UNIV 100 Cajun Connection 3

Second Semester

Course Credits
CHEM 108 General Chemistry II 3
CHEM 115 General Chemistry II Lab 2
ENGL 102 Composition & Literature 3
GEOL 111 Physical Geology 4
MATH 301 Calculus II 4

Sophomore Year

First Semester

Course Credits
ECON 300 Fundamentals of Economics 3
GEOL 314 Structural Geology 4
MATH 350 Differential Equations 3
PHYS 201 General Physics I 4
Biology Elective 3

Second Semester

Course Credits
ENGR 218 Statics & Mechanics 3
ENGL 365 Technical Writing 3
ENGR 201 Electrical Circuits 3
PETE 382 Drilling Fluids 3
PETE 384 Drilling Fluids Lab 1
Literature Elective 3

Junior Year

First Semester

Course Credits
ENGR 301 Thermodynamics 3
ENGR 305 Transport Phenomenon 3
PETE 391 Phase Behavior 3
PETE 491 Drilling Engineering 3
PETE 493 Drilling Engineering Lab 1
History Elective 3

Second Semester

Course Credits
MATH/STAT Elective 3
ECON 430 Industrial Economics & Finance 3
PETE 392 Reservoir Fluid Flow 3
PETE 394 Reservoir Fluid Flow Lab 1
PETE 481 Petroleum Formation Evaluation 3
PETE 483 Petroleum Formation Evaluation Lab 1
Arts Elective 3

Senior Year

First Semester

Course Credits
PETE 401 Senior Design I 1
PETE 484 Well Planning & Construction 3
PETE 486 Production Engineering 3
PETE 488 Production Engineering Lab 1
PETE 494 Reservoir Engineering 3
PETE 496 Reservoir Engineering Lab 1
PETE/GEOL Elective 3

Second Semester

Course Credits
PETE 402 Senior Design II 1
PETE 478 Natural Gas Engineering 3
PETE 482 Imp. Petroleum Recovery 3
PETE 485 Risk Analysis 3
PETE 489 Well Comp; P&R 3
PETE Elective 3