Engineering Mechanics – Online Microcredential

Learn the principles of mechanics to solve real-time engineering problems

Pursuing an engineering education at the university level is a wise career decision. Earning a special credential in the process that will serve you well professionally is even wiser.

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Gain the knowledge to solve problems that are encountered in almost every engineering application by earning a microcredential in engineering mechanics online. Watch the video »

By enrolling in Oregon State University’s online microcredential in engineering mechanics, you’ll gain the foundational knowledge every engineering student needs — whether you’re enrolled at Oregon State or another institution. You’ll also develop the skills to adeptly work with engineering technology, complete first-line engineering tasks and more.

Coursework

Required courses (9 credits)

Prerequisite courses

Skills

The in-demand skills you'll develop as a student in this microcredential will give you what you need to stand out and level up in your career.

  • Applied mechanics
  • Calculus
  • Geometry
  • Materials science
  • Problem solving
  • Trigonometry
  • Verbal communication
  • Written communication

Start working toward an engineering bachelor's degree

The course credits you earn in this microcredential can be directly applied toward a full Oregon State engineering bachelor’s degree program that is offered on campus in Corvallis or Bend or at another institution.

If you plan to apply these credits toward a full degree, we encourage you to first contact the program to learn about the degree requirements. Please note that acceptance into a microcredential does not guarantee acceptance into a degree program.

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