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Motorsports Engineering (Minor)

The Motorsports Engineering minor is multidisciplinary and consists of four courses in topics that are relevant to the motorsports and automotive industries. Each course is practice-oriented and consists of integrated lectures and laboratories.

Motorsports Engineering (Minor)


Description


What is Motorsports Engineering at ODU like?

The Motorsports Engineering minor is multidisciplinary and consists of four courses in topics that are relevant to the motorsports and automotive industries. Each course is practice-oriented and consists of integrated lectures and laboratories.

Program Highlights


What makes Motorsports Engineering at ODU unique?

  • Modern and well-equipped laboratories

  • Nationally-recognized faculty

  • Special opportunities to work on projects sponsored by industry

Courses


What are some courses offered in Motorsports Engineering at ODU?

MAE 467:
Racecar Performance


On-track performance of typical racecars (Legends and Baby Grand) to demonstrate and evaluate the interplay between vehicle aerodynamics, suspension system geometry adjustments, tire selection and operating pressure on overall racecar performance and handling. Laboratory testing via on-board instrumentation during skid pad and road course evaluation; computer simulation to investigate various car set-ups. Prerequisites: MAE 303 with a grade of C or better, or MET 330 and MAE 205 with a grade of C or better, or MET 310.

Requirements


What are the requirements to apply for Motorsports Engineering at ODU?

Students entering the Minor program in Motorsports Engineering should meet the minimum university admission requirements (Undergraduate Admission)

Cost

Tuition and Fees

Estimated rates for the 2022-23 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.

Virginia Resident


Per Credit:

$ 374

Non-Resident


Per Credit:

$ 1,039

Active Duty Military Rate


Per Credit:

$ 250

Technology Delivered Courses Outside Virginia and/or the United States


Per Credit:

$ 407

Ways to Save

Here are a few ways for you to save on the cost of attending ODU. For more information visit University Student Financial aid

Next Steps


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PROFESSOR


Name:

Sushil Chaturvedi


Location:

238B KAUFMAN HALL, NORFOLK, VA, 23529



Office:

757-683-3731


Undergraduate Admissions


Location:

1004 Rollins Hall, Norfolk, VA 23529


Phone Office:

757-683-3685


Fax:

757-683-3255


Email:

admissions@odu.edu


International Admissions


Location:

2101 Dragas Hall, Norfolk, VA 23529


Phone Office:

757-683-3701


Fax:

757-683-3651


Email:

intladm@odu.edu

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