Basic Engineering

General and Basic Engineering

The General and Basic Engineering (GBE) Department provides a high-quality, uniform first-year program of study for undecided first-year engineering students (the Basic Engineering, or BE, major) in the College of Engineering at Tennessee Tech. The GBE Department also offers a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Degree (the Engineering, or ENGR, major). BE students may change their major to any degree-granting department in the College of Engineering at any time during the first year.