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473A Curriculum

#473A Mechanical Engineering (Shore Facilities), 1103P

Approved Schools

Georgia Institute of Technology University of Colorado
North Carolina State University University of Florida
Oregon State University University of Hawaii***
Pennsylvania State University University of Illinois
Purdue University University of Maryland 
Texas A&M University University of South Carolina
University of Arkansas University of Texas, Austin
University of California, Berkeley*  

*Must be a California resident to attend
***Limited to students currently stationed in Hawaii


  1. Curriculum Number: 473A Mechanical Engineering (Shore Facilities Option)
  2. Curriculum taught at NPS and Civilian Institutions: Arkansas, California at Berkeley, Colorado, Florida, Georgia Tech, Hawaii, Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Maryland, North Carolina State, Penn State, Purdue, South Carolina, Texas at Austin, Texas A&M, Washington.
  3. Students are Fully Funded.
  4. Curriculum Length in Months: 9-12 Months
  5. APC Required: N/A
  6. The officer must understand the fundamental concepts and be familiar with the basic functional areas of Mechanical Engineering (Shore Facilities) within the Department of the Navy (DON) and the Department of Defense (DOD) including:

473A Educational Skills Requirements (ESRs)