Are you a student wanting to change majors to petroleum engineering from either another College of Engineering department or from Texas A&M University departments outside the College of Engineering?

Please complete all of the following first-year coursework with a minimum grade of “C” before you apply:

  • ENGL 104
  • MATH 151 and MATH 152
  • PHYS 218
  • CHEM 107 and CHEM 117; or CHEM 102 and CHEM 112

Since applications to petroleum engineering are competitive, it is best if you have at least a 3.0 GPA in these courses. 

If you have completed the courses above, you may apply by completing and submitting the Change of Major Request Application below. Deadlines are indicated in the application form. 

Have questions? Check out the application first. If you cannot find the answers, email our undergraduate department at

Change of Major Request Application