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Computer Engineering Undergraduate Program Requirements

Sample four-year plan*

*For current program requirements and other important information, it is crucial that students meet with their academic advisor regularly.

Computer Engineering

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Pre-Professional Program

Freshman Fall
ECE 1400
Computer Programming 1
4
MATH 1210
Calculus 1
4
General Education
Breadth American Inst. (BHU)
3
General Education
Breadth Creative Arts (BCA)
3
General Education
Breadth Humanities (BAI)
3
 
 
 
Total Credits 17
Freshman Spring
ECE 1410
Computer Programming 2
3
ECE 2700
Digital Circuits
4
MATH 1220
Calculus 2
4
PHYS 2210
Physics 1
4
PHYS 2215
Physics 1 Lab
1
 
 
 
TOTAL Credits 16
Sophomore Fall
ECE 2420
Algorithms & Data Dtructures
3
ECE 2250
Electrical Circuits 1
3
ENGL 2010
Intermediate Writing
3
MATH 2270
Linear Algebra
3
PHYS 2220
Physics 2
4
PHYS 2225
Physics 2 Lab
1
Total Credits 17
Sophomore Spring
ECE 3700
Digital System Design
3
ECE 2290
Electrical Circuits 2
3
MATH 2280
Differential Equations
3
MATH/SCIENCE ELECTIVE
See approved list
3
General Education
Breadth Course (BLS)
3
 
 
 
Total Credits 15

Professional Program

Junior Fall
ECE 3620
Continuous Time Systems
3
ECE 3710
Microcontrollers
4
ECE 5720
Comp. Sys. Programming
3
MATH 3310
Discrete Mathematics
3
General Education
Depth Course (DSS)
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Credits 16
Junior Spring
ECE 3410
Microelectronics 1
4
ECE 3810
Engineering Professionalism
1
ENGR 3080
Technical Communication
3
STAT 3000
Statistics for Scientists
3
Technical Elective
Coding Intensive Elective
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Credits 14
Senior Fall
ECE 4820
Computer Engr. Design 1
1
ECE 4830
Engineering Comm. 1
1
ECE 5600
Intro to Computer Networking
3
Technical Elective
High Level Elective
3
Technical Elective
Coding Intensive Elective
3
Technical Elective
Core Comp. Engr. Elective
3
General Education
Breadth Course (BSS)
3
Total Credits 17
Senior Spring
ECE 4840
Computer Engr. Design 2
2
ECE 4850
Engineering Comm. 2
1
Technical Elective
High Level Elective
3
Technical Elective
Core Comp. Engr. Elective
3
Technical Elective
High Level Elective
3
GENERAL EDUCATION
Depth Course (DHA)
2
 
 
 
Total Credits 15

*This is an example of a 4-year academic plan. For Current Requirements, please meet with an academic advisor.

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