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Electrical 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.

Electrical Engineering

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Freshman Fall
ECE 1400
Computer Programming 1
4
MATH 1210
Calculus 1
4
GENERAL EDUCATION
Breadth Course (BHU)
3
GENERAL EDUCATION
Breadth Course (BCA)
3
GENERAL EDUCATION
Breadth Course (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 2250
Electrical Circuits 1
3
MATH 2210
Multi-Variable Calculus
3
MATH 2270
Linear Algebra
3
PHYS 2220
Physics 2
4
PHYS 2225
Physics 2 Lab
1
GENERAL EDUCATION
Breadth Course (BLS)
3
Total Credits 17
Sophomore Spring
ECE 2290
Electrical Circuits 2
3
ENGL 2010
Intermediate Writing
3
MATH 2280
Ordinary Differential Equations
3
GENERAL EDUCATION
Breadth Life Science (BLS)
3
ECE 3700
Digital System Design
3
 
 
 
Total Credits 15

Professional Program

Junior Fall
ECE 3620
Continuous-Time Sys. & Sig.
3
ECE 3710
Microcontrollers
4
ECE 3810
Engineering Professionalism
1
ENGR 3080
Technical Communication
3
MATH 5710
Intro to Probability
3
GENERAL EDUCATION
Depth Course (DHA)
3
 
 
 
Total Credits 17
Junior Spring
ECE 3410
Microelectronics 1
4
ECE 3640
Discrete-Time Sys. & Sig.
3
ECE 3870
Electromagnetics 1
4
GENERAL EDUCATION
Depth Course (DSS)
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Credits 14
Senior Fall
ECE 4820
Electrical Engineering Design 1
1
ECE 4830
Engineering Communication 1
1
EE Electives
 
3
EE Electives
 
3
EE Electives
 
3
EE Electives
 
3
Technical Elective
 
1
Total Credits 15
Senior Spring
ECE 4840
Electrical Engr. Design 2
2
ECE 4850
Engineering Comm. 2
1
EE Elective
 
3
EE Elective
 
3
EE Elective
 
3
MATH/SCIENCE ELECTIVE
 
3
 
 
 
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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