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Electrical Engineering Requirements

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Electrical Engineering Requirements (123 Hours)

Students may apply for certification into the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree program after completion of the following courses with a grade of C or better: CHEM 105; CPT S 121 or 251; CPT S 122 or E E 221; E E 214; ENGLISH 101; MATH 171, 172, 220, 273; PHYSICS 201, 202.

No courses listed in this schedule of study may be taken on a pass/fail basis. All listed E E and CPT S courses, required electives, and prerequisites to these courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.
First Year
First TermHours
CHEM 105 [PSCI]4
ENGR 1202
MATH 171 [QUAN]4
Second TermHours
CPT S 1214
MATH 1724
MATH 2202
Second Year
First TermHours
CPT S 1224
E E 214 4
MATH 2732
Second TermHours
Creative & Professional Arts [ARTS]3
E E 2344
E E 2613
E E 2621
ECONS 101 [SSCI] or 102 [SSCI]3
MATH 3153
Complete Writing Portfolio
Third Year
First TermHours
E E 3113
E E 3213
E E 3313
E E 3523
Engineering Science Elective I13
Second TermHours
E E 3413
E E 361 3
Engineering Science II13
MATH 3603
Track Elective23
Fourth Year
First TermHours
Biological Sciences [BSCI]3 or 4
Diversity [DIVR]3
E E 4152
ENGLISH 402, 403, or Communication [COMM] or Written Communication [WRTG]3
Track Electives26
Second TermHours
300-400-level Track Electives26
E E 416 [M]3
Humanities [HUM]3
Integrative Capstone [CAPS]3
Complete E E Exit Interview and Survey

1Engineering Science Electives (6 credits): Choose from CE 211, ME 212, 301, MSE 302.
2Students follow one of five tracks for an emphasis in their degree program (15 credits minimum): Power Track: required: E E 362 [M], 491, at least 6 credits from E E 486, 489, 492, 493, 494, and remaining credits from list of approved technical electives; Microelectronics Track: required: E E 351, 431, 476, 496, and at least one from E E 464, 489, 495; Systems Track: required: E E 464, 489, at least one from E E 432, 451, and two from E E 351, 431, 432, 451, 470, 495; General Track: at least one from E E 324 [M], 351, 362 [M], 489, and remaining credits from list of approved technical electives with a minimum of nine credits 400-level E E courses; or Computer Engineering Track: required: E E 434, 466, at least one from E E 324 [M], 334, CPT S 360, and remaining credits from list of approved technical electives with a minimum of three credits 400-level E E courses.

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