364 - Electrical Engineering


Program Title
Electrical Engineering
Degree Designation
Program Level
Instruction Mode
On Campus
Program Description
This program emphasizes analog and digital electronics, computers, communications, controls and computer aided design. The coursework is designed to equip the student with the skills to work in research and design positions in the high technology electronics industry. The program is also preparation for graduate study in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science.
Electrical & Computer Engineering
College of Science and Engineering


Credits: 106-109

Program Requirements

85-86 credits: GENG 101, GENG 102, ECE 201, ECE 202, ECE 210, ECE 220, ECE 301, ECE 314, ECE 316, ECE 320, ECE 323, GENG 380, ECE 391, ECE 461, ECE 462; CSCI 201; CHEM 210; PHYS 234, PHYS 235; MATH 221, MATH 222, MATH 327, and MATH 320 or MATH 321 or PHYS 346.


21-23 credits: Junior Elective (3-4 credits): Select one course from MME 201, MME 211, MME 224, MME 243; PHYS 328, PHYS 329, PHYS 333, PHYS 334, PHYS 435, PHYS 436, PHYS 445, ECE 390, any 400 level ECE courses. STAT Elective (3 credits): STAT 353 or STAT 417. Depth Sequence (6 credits): Select one sequence from the following: (1) Electronics: ECE 411 and ECE 482. (2) Power: ECE 411 and ECE 412. (3) Digital: ECE 421 and ECE 422 or ECE 423 or ECE 424. (4) Systems: Select two courses from ECE 424, ECE 431, ECE 432, ECE 433, ECE 451, ECE 452, ECE 471, ECE 473, ECE 474. Breadth Electives (6 credits). Select two courses from ECE 411, ECE 412, ECE 421, ECE 422, ECE 423, ECE 424, ECE 431, ECE 440, ECE 451, ECE 471, ECE 482. Senior Elective (3-4 credits): Select one course from PHYS 435, PHYS 436, PHYS 445; ENGR 425, ENGR 447; MATH 411 MATH 421, MATH 423, MATH 427, MATH 452, MATH 455; STAT 447; CSCI 330, CSCI 331, CSCI 421, CSCI 450; any 400 level ECE courses; MME 352, MME 450. No elective courses can double count.

Admission To Teacher Education: 0

Upper Division Writing Met

ECE Dept.

Admissions Requirements

  • Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing Requirement by successfully completing GENG 380.


Required to complete GENG 101, GENG 102, ECE 201, ECE 210, ECE 220, ENGL 191, MATH 221, MATH 222, PHYS 234, PHYS 235, and CHEM 210 with a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.00. C or better in GENG 102, ECE 201, and ECE 220 is required. The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering offered by the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

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Learning Outcomes

An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors
An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts
An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

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