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Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

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Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Degree Requirements

A total of 128 credit hours is required for the B.S. degree in electrical engineering, as follows:

Electrical Engineering (64 hours)

EECS 101 New Student Seminar 1
EECS 140 Introduction to Digital Logic Design 4
EECS 168 Programming I 4
EECS 211 Circuits I 3
EECS 212 Circuits II 4
EECS 312 Electronic Circuits I 3
EECS 360 Signal and System Analysis 4
EECS 388 Computer Systems and Assembly Language 4
EECS 412 Electronic Circuits II 4
EECS 420 Electromagnetics II 4
EECS 443 Digital Systems Design 4
EECS 444 Control Systems 3
EECS 470 Electronic Devices and Properties of Materials 3
EECS 501 Senior Design Laboratory I 3
EECS 502 Senior Design Laboratory II 3
EECS 562 Introduction to Communication Systems 4
Senior electives (Any EECS course numbered 400 or above excluding EECS 498 and EECS 692. Only one of EECS 643 and EECS 645 may be used to satisfy EE degree requirements. Under unusual circumstances other courses can be considered but only with an accompanying petition.) 9

Mathematics (18 hours)

MATH 121 Calculus I 5
MATH 122 Calculus II 5
MATH 220 Applied Differential Equations 3
MATH 290 Elementary Linear Algebra 2
EECS 461 Probability and Statistics 3

Basic Science (17 hours)

CHEM 150 Chemistry for Engineers or
CHEM 184 Foundations of Chemistry
PHSX 211 General Physics I 4
EECS 220 Electromagnetics I 4
PHSX 313 General Physics III 3
PHSX 316 Intermediate Physics Laboratory I 1

Professional Electives (6 hours)

2 courses from the following list of approved technical, scientific, and professional courses: 6

English (6 hours)

ENGL 101 Composition
ENGL 102 Critical Reading and Writing 3

Communication (3 hours)

1 of the following courses:
ENGL 362 Foundations of Technical Writing (3) or
COMS 130 Speaker-Audience Communication (3)

Humanities/Social Science Electives (15 hours)

Economics elective: ECON 142 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (preferred) or
ECON 144 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
Humanities/social science electives selected from the list of principal courses or honors principal courses in humanities and social sciences. Any course designated H or S with a principal course as a prerequisite is also acceptable. Western civilization (HWC) and non-Western culture courses also count as humanities courses. 12

Credit for Foreign Language. Foreign language courses (other than English or a student’s native language) may be used for up to 6 credit hours of humanities/social sciences electives.

Credit for ROTC Courses. Up to 6 hours of ROTC may be petitioned to count toward the professional elective requirement.

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