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2021-2022 Catalog
Electrical Engineering (BS in Electrical Engineering)

Program Description for Electrical Engineering

Major: Electrical Engineering Degree: BS in Electrical Engineering


All Engineering Prerequisites must be completed with a "C" or higher. (29.00 credit hours)

MATH Math requirement:

  • MAC2311 Calculus I
  • MAC2312 Calculus II
  • MAC2313 Calculus III
  • MAP2302 Ordinary Diff. Equations
    *Students must complete Pre-Calculus at the college level with a "C" or higher to take Calculus I.
    *MAC2281, 2282, and 2283 may be substituted for MAC2311, 2312, and 2213.
    *MAP2305 may be substituted for MAP2302.

CHEMISTRY Chemistry requirement:

  • CHM2045+L General Chemistry
    *CHS1440 may be substituted for CHM2045. If CHS1440 is 4.0 cr hrs and includes lab, it may be used for CHM2045C.
    *CHM2045C may be substituted for CHM2045&L.

PHYSICS I Physics I requirement:

  • PHY2048+L Calculus Based Physics I *
    *Students who did not successfully complete high school physics must complete PHY1020C Intro to Physics with a "C" or higher before completing Calculus Physics I.
    *Calculus Based Physics has an additional prerequisite of Calculus I and a Co-requisite of Calculus II.
    *PHY2048C may be substituted for lecture and lab.
    *PHY2043 may be substituted for the lecture.

PHYSICS II Physics II requirement:

  • PHY2049+L Calculus Based Physics II *
    *PHY2049C may be substituted for lecture and lab.
    *PHY2044 may be substituted for the lecture.


Electrical Engineering Foundation: (6 courses - 16.0 semester hours)

COP2220 Computer Science I (3 Credits)

EGN1001 Introduction to Engineering I (2 Credits)

EGN2009 Introduction to Engineering II (2 Credits)

EGN3311 Statics (3 Credits)

SELECT one of the following:

  • EGN3321 Dynamics
  • EML3100 Thermodynamics I

STA3032 (GM) Prob/Statistics for Engrs (3 Credits)

Core Requirements

Electrical Engineering Core: (16 courses - 49.0 semester hours)

EEL3111 Circuit Analysis I (3 Credits)

EEL3112 Circuit Analysis II (3 Credits)

EEL3117L Electrical Circuits Laboratory (1 Credit)

EEL3135 Signals and Systems (3 Credits)

EEL3216 Introduction to Power Systems (3 Credits)

EEE3308 Electronic Circuits I (3 Credits)

EGN3203 Modern Computational Methods (3 Credits)

EEL3472 Electromagnetic Fields Applic (3 Credits)

EEL3701C Introduction Digital Systems (4 Credits)

EEE4309C Electronic Circuits II (4 Credits)

EEL4514 Communication Systems (3 Credits)

EEL4657C Linear Control Systems (4 Credits)

EEL4712C Digital Design (4 Credits)

EEL4744C Microcontroller Applications (4 Credits)

EEL4914 Senior Capstone Design I (1 Credit)

EEL4915 Senior Capstone Design II (3 Credits)

Technical Electives

Electrical Engineering Technical Electives: (10.0 semester hours)

SELECT 10 Hrs. from the following:

  • EEL 3211 Intro to Electric Machines (3)
  • EEE 4314L Advanced Electronics (2)
  • EEE 4396 Solid State Electronic Devices (3)
  • EEL 4440 Optical Fiber Communications (3)
  • EEL 4514L Communications Systems Lab (1)
  • EEL 4610 State-Space Control Systems (3)
  • EEL 4713 Digital Computer Architecture (3)
  • EEL 4713L Digital Computer Architecture Lab (1)
  • EEL 4750 Intro to Digital Signal Processing (3)
  • EEL 4750L Digital Signal Processing Lab (1)
  • EEL 4829 Digital Electronic Imaging (3)
  • EEL 4905 Individual Study (1-3, repeated for max 6)
  • EEL 4949 Co-op Experience (0-1)
  • EGN 3613 Economics for Engineers (2)
  • COP 3503 Computer Science II (3)
  • COP 3530 Data Structures (4)
  • EEL 4930/1 Special Topics in EE (1-4)