Typical Course Schedule

Below is a semester-by-semester presentation of what your schedule might look like as you work to fulfill the 128 credits required for a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree at the School of Engineering. Following the schedule are Important Notes that you should review as they are essential elements to your course of study.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

MA 1024 Calculus I, Credits: 4.00
CS 1133 Engineering Problem Solving and Programming, Credits: 3.00
EG 1003 Introduction to Engineering and Design, Credits: 3.00
EG 1001 Engineering and Technology Forum, Credits: 1.00
EN 1013W College Writing Workshop, Credits: 3.00

Spring Semester

MA 1124 Calculus II, Credits: 4.00
PH 1013 Mechanics, Credits: 3.00
CM 1004 General Chemistry For Engineers, Credits: 4.00
EE 1002 Introduction to Electrical Engineering, Credits: 2.00
HuSS 1023W First-Year Writing Seminar, Credits: 3.00

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

MA 2012 Elements of Linear Algebra I, Credits: 2.00
MA 2132 Ordinary Differential Equations, Credits: 2.00
PH 2023 Electricity, Magnetism, & Fluids, Credits: 3.00
PH 2021 Introductory Physics Laboratory I, Credits: .50
EE 2013 Fundamentals of Electric Circuits I, Credits: 3.00
CS 2204 Digital Logic and State Machine Design, Credits: 4.00
HuSS course

Spring Semester

MA 2112 Multivariable Calculus A, Credits: 2.00
MA 2122 Multivariable Calculus B, Credits: 2.00
PH 2033 Waves, Optics, & Thermodynamics, Credits: 3.00
PH 2031 Introductory Physics Laboratory II, Credits: .50
EE 2024 Fundamentals of Electric Circuits II, Credits: 4.00
CS 2164 Introduction to Programming in C, Credits: 4.00

Junior Year

Fall Semester

MA 3112 Complex Variables I, Credits: 2.00
MA 3012 Introduction to Probability I, Credits: 2.00
EE 3054 Signals and Systems, Credits: 4.00
EE 3114 Fundamentals of Electronics I, Credits: 4.00
HuSS course

Spring Semester

EE 3604 Electromagnetic Waves, Credits: 4.00
2 restricted electives
HuSS course

Senior Year

Fall Semester

EE 4XX3 Design Project I, Credits: 3.00
EE 4001 Ece Professional Development & Presentation, Credits: 1.00
Restricted elective
EE/EL elective
2 HuSS courses

Spring Semester

EE 4XX3 Design Project II, Credits: 3.00
2 EE/EL electives
2 EE/CS/EL electives
HuSS course

Important Notes

  • A grade of at least C is required in CS 1133, CS 2204, EE 2013, EE 2024, and EE 3054
  • A technical GPA of 2.0 based on all courses prefixed EE, CS, or EL
  • HuSS course selections must conform to Institute requirements as found in the catalog
  • Restricted electives must be 3 of the following 4:
    • EE 3124 Fundamentals of Electronics II, Credits: 4.00
    • EE 3824 Electric Energy Conversion Systems, Credits: 4.00
    • EE 3404 Fundamentals of Communication Theory, Credits: 4.00
    • EE 3064 Feedback Control, Credits: 4.00
  • One of the following can be used in place of an EE/EL elective:
    • MG 2204 Financial Accounting, Credits: 4.00
    • FIN 2103 Creating and Understanding Financial Statements, Credits: 3.00
    • EC 2524 Managerial Microeconomics, Credits: 4.00 (may note be used for HuSS elective)