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Electrical Engineering, B.S.E.E.

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CIP Code:  CODE: 4280 (141001-01)

Total Credit Hours:  128

Degree Awarded:  Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Career Opportunities:  Utilities companies, architectural or engineering firms, aeronautical/aerospace or automotive industries, computer firms, consumer product agencies, oceanography, transportation industry

Students with Math ACT sub-score of 28 or above, and with at least 8 weeks of trigonometry in high school may register for MATH 270 - Calculus I upon entry. Students with Math ACT sub-score between 26-27 may take the advanced placement test given by the Math Department or MATH 143 - Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry. Those who do not meet these qualifications and have an ACT sub-score in Math of at least 23 must take MATH 109 - Pre-Calculus Algebra and MATH 110 - Pre-Calculus Trigonometry and Function Theory. Students requiring pre-calculus courses are advised to complete these courses in the summer semester prior to the freshman year.


Freshman Year

Required Courses

    UNIV 100 - First Year Seminar: Cajun Connection 2 Credit(s).
    UNIV 200 - Information Literacy 2 Credit(s).
    CMPS 150 - Introduction to Computer Science 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 140 - Computer Engineering 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 240 - Digital Systems 3 Credit(s).
    ENGL 101 - Introduction to Academic Writing 3 Credit(s).
    ENGL 102 - Writing and Research About Culture 3 Credit(s).
    MATH 270 - Calculus I 4 Credit(s).
    MATH 301 - Calculus II 4 Credit(s).
    PHYS 201 - General Physics I 4 Credit(s).

Elective
HIST (3 Credits)

Arts, history, literature and biology electives must be chosen from the College of Engineering approved list posted on the department web pages.

Total: 34 Credits


Sophomore Year

Required Courses

    CMPS 260 - Introduction to Data Structures and Software Design 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 260 - Computational Methods in Electrical Engineering 1 Credit(s).
    EECE 340 - Microprocessors 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 355 - Circuits and Signals I 4 Credit(s).
    EECE 356 - Circuits and Signals II 4 Credit(s).
    ENGR 218 - Statics and Strength of Materials 3 Credit(s).
    MATH 302 - Calculus III 4 Credit(s).
    MATH 350 - Differential Equations 3 Credit(s).
    PHYS 202 - General Physics II 4 Credit(s).

Elective

BIOL SCI (3 Credits)

Arts, history, literature and biology electives must be chosen from the College of Engineering approved list posted on the department web pages.

Total: 35 Credits


Junior Year

Required Courses

    EECE 342 - Microprocessor Lab 1 Credit(s).
    EECE 344 - Engineering Electromagnetics 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 353 - Electronic Circuits 4 Credit(s).
    EECE 380 - Random Processes for Electrical Engineering 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 444 - Circuits and Signals III 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 447 - Electrical Machines and Power 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 452 - Communications Engineering I 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 461(G) - Control Systems I 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 470 - Physical Electronics II 3 Credit(s).

Electives

Sci Lab (1 Credit)
EECE (3 Credits)

EECE electives must be from approved list posted on the department web pages.

List of specific electives that satisfy requirements of concentrations in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Communication Engineering are posted on the department web pages.
EECE Lab (1 Credit)

Total: 31 Credits


Senior Year

Required Courses

    ECON 430(G) - Industrial Economics and Finance 3 Credit(s).
    EECE 423 - Seminar I 1 Credit(s).
    EECE 443 - Design Lab I 2 Credit(s).
    EECE 460 - Design Lab II 3 Credit(s).
    ENGL 365 - Technical Writing 3 Credit(s).

Electives

EECE (9 Credits)

EECE electives must be from approved list posted on the department web pages.

List of specific electives that satisfy requirements of concentrations in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Communication Engineering are posted on the department web pages.
BHSC (3 Credits)
LIT (3 Credits)

Arts, history, literature and biology electives must be chosen from the College of Engineering approved list posted on the department web pages.
ARTS (3 Credits)

Arts elective must be from DANC, MUS, THEA, or VIAR.

Arts, history, literature and biology electives must be chosen from the College of Engineering approved list posted on the department web pages.

Total: 28 Credits

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