Eight-Semester Plan for B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology

Major Program Guide For: B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology
Suggested Course Sequence

 

Freshman Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ENGL 101 Composition I 3 C1 ENGL 102 Composition II * 3
LS C4   Wellness 3 C3 COMM 201 Communications 3
    First Year Seminar 3 C2 MATH 146 Precalculus 4
    Perspective 3     Perspective 3
    Perspective 3     Perspective 3

List Pre-requisites and any statement pertaining to course or program:
ENGL 101 is a PREQ for ENGL 102.

Sophomore Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
EE 200 Computer Utilization in C++ 3 ECET 242 Electronic Circuits* 4
ECET 231 Circuit Analysis I * 4 ECET 290 Computer Engineering Fundamentals 3
PHYS 130 Introductory Physics I 4 ECET 211 Electronic Drafting and Fab. 3
    Perspective 3 MATH 170 Statistics 3
LS C5   Science 3 PHYS  131 Introductory Physics II * 4

List Pre-requisites and any statement pertaining to course or program:
MATH 146 is a PREQ for ECET 231. Maybe taken concurrently.
ECET 231 with a grade of C or better is a PREQ for ECET 242. 
PHY 130 is a PREQ for PHY 131. 

Upper Level Perspective (ULP): An approved Upper Level Liberal Studies Perspectives course is required in one of the Liberal Studies Perspectives categories.

Junior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ECET 321 Circuit Analysis II* 4 ECET 332 Microcontrollers* 4
ECET 331 Digital Integrated Circuits*  4 ECET 341 Advanced Circuit Analysis* 3
MATH 153 Calculus I 4 MATH 255 Calculus II * 4
TEL 345 Introduction to Local Area Networks* 4 TEL 312 Electronic Communication Fundamentals 4

List Pre-requisites and any statement pertaining to course or program:
ECET 231 with a grade of C or better is a PREQ for ECET 321.
ECET 242 and ECET 321 are PREQ for TEL 312
ECET 290 is a PREQ for TEL 345. 
ECET 331, CS 140 or EE 200 is a PREQ for ECET 332. ECET 321 and MATH 153 both with a grade of C or better.
ECET 321 and MATH 153 both with a grade of C or better are PREQ for ECET 341.
MATH 146 is a PREQ for MATH 153.
MATH 153 is a PREQ for ECET 341, MATH 255, and TEL 312.
MATH 255 is a COREQ for ECET 341. 
To enroll in the junior-senior major courses, students must have completed the following courses with a C or better: ECET 231, ECET 321 and MATH 153.

Upper Level Perspective (ULP): An approved Upper Level Liberal Studies Perspectives course is required in one of the Liberal Studies Perspectives categories.
Senior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ECET 431 Microprocessor Interfacing* 4 ECET 461 Digital Signal Processing 3
ECET 452 Control Systems 4 ECET 464 Instrumentation 4
ECET 461 Engineering Project Management 3 ECET 479 Senior Design Project 3
    Technical Elective 3      General Elective 3
    Upper Level Perspective 3    

List Pre-requisites and any statement pertaining to course or program:
 
ECET 332 is a PREQ for ECET 431 and ECET 464.
ECET 341 is a PREQ for ECET 452 and ECET 461. MATH 255 with a grade of C or better.
ECET 47 or ET 461 is a PREQ for ECET 479.
Senior standing and instructor permission is a PREQ for ET 461.

Technical electives must be 300-400 level courses in ECET, ENGR, ET, MATH, CS, or TEL.

NOTES: 

Total Program requires 126 hours.                        Liberal Studies 42 hours.                                    Major Requirements 87 hours.

• C5 Science must be other than Physics to meet Liberal Studies requirement of two different sciences. CHEM 139 is recommended.

• MATH 146 fulfills C2 liberal studies requirement. PHYS 130 fulfills one course in the C5 requirement.

• (*) indicates pre-requisite required

•Technical electives from ECET, ET, TEL, or CS. Must be at 300-400 level.

 

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