Eight-Semester Plan for B.S. in Electrical Engineering

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

  • Total for Degree: 127 Credit Hours
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 (C1) 3 ENGL 102 Composition II* (C1) 3
MATH 152 Engineering Calculus I (C2) 3 MATH 252 Engineering Calculus II* 3
ENGR 199 Eng/Prac/Prin. I (FS) 3 ENGR 200 Eng/Prac/Prin. II* 2
CHEM 139 General Chemistry (C5) 4 PHYS 230 Calculus Based Physics I* (C5) 4
Perspective     3 Wellness (C4)     3

List Pre-requisites and any statement pertaining to course or program:
For ENGR 199, must be FENG or PENG.

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 201 Network Theory I* 3 EE 202 Network Theory II* 3
EE 200 Computer Utilization in C++ 3 EE 222 Electrical Engineering Design I* 2
EE 221 Logic Systems Design I* 3 EE 212 Instrumentation & Networks Lab* 1
EE 211 Logic & Network Lab* 1 CMHC 201 Communications* (C3) 3
MATH 320 Ord. Diff. Equations* 3 MATH 253 Engineering Calculus III* 3
PHYS 231 Calculus Based Physics II* 3 PHYS 310 Modern Physics* 3
 
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
EE 351 System Analysis I* 3 EE 322 Electromagnetic Waves* 3
EE 341 Electrical Engineering Design II* 2 EE 332 Electronics* 3
EE 331 Fund. Electronics & Semiconductors 3 EE 342 Solid State Electronic Devices* 3
EE 321 Electromagnetic Fields* 3 EE 312 E-M & Electronic Devices Lab* 3
MATH 370 Probability & Statistics I* 3 ENGR 300 Prof. Dev.* 1
EE 311 Systems & Electronics Lab* 1 Perspective     3
PHYS 322 Optics & Materials* 3        
Notes:
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
EE 401 Senior Design I* 2 EE 402 Senior Design II* 2
EE 411 Analog & Digital Communication* 3 EE 412 EE Professional Practice* 2
EE 425 Foundations of Optical Engineering* 3 Perspective     3
EE 465 Foundations of Laser Electronics* 3 Perspective     3
Perspective     3 EE 436 Optical Fiber Communications* 3
Perspective     3 EE 427 Foundations of Optical Imaging* 3
 
  • Total Hours for Degree: 127 Credit Hours
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution

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