The first three years are the same as in the undergraduate B.S.E.E. program with 97 credit hours. The remaining 55 credit hours shown below should include at least ten graduate courses of which, at least four are at the 700 level. Also see description of electives under the Electrical and Computer Engineering Section.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredit Hours
ECE 111 Introduction to Engineering I 3
ENG 105 English Composition I 3
MTH 151 Calculus I for Engineers 5
PHY 205 University Physics I 3
 Credit Hours14
Spring
ECE 112 Introduction to Engineering II 2
ECE 118 Introduction to Programming 3
ENG 107 English Composition II: Science and Technology 3
MTH 162 Calculus II 4
PHY 206 University Physics II 3
PHY 208 University Physics II Lab 1
 Credit Hours16
Sophomore Year
Fall
ECE 201 Electrical Circuit Theory 3
ECE 218 Data Structures 3
MTH 311 Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations 3
PHY 207 University Physics III 3
PHY 209 University Physics III Lab 1
HA Cognate (Humanities and Arts Elective) 1 3
 Credit Hours16
Spring
ECE 204 Electrical Circuits Laboratory 1
ECE 304 Logic Design 3
ECE 305 Electronics I 3
ECE 307 Circuits, Signals And Systems 3
MTH 210 Introduction to Linear Algebra 3
CHM 151 Chemistry for Engineers 3
CHM 153 Chemistry Laboratory for Engineers 1
 Credit Hours17
Junior Year
Fall
ECE 301 Electromagnetic Field Theory 3
ECE 306 Electronics II 3
ECE 311 Electronics Laboratory 1
ECE 315 Digital Design Laboratory 1
ECE 336 Discrete-Time Signals And Systems 3
ECE 310 or IEN 310 Introduction to Engineering Probability
or Introduction to Engineering Probability
3
PS Cognate (People and Society Elective) 1 3
 Credit Hours17
Spring
ECE 312 Processors: Hardware, Software, And Interfacing 4
ECE 316 Structured Digital Design 1
EE Core Elective 1 3
EE Core Elective 1 3
ECE Elective 1 3
HA Cognate (Humanities and Arts Elective) 1 3
 Credit Hours17
Senior Year
Fall
ECE 415 Senior Project I 2 1
ECE Elective 1 3
ECE 600 Level Elective 1,3 3
ECE Elective 1,3 3
EE Design Elective 1 3
Technical Elective 1 3
PS Cognate (Adv. PS Elective) 3
 Credit Hours19
Spring
Technical Elective 1 3
Technical Elective 1  
ECE 600 Level Elective 1,3 3
ECE Elective 1,3 3
PS Cognate (People and Society Elective) 1 3
HA Cognate (Adv. HA Elective) 1 3
 Credit Hours15
Fifth Year
Fall
ECE 715 M. S. Design Project I 3
ECE Elective 1,3 3
700 Level Technical Elective 1,3 3
 Credit Hours9
Spring
ECE 716 M.S. Design Project II 3
ECE Elective 1,3 3
700 Level Technical Elective 1,3 3
 Credit Hours9
 Total Credit Hours149
1

See description of electives under the Departmental Electives Section.

2

Offered only in the Fall semester

3

Should be taken as Graduate (G) courses.