Electrical Engineering (BS) (14EEBS)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 101 Chemistry, A Molecular Science1 3 ECE 109 Intro to Computer Systems2 3
CH 102 General Chemistry Lab1 1 MA 241 Calculus II1 4
E 101 Intro to Engr & Prob Solving2 1 PY 205 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I1 3
E 115 Intro to Computing Environ2 1 PY 206 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I Lab 1
ENG 101 Academic Writing & Research2 4 Economics (EC 201/205, ARE 201) 3
MA 141 Calculus I1 4 HESF 10* HES Fitness Elective* 1
GEP Requirement* 3
17 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ECE 200 Intro to ECE Laboratory2 4 COM 110 Public Speaking 3
ECE 209 Computer Systems Programming2 3 ECE 211 Electric Circuits2 4
MA 242 Calculus III 4 ECE 212 Fund of Logic Des2 3
PY 208 Physics for Engineers & Scientists II 3 ECE 220 Analytical Found of ECE2 3
PY 209 Physics for Engineers & Scientists II Lab 1 GEP Requirement* 3
15 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ECE 301 Linear Systems 3 ECE 303 Electromagnetic Fields 3
ECE 302 Intro to Microelectronics 4 ECE 380 or 381 or 3834 1
ECE 3xx ECE Foundation Elective3 3 ECE 3xx ECE Foundation Elective3 3
ST 371 Intro to Prob & Dist Theory 3 Open/Technical Elective7 3
HES_***Health & Exercise Studies Course 1 ENG 331 Comm for Engr & Tech 3
GEP Requirement* 3
14 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ECE 484 ECC Senior Design Project I 3 ECE 485 ECE Senior Design Project II 3
ECE 4xx EE Elective5 3 ECE 4xx Elective6 3
ECE 4xx EE Elective5 3 ECE 4xx Elective6 3
Open/Technical Elective7 3 GEP Requirement* 3
GEP Requirement* 3 GEP Requirement* 2-3
15 14-15

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*,I,J,K: 122
Major/Program requirements and footnotes

  1. Must be completed with a grade of C or higher.
  2. Must be completed with a grade of C- or higher.
  3. ECE 3xx foundation electives: See the degree audit for list of course options for fulfilling this requirement.
  4. Students in the entrepreneurs program should take ECE 383 / ECE 482 / ECE 483, instead of ECE 380 / ECE 484, ECE 485.
  5. Choose 2 courses in the same area: See the degree audit for the list of course options for fulfilling this requirement.
  6. ECE 4xx electives (Choose 2 courses): See the degree audit for the list of course options for fulfilling this requirement. Students with major GPAs greater than 3.2 can also take 5xx courses.
  7. Open/Technical electives (Choose 2 courses) See the degree audit for the list of course options for fulfilling this requirement.

*General Education Program (GEP) requirements
* To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each category can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.

Health and Exercise Studies
– 2 hours to be selected from the approved GEP Health and Exercise Studies list.
a. One fitness and wellness course (any HESF 100-level course).
b. One additional credit hour of HES courses.
Humanities -6 credits to be selected from two different disciplines from the approved GEP Humanities course list.
Social Sciences – 3 credits to be selected in a discipline other than economics from the approved GEP Social Sciences list. EC 205 (EC 201 or ARE 201)  taken as part of the Major requirements satisfies 3 credit hours of the 6 credit hours needed to fulfill the GEP Social Sciences requirement.
Additional Breadth – 3 credits to be selected from the approved GEP Humanities, Social Sciences or Visual and Performing Arts course lists.
Interdisciplinary Perspectives  – 5-6 credits to be selected from the approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives list.

Co-requisites
U.S. Diversity and Global Knowledge co-requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education requirements. Choose course(s) that are identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity and Global Knowledge co-requisites.
Foreign Language proficiency at the FL_102 level will be required for graduation.

PRINTER FRIENDLY VERSION