Graduation Requirement

Requirements for BSEE Degree
 

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EE Critical Path for Technical Courses

Samples 4-Year Curriculum Plan
Samples 4.5-Year Curriculum Plan

 
BSSE Degree Requirement (120 units)
 
A sample 4-year curriculum plan
Freshman Year
Semester 1 Units Semester 2 Units
MATH 30 or 30X – Calculus 1 3 MATH 31 or 31X – Calculus 2 4
COMM 20 - Public Speaking 3 PHYS 50 - General Physics/Mechanics 4
ENGL 1A - First Year Writing 3 ENGL 1B – Argument and Analysis 3
EE 30 – Introduction to Programming Micro-Controllers for EE 3 CHEM 1A – General Chemistry 5
Semester 1 Total 12 Semester 2 Total 16
Sophomore Year
Semester 3 Units Semester 4 Units
MATH 32 or 32X – Calculus 3 3 MATH 33A - Ordinary Differential Equations for SCI & ENGR, OR
MATH 33LA – Diff. Eq. & Linear Algebra
3
PHYS 51 - General Physics/Electricity and Magnetism 4 PHYS 52 - General Physics/Waves, Light, Heat 4
AMS 1A - American Cultures to 1877 6 AMS 1B - American Cultures 1877 - Present 6
ENGR 10 – Introduction to Engineering 3 EE 97 - Introductory EE Laboratory 1
    EE 98 - Introduction to Circuit Analysis 3
Semester 3 Total 16 Semester 4 Total 17
Junior Year
Semester 5 Units Semester 6 Units
EE 110 - Circuits and Systems 3 EE 112 - Introduction to Signal Processing 3
EE 110L - Continuous and Discrete Time Systems Laboratory 1 EE 120 - Microprocessor Based System Design 4
EE 118 - Digital Logic Circuit Design 4 EE 122 - Electronic Design I 4
EE 140 - Principles of Electromag. Fields 3 EE 128 - Physical Electronics 3
MATE 153 - Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Properties of Materials 3 ENGR 100W - Engineering Reports 3
Semester 5 Total 14 Semester 6 Total 17
Senior Year
Semester 7 Units Semester 8 Units
EE 102 – Probability & Statistics in Electrical 3 Upper-Division Technical Elective #2 3
EE 124 - Electronic Design II 4 Upper-Division Technical Elective #3 3
EE 132 – Theory of Automatic Controls, OR
EE 160 - Principles of Comm. Systems
3 Upper-Division Technical Elective #4 3
Upper-Division Technical Elective #1 3 EE 198B - Senior Design Project II 3
EE 198A - Senior Design Project I 1 ENGR 195B - Global and Social Issues in Engineering 1
ENGR 195A - Global and Social Issues in Engineering 1    
Semester 7 Total 15 Semester 8 Total 13

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