B.S. in Elect. Engg. Technology Degree Requirements


The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology program provides the students with the knowledge, skills and necessary training for designing and building electrical and electronic devices, systems and processes. Electrical engineering technologists find employment in such areas as computer systems and networks, electronics, telecommunications, power generation and distribution, controls, instrumentation and automation. Activities include design, liaison, installation, maintenance, services and sales.

The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology curriculum requires the successful completion of 133 credits. It includes mathematics, basic sciences, English composition and communications, humanities and social sciences, and technical courses.

The required technical courses include Computer-Aided Drafting; Circuits; Statics; Engineering Practices, Graphics and Design; Digital System Design; Electrical Energy Conversion; Strength of Materials; Programming Languages in Engineering; Electronics; Microprocessor System Design; Materials Technology; Applied Thermodynamics; Computer Assisted Circuits; Optical Technology; Analog Design; Fluid Mechanics; Instrumentation; Process and Electromechanical Control Systems; Analog Integrated Circuit Design, Engineering Statistics and Reliability, Management and Engineering Economics; Industrial Automation and Electrical Technology Design Project. Technical electives such as Robotics, Optical Engineering and Dynamics are available.
1st Semester (15 credits)

ENWR1101    Academic Writing
ENGR1301    Engineering Practices, Graphics and Design
FRSH1000     Freshman Seminar       
MATH1107     Pre-calculus
PHYS2101     General Physics I
PHYS2201     Lab: Physics I

2nd Semester (16 credits)

CORE1001     Perspectives on the Individ
EGTC1223     Introduction to CAD
ENWR1102    Academic Research & Writing
MATH1201     Calculus I
PHYS2102     General Physics II
PHYS2202     Lab: Physics II

3rd Semester (16 credits)

CORE2002     American Experience
EGTG2210     Technical Communication
EGTG2215     Circuits I
EGTG2221     Statics
MATH2202     Calculus II

4th Semester (18 credits)

CORE2003     Cross-cultural Perspectives
EGTE2216     Circuits II
EGTG2228     Strength of Materials
EGTG2286     Digital System Design
EGTG4221     Engineering Statistics and Reliability
ENGR1204    Programming Languages in Engineering

5th Semester (18 credits)

EENG4375     Electrical Energy Conversion
EGTE2287     Micro System Design I
EGTG2220     Electronics
EGTG3211     Materials Technology I
EGTG4254     Fluid Mechanics
ENGR3200     Adv. Eng’g. Programming

6th Semester (18 credits)

CORE3004    Global Issues
EGTE3288     Micro System Design II
EGTE3439     Computer Assisted Circuits I
EGTG3223     Instrumentation
EGTG3351     Applied Thermodynamics
ENGR3000     Modern Technologies

7th Semester (15 credits)

EGTC4263     Project Mangmnt & Control I     
EGTE3267     Electronics III
EGTE4342     Data Comm/Comp.Networks
EGTG4224     Process & EM Control Systems
EGTG4269     Management & Engineering Economics

8th Semester (17 credits)

CHEM1201     General Chemistry I 
CHEM1203     General Chemistry I Lab
EGTE4381      Computer-Aided Analy&Dsg
EGTE4387      Electrical Tech Design Project
EGTG4225      Industrial Automation
* Technical Elective
* Technical Elective

TECHNICAL ELECTIVES:  The student must take 6 credits of technical electives, to be chosen from the following list:
CHEM1202 General Chemistry II & CHEM1204 Lab
EGTE3051 Laser Technology
EGTE4052 Optical Measurement & Test Equipment I
EGTE4345 Microwave Technology
EGTG4340 Manufacturing Systems
EGTE3049 Fiber Optics Technology
EGTE4049 Optical Technology II
EGTE4054 Optical Measurement & Test Equipment II
EGTG3431 Dynamics
 
Other technical electives may be taken with prior approval from a program advisor. The only courses eligible are junior and senior-level courses in the University College
* Up to 6 credits for work experience may be used in place of Technical Electives
ETHICAL AND MORAL ANALYSIS:  Students must take ENGR 3000 Modern Technologies to satisfy this requirement.
GENERAL COURSE REQUIREMENTS:
Communications
Humanities/Social Sciences
Mathematics
Basic Science
Computer Programming
Other (Incl. Credit for Work Exp)
Technical
9 Credits
15 Credits
15 Credits
12 Credits
3 Credits
7 Credits
72 Credits
TOTAL CREDITS  133 Credits
A minimum of 133 credits is required for graduation.

The Bachelor of Science program in electrical engineering technology is accredited by the: 

Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
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