Computer Engineering and Computer Science, BSCompE

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Major GPA Requirement

2.000 minimum GPA in EECE courses

Mathematics/Science Requirement

Complete 35 semester hours in mathematics and science as indicated below.

Required Mathematics/Science
CHEM 1151
and CHEM 1153
General Chemistry for Engineers
and Recitation for CHEM 1151
4
CS 1800
and CS 1801
Discrete Structures
and Recitation for CS 1800
4
MATH 1341Calculus 1 for Science and Engineering4
MATH 1342Calculus 2 for Science and Engineering4
MATH 2341Differential Equations and Linear Algebra for Engineering4
MATH 3081Probability and Statistics4
PHYS 1151
and PHYS 1152
and PHYS 1153
Physics for Engineering 1
and Lab for PHYS 1151
and Interactive Learning Seminar for PHYS 1151
5
PHYS 1155
and PHYS 1156
and PHYS 1157
Physics for Engineering 2
and Lab for PHYS 1155
and Interactive Learning Seminar for PHYS 1155
5
Supplemental Credit
1 semester hour from the following course counts toward the mathematics/science requirement:1
Cornerstone of Engineering 2

Engineering

Complete 48 semester hours in engineering as indicated below.

Required Courses
EECE 2150
and EECE 2151
Circuits and Signals: Biomedical Applications
and Lab for EECE 2150
5
EECE 2160
and EECE 2161
Embedded Design Enabling Robotics
and Lab for EECE 2160
4
Computer Engineering Fundamentals
EECE 2322
and EECE 2323
Fundamentals of Digital Design and Computer Organization
and Lab for EECE 2322
5
EECE 2540Fundamentals of Networks4
EECE 2560Fundamentals of Engineering Algorithms4
Electrical Engineering Fundamentals
Complete one of the following:4
Fundamentals of Electronics
and Lab for EECE 2412
Fundamentals of Linear Systems
Fundamentals of Electromagnetics
and Lab for EECE 2530
Capstone Courses
EECE 4790Electrical and Computer Engineering Capstone 14
EECE 4792Electrical and Computer Engineering Capstone 24
EECE Technical Elective
Complete two of the following:8
Hyperspectral Imaging in an International Context
Fundamentals of Electromagnetics
and Lab for EECE 2530
Enabling Engineering
Independent Study
Nanotechnology in Engineering
Sustainable Energy: Materials, Conversion, Storage, and Usage
One CS course from the following approved list may be taken the toward the EECE technical elective requirement:
Database Design
Game Programming
Systems Security
Theory of Computation
Building Game Engines
Supplemental Credit
3 semester hours from the following course count toward the engineering requirement:3
Cornerstone of Engineering 1
2 semester hours from the following course count toward the engineering requirement:2
Cornerstone of Engineering 2

Computer Science Requirements

Computer Science Introductory Courses
CS 2500
and CS 2501
Fundamentals of Computer Science 1
and Lab for CS 2500
5
CS 2510
and CS 2511
Fundamentals of Computer Science 2
and Lab for CS 2510
5
CS 2800
and CS 2801
Logic and Computation
and Lab for CS 2800
5
Computer Science Upper-Level Courses
CS 3500Object-Oriented Design4
CS 3650Computer Systems4
CS 3700Networks and Distributed Systems4
CS 4500Software Development4
CS 4800Algorithms and Data4

Professional Development

Required Professional Development
GE 1000Introduction to the Study of Engineering1
EECE 2000Introduction to Engineering Co-op Education1
EECE 3000Professional Issues in Engineering1
Additional Required Courses
The remaining credit from each of the following courses will apply to the professional development area:1
Cornerstone of Engineering 1
Cornerstone of Engineering 2

Additional NUpath Courses

Writing
A grade of C or higher is required:
ENGW 1111First-Year Writing4
ENGW 3302Advanced Writing in the Technical Professions4
or ENGW 3315 Interdisciplinary Advanced Writing in the Disciplines
NUpath Requirements through General Electives
NUpath requirements Interpreting Culture (IC), Societies and Institutions (SI), and Differences and Diversity (DD) are not explicitly satisfied by required engineering courses. Students are responsible for satisfying these requirements with general electives.

Required General Electives

Complete two academic, nonremedial, nonrepetitve courses, each equivalent to 4 semester hours.

Integrative Courses

The following courses are taken in the major and count toward the integrative requirement:

MATH 1341Calculus 1 for Science and Engineering4
MATH 1342Calculus 2 for Science and Engineering4
MATH 3081Probability and Statistics4
CS 1800Discrete Structures4
PHYS 1151
and PHYS 1152
Physics for Engineering 1
and Lab for PHYS 1151
4
EECE 4790Electrical and Computer Engineering Capstone 14
EECE 4792Electrical and Computer Engineering Capstone 24

Course Work That Does Not Count Toward the Engineering Degree

Students in engineering are allowed to count a maximum of two pass/fail courses toward their degree program. Only general electives outside the College of Engineering may be taken on a pass/fail grading basis. A maximum of one pass/fail course is allowed per semester.

Program Requirement

138 total semester hours required

Five Years, Three Co-ops in Summer 2/Fall

Year 1
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
MATH 13414MATH 13424Vacation0Vacation0
CHEM 11514PHYS 11513  
CHEM 11530PHYS 11521  
GE 10001PHYS 11531  
GE 11104GE 11114  
Elective4ENGW 11114  
 17 17 0 0
Year 2
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
MATH 23414EECE 21603Vacation0Co-op0
PHYS 11553EECE 21611  
PHYS 11561CS 25104  
PHYS 11571CS 25111  
CS 25004CS 28004  
CS 25011CS 28011  
CS 18004Elective4  
CS 18010EECE 20001  
 18 19 0 0
Year 3
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
Co-op0EECE 21504ENGW 33024Co-op0
 EECE 21511CS 35004 
 CE fundamental course5  
 CE fundamental course5  
 CS 36504  
 0 19 8 0
Year 4
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
Co-op0EECE 30001EECE 47904Co-op0
 CE fundamental course5CS 48004 
 EE fundamental course5  
 MATH 30814  
 CS 37004  
 0 19 8 0
Year 5
FallHoursSpringHours  
Co-op0EECE 47924  
 EECE technical elective4  
 EECE technical elective4  
 CS 45004  
 0 16  
Total Hours: 141

Five Years, Three Co-ops in Spring/Summer 1

Year 1
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
MATH 13414MATH 13424Vacation0Vacation0
CHEM 11514PHYS 11513  
CHEM 11530PHYS 11521  
GE 10001PHYS 11531  
GE 11104GE 11114  
Elective4ENGW 11114  
 17 17 0 0
Year 2
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
MATH 23414Co-op0Co-op0Vacation0
PHYS 11553   
PHYS 11561   
PHYS 11571   
CS 25004   
CS 25011   
CS 18004   
CS 18010   
EECE 20001   
 19 0 0 0
Year 3
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
EECE 21504Co-op0Co-op0ENGW 33024
EECE 21511  MATH 30814
EECE 21603   
EECE 21611   
CS 25104   
CS 25111   
CS 28004   
CS 28011   
 19 0 0 8
Year 4
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
EECE 30001Co-op0Co-op0EECE 47904
CE fundamental course5  CS 48004
CE fundamental course5   
CS 35004   
CS 36504   
 19 0 0 8
Year 5
FallHoursSpringHours  
EECE 47924Elective4  
CE fundamental course5EECE technical elective4  
EE fundamental course5EECE technical elective4  
CS 37004CS 45004  
 18 16  
Total Hours: 141