Electrical & Computer Engineering

Suggested Degree Pathway for Computer Engineering

For students who entered fall 2015 and beyond

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Cr.
Total 13
EECE.1070 Intro to Elect. & Comp. Engin.
2
MATH.1310
Calculus I (MATH)1
4
PHYS.1410
Physics I (SCL)
3
PHYS.1410L
Physics Lab I (SCL)
1
ENGL.1010/
HONR.1100
College Writing I/FYSH (CW)
3
Spring Semester Cr.
Total 15
MATH.1320 Calculus II2 4
PHYS.1440
Physics II
3
PHYS.1440L
Physics II Lab
1
ENGL.1020
College Writing II (CW)
3
CHEM.1210 Chemistry I (SCL)
3
CHEM.1230L Chemistry I Lab (SCL)
1

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Cr.
Total 15
EECE.2010
Circuit Theory I 3
EECE.2070
Basic Circuits Lab I 2
EECE.2650
Logic Design
3
MATH.2310
Calculus III
4
xxxx.xxxx
Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)
3
Spring Semester Cr.
Total 17
EECE.2020
Circuit Theory II
3
EECE.2080
Basic Circuits Lab II
2
MATH.2360
Eng. Differential Equations 3
EECE.2160
ECE Applications Programming 3
MATH.3600
Math Structures for CpE 3
ECON.2010/2020
Economics I or II (SS)
3

Junior Year

Fall Semester Cr.
Total 17
EECE.3650
Electronics I
3
EECE.3110
Electronics I Lab
2
EECE.3220
Data Structures & Algorithms
3
EECE.3620
Signals & Systems I
3
EECE.3640 Engineering Math. 3
xxxx.xxxx
Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
Spring Semester Cr.
Total 17
EECE.3170
Microprocessors System Design I 3
EECE.3630
Intro to Prob. & Random Proc.
3
EECE.3660
Electronics II
3
EECE.3120
Electronics II Lab
2
PHIL.3340 Eng. Ethics (AH) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)
3

Senior Year

Fall Semester Cr.
Total 15
EECE.3990
Capstone Proposal
3
EECE.4810 Operating Sys. & Kernel Design
3
EECE.4500 Adv. Digital System Design
3
EECE.4800 Microprocessors II 3
EECE.4/5xxx Technical Elective3
3
Spring Semester Cr.
Total 15
EECE.4820
Comp. Architecture and Design
3
EECE.4830
Network Design
3
EECE.4990 Capstone Project 3
EECE.4/5xxx Technical Elective3
3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)
3
Total Minimum Credits = 124

1Or MATH.1280 Calculus 1A and MATH,1290 Calculus 1B followed by MATH.1320 Calculus II
2
A grade of C or better in Calculus II is required.
3Technical electives are non-required courses numbered EECE.4xxx or EECE.5xxx.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum website for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.

Last Updated: 06/09/2017