Electrical & Computer Engineering

Suggested Degree Pathway for Electrical 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.2160
ECE Applications Prog.
3
MATH.2310
Calculus III
4
EECE.2460
Intro to Data Comm. Networks 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.2650
Logic Design 3
xxxx.xxxx
Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
ECON.2010/2020
Economics I or II (SS)
3

Junior Year

Fall Semester Cr.
Total 17
EECE.3110
Electronics I Lab
2
EECE.3620
Signals & Systems I
3
EECE.3640
Engineering Mathematics
3
EECE.3650 Electronics I 3
PHIL.3340 Engin. Ethics (AH)
3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
Spring Semester Cr.
Total 14
EECE.3120
Electronics II Lab 2
EECE.3170
Microprocessors I
3
EECE.3600
Eng. Electromagnetics I
3
EECE.3630
Intro. Prob. & Random Proc.
3
EECE.3660 Electronics II 3

Senior Year

Fall Semester Cr.
Total 15
EECE.3990
Capstone Proposal
3
EECE.4610
Eng. Electromagnetics II
3
EECE.3550 Electromechanics
3
EECE.4/5xxx Technical Electives3
3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)
3
Spring Semester Cr.
EECE4130
Linear Feedback Systems
3
EECE.4990
Capstone Project
3
EECE.4/5xxx Technical Electives3
3
EECE.4/5xxx Technical Electives3
3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)
3
Total 15
Total Minimum Credits = 121

1Or MATH.1280 Calculus 1A and MATH.1290 Calculus 1B followed by MATH.1320 Calculus II.
2A 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 adviser.

Last Updated: 06/09/2017