Purdue University Calumet | College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Bachelor of Science – Electrical Engineering

Specific Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering1, 3

General Engineering (6 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
ENGR 15100 3 Software Tools for Engineers
ENGR 18600 1 First Year Seminar for Engineers
ENGR 19000 2 Elementary Engineering Design
Electrical Engineering Core (49 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
ECE 15200 3 Programming for Engineers
ECE 20100 3 Linear Circuit Analysis I
ECE 20200 3 Linear Circuit Analysis II
ECE 20700 1 Electronic Measurement Techniques
ECE 23300 3 Microcomputers in Engineering
ECE 27500 4 Analog & Digital Electronics
ECE 30100 3 Signals & Systems
ECE 30200 3 Probab. Methods in Electrical Engineering
ECE 31100 3 Electric & Magnetic Fields
ECE 31200 3 Engineering Project Management
ECE 33500 3 Electronics – Systems
ECE 37000 3 Digital Systems-Logic Design
ECE 38400 4 Linear Control Systems
ECE 42900 3 Senior Engineering Design I
ECE 43900 3 Senior Engineering Design II
ECE 44800 4 Introduction to Communication Theory
Electives (18 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
ENGR Elective 3 ME 27100 or ME 30500 or MSE 20000
ENGR/Sci Elective 3 One course from a list approved by the Engineering Undergraduate Committee2
Technical Elective 3 One course from a list approved by the Engineering Undergraduate Committee2
ECE Electives 9 Nine credits from a list approved by the Engineering Undergraduate Committee2

Additional Requirements

Mathematics (20 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
MA 16300 5 Integrated Calculus & Analytic Geometry I
MA 16400 5 Integrated Calculus & Analytic Geometry II
MA 26100 4 Multivariate Calculus
MA 26400 3 Differential Equations
MA 26500 3 Linear Algebra
Science (12 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
CHM 11500 4 General Chemistry
PHYS 15200 4 Mechanics
PHYS 26100 4 Electricity Optics
Humanities, English and Communication (12 Credit Hours)
Course Credit Hours Title
COM 11400 3 Fundamentals of Speech Communication
ENGL 10400 3 English Composition I
COM/ENGL 30700 3 Written and Oral Communication for Engineers
PHIL 32400 3 Ethics for the Professions (Please use section reserved for engineering students)

Social Science general education1 electives (6 Credits)

1All students must also meet the general education requirements of Purdue Calumet, some of which are met with the courses required by the major. The degree requires 123 credit hours.

2The list of electives is available in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering office (Potter 121).

3Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (EAC-ABET).

Students may obtain a BS in Electrical Engineering with a concentration. The courses required for the concentration count toward the electives in the degree plan. Concentrations available include: