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Degree Requirements

University Degree Requirements (144 credit hours)
To receive a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, students must complete at least 144 credit hours. Students are required to complete a minimum of 36 credit hours of upper-level courses (300-level or above) at AUK, of which at least 18 credits hours need to be taken in the major.

  • General Education Requirements, composed of
  • (49)
  • Related field requirements (16) applicable to Gen Ed requirements
  • Remaining Gen Ed requirements (33)
  • Related Field Requirements not applicable to Gen Ed
  • (29)
  • Major Requirements composed of:
  • (66)
  • Electrical Engineering Core (52)
  • Electrical Engineering Electives (14)

Major Requirements (66 credit hours)
Students must complete all Electrical Engineering core courses (52 credit hours) and four elective courses and two lab electives (14 credit hours) from the Electrical Engineering course electives.

Electrical Engineering Core Courses (52 credit hours)

ELEG 220 Electric Circuits (3)
ELEG 220L Electric Circuits Laboratory (1)
ELEG 270 Electronics (3)
ELEG 270L Electronics Laboratory (1)
ELEG 300 Engineering Electromagnetics (3)
ELEG 310 Electric Machines and Power Fundamentals (3)
ELEG 310L Electric Machines Laboratory (1)
ELEG 320 Signals and Systems (3)
ELEG 320L Signals and Systems Laboratory (1)
ELEG 330 Power System Analysis (3)
ELEG 330L Power System Laboratory (1)
ELEG 421 ControI Systems (3)
ELEG 475 Senior Design Capstone I (3)
ELEG 480 Senior Design Capstone II (3)
CPEG 210 Digital Logic Design (3)
CPEG 210L Digital Logic Design Laboratory (1)
CPEG 220 Computer Organization and Architecture (3)
CPEG 350 Data Communications and Computer Networks (3)
ENGR 330 Engineering Economics (3)
CSIS 130 Computer Programming II (4)[T]
CSIS 210 Data Structures and Algorithms (3)

Electrical Engineering Course Electives (14 credit hours)
Four course electives (12 credit hours) and two lab electives (2 credit hours) must be selected, in consultation with the academic advisor, from 200-level or higher CPEG, ELEG, and/or ENGR courses. The electives must be chosen according to the following rules:

  • At least two of the course electives must be ELEG courses.
  • At least one of the lab electives must be a ELEG lab.
  • At least two of the course electives must be 300-level or higher courses.

Course electives are restricted to the following:

ELEG 389 Special Topics in Electrical Engineering (3)
ELEG 400 Environmental Aspects of Energy Systems (3)
ELEG 411 Electric Drives (3)
ELEG 412 Renewable Energy Systems (3)
ELEG 423 Instrumentation (3)
ELEG 470 Internship in Electrical Engineering (1-3)
ELEG 471 Power Electronics (3)
ELEG 472 CMOS Digital Circuit Design (3)
ENGR 300 Engineering Ethics (3)
ENGR 200 Engineering Design (3)
ENGR 389 Special Topics (3)
CPEG 330 Microprocessors & Interfacing (3)
CPEG 340 Embedded System Design (3)
CPEG 389 Special Topics in Computer Engineering (3)
CPEG 422 Digital Signal Processing (3)
CPEG 430 Introduction of Soft Computing (3)
CPEG 441 Hardware/Software Co-Design (3)
CPEG 450 Network Security (3)
CPEG 455 Wireless Networks and Mobile Systems (3)
CPEG 460 Robotics (3)

Lab Electives are restricted to the following:

ELEG 421L Control Systems Laboratory (1)
ELEG 423L Instrumentation Laboratory (1)
ELEG 471L Power Electronics Laboratory (1)
CPEG 201L Matlab Programming Laboratory (1)
CPEG 330L Microprocessors and Interfacing Laboratory (1)
CPEG 331L Automation and Data Acquisition Laboratory (1)
CPEG 340L Embedded System Design Laboratory (1)
CPEG 350L Data Communications and Computer Networks Laboratory (1)

Related Field Requirements (45 credit hours)
The Related Field Requirements component is composed of six Math courses (20 credit hours), three Science courses (12 credit hours), one Computer Science course (4 credit hours), and three Management and Entrepreneurship courses (9 credit hours). Students must complete:

Math Courses (20 credit hours)

MATH 201 Calculus I (3)[M]
MATH 203 Calculus II (3)[M]
MATH 207 Advanced Engineering Mathematics (4)
MATH 210 Differential Equations (3)[M]
MATH 213 Discrete Mathematics (3)[M]
STAT 214 Statistics for Engineers (4)[M]

Science Courses (12 credit hours)

PHYS 115 General Physics I (3)[P]
PHYS 115L General Physics Laboratory I (1)[P]
PHYS 116 General Physics II (3)[P]
PHYS 116L General Physics Laboratory II (1)[P]
CHEM 101 General Chemistry I (3)[P]
CHEM 101L General Chemistry Laboratory I (1)[P]

Computer Science Course (4 credit hours)

CSIS 120 Computer Programming I (4)[T]

Management and Entrepreneurship Courses (9 credit hours)

MGMT 201 Principles of Management (3)
ENTR 201 Principles of Entrepreneurship (3)
ENTR 301 Intermediate Entrepreneurship (3)


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