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Emphasis - General Program

B.S.E.E. in Electrical Engineering

Description

The B.S. in electrical engineering program provides broad knowledge in basic and engineering sciences. The curriculum provides thorough knowledge of the field of electrical engineering. Emphasis areas offered are biomedical engineering, computer engineering and general.

Minimum Total Credit Hours: 128

Goals/Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The mission of the electrical engineering department is to provide quality education to the students of the department.

Statement of Goals

Undergraduate Program Philosophy The electrical engineering undergraduate program is founded on basic sciences, mathematics, and engineering science fundamentals. The program emphasizes theoretical foundation as well as the application of scientific knowledge to the solution of engineering problems. This focus is intended to lead students to develop analysis and design skills, and original thought processes that will serve them throughout their careers in a rapidly changing world.

The electrical engineering program is a broad-based program with an emphasis on the fundamentals of electrical engineering. The curriculum consists of background courses in science and mathematics; courses in the humanities, social sciences, and fine arts that foster an appreciation of the interrelationship of basic sciences, technological advances, and society; and major multi- course sequences in engineering. Multi-course sequence areas are

  1. Core topics common to many areas of engineering
  2. Circuits, electronics, and systems
  3. Digital Logic, computer architecture
  4. Technical elective courses
  5. Engineering design

The BSEE degree program can be pursued with biomedical engineering emphasis or computer engineering emphasis or no emphasis (general). In the first two cases, a specific set of required courses will determine that emphasis area. For general, a broad choice of technical elective courses is available to choose from.

Program Objectives Based on our philosophy and goals the Faculty of the Department of Electrical Engineering have adopted the following Undergraduate Program Educational Objectives for graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) undergraduate program:

Student Outcomes

To accomplish the objectives of the electrical engineering program, the Faculty of the Department of Electrical Engineering have adopted the following Undergraduate Program Outcomes. Students of the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) undergraduate program at The University of Mississippi will demonstrate that they have:

Course Requirements

Specific requirements for the B.S.E.E. include two CSCi programming courses (Biomedical emphasis or General) or three CSCi programming courses (Computer emphasis); Engr 309, 310, 321, 360, 361, 410; El E 100, 331, 235, 236, 341, 351, 352, 353, 367, 385, 386, 391, 431, 447, 461, 462, 485, 486; 11 hours of specified courses for Biomedical, 12 hours of specified courses for Computer, 3 hours of specified course for General; and appropriate hours of technical elective courses (6 hours for Biomedical, 2 for Computer, and 14 for General). Technical elective, if not already included in the requirement, may be chosen from El E 313, 314, 413, 414, 415, 425, 433, 441, 443, 447, 451, 453, 482, 487, 523, 525, 533, 534, 535, 586; Engr 597; CSci 361, 521, 530, 551, 561.

Emphasis - General Program

Description

The B.S.E.E. with general emphasis provides broad training in basic and engineering sciences and fundamental knowledge of electrical engineering. The general emphasis provides greater flexibility for a student to choose 14 credit hours of technical elective courses from a breadth of electrical engineering topical areas.

General Education Requirements

In addition to the courses specified by the School of Engineering general education requirements, the following are required: Math 263- 264 and Math 353; laboratory science to be fulfilled by Chem 105, 115 and Phys 211, 212, 221, 222. The required 18 hours of humanities/ behaviors and social science/fine arts are as specified by the School of Engineering general education requirements but must include Econ 310.

Course Requirements

Specific requirements for the B.S.E.E. general program emphasis include Csci 251, 259; Engr 309, 310, 321, 360, 361, 410; El E 100, 331, 235, 236, 341, 351, 352, 353, 367, 385, 386, 391, 431, 447, 461, 462, 485, 486; and 14 hours of technical elective courses. Technical elective courses may be chosen from El E 333, 433, 441, 442, 443, 451, 453, 487, 523, 525; Engr 597; Tc 415, 432, 433, 491, 534, 535; Csci 361, 521, 530, 551, 561.

Degree Requirements

The academic regulations for this degree program, as entered in the University of Mississippi Catalog, are in effect for the current or selected academic year and semester. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change rules for registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time.

B.S.E.E. in Electrical Engineering

General Education

Requirement Hours Description
Chem 115 1 Complete Chem 115 with a passing grade.
Econ 310 3 Complete Econ 310 with a passing grade.
Math 261 3 Complete Math 261 with a passing grade.
Math 262 3 Complete Math 262 with a passing grade.
Math 263 3 Complete Math 263 with a passing grade.
Math 264 3 Complete Math 264 with a passing grade.
Math 353 3 Complete Math 353 with a passing grade.
Phys 211 3 Complete Phys 211 with a passing grade.
Phys 212 3 Complete Phys 212 with a passing grade.
Phys 221 1 Complete Phys 221 with a passing grade.
Phys 222 1 Complete Phys 222 with a passing grade.
Chem 105 3 Complete Chem 105 with a passing grade.
3 hrs humanities 3 Complete 3 hrs of humanities choosing from course work in classics, literature, history, modern language, philosophy, religion, Southern studies, African American Studies, and Gender Studies.
First Year Writing II 3 Complete one of the following courses with a passing grade: Engl 102, Liba 102, Writ 102 or Hon 102.
First Year Writing I 3 Complete Engl 101, Hon 101, Writ 100 or Writ 101 with a passing grade.
3 hrs fine arts 3 Student must successfully complete 3 hours in the fine arts. The course may be chosen from art history, art appreciation, and criticism of art, dance, music, and theatre arts. Courses emphasizing the enhancement of skills and performance are not acceptable.
3 hrs social sciences 3 Complete 3 hours of social sciences choosing from the following; economics, anthropology, political science, psychology, and sociology.
3 hrs fine arts/humanities 3 Complete 3 additional hours in any of the humanities or fine arts categories defined by the School of Engineering general education requirements.
3 hrs general education work 3 Complete 3 hrs General Education work chosen from the following: additional fine art, additional social science, additional humanities, As 301, As 302, Bus 250, Bus 271, Edld 110, Edld 111, Edld 120, Edld 220, Engr 400, Mgmt 371, Msl 102, Nsc 211, Spch 102, or Spch 105.

Major Requirements

Requirement Hours Description
El E 100 or Engr 100 1 Complete El E 100 or Engr 100 with a passing grade.
El E 331 3 Complete El E 331 with a passing grade.
El E 341 3 Complete El E 341 with a passing grade.
El E 351 3 Complete El E 351 with a passing grade.
El E 352 3 Complete El E 352 with a passing grade.
El E 353 1 Complete El E 353 with a passing grade.
El E 367 3 Complete El E 367 with a passing grade.
El E 385 3 Complete El E 385 with a passing grade.
El E 386 1 Complete El E 386 with a passing grade.
El E 391 3 Complete El E 391 with a passing grade.
El E 431 3 Complete El E 431 with a passing grade.
El E 461 1 Complete El E 461 with a passing grade.
El E 462 2 Complete El E 462 with a passing grade.
Engr 309 3 Complete Engr 309 with a passing grade.
Engr 321 3 Complete Engr 321 with a passing grade.
Engr 360 3 Complete Engr 360 with a passing grade.
Engr 361 1 Complete Engr 361 with a passing grade.
Engr 410 4 Complete Engr 410 with a passing grade.
School of Engineering GPA 0 Must be at least a 2.0
El E 235 3 Complete El E 235 with a passing grade.
El E 236 1 Complete El E 236 with a passing grade.
Enroll in a BSEE emphasis 0 Enroll in an emphasis within the BSEE program.
Engr 310 3 Complete Engr 310 with a passing grade.

Emphasis - General Program

Requirement Hours Description
Csci 251 3 Complete Csci 251 with a passing grade.
Csci 259 3 Complete Csci 259 with a passing grade.
El E 447 3 Complete El E 447 with a passing grade.
El E 485 2 Complete El E 485 with a passing grade.
El E 486 1 Complete El E 486 with a passing grade.
14 hrs technical electives 14 Complete 14 hours of technical elective courses. Technical elective courses may be chosen from El E 333, 415, 425, 433, 441, 442, 443, 451, 453, 482, 487, 523, 525, 534, 535; Engr 597; Csci 361, 521, 530, 551, 561.
The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.