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Electrical Engineering


Undergraduates: Sample Curriculum

The sample curriculum below offers students a possible path to an electrical engineering degree at UNL. The official listing of electrical engineering courses is available in the UNL Undergraduate Bulletin.

Sample 4-Year Program of Study (EE) Credits
Semester 1
ELEC121: Introduction to Electrical Engineering I
3
ENGR 10: Freshmen Engineering Seminar
0
MATH 106: Analytic Geometry & Calculus I
5
ACE elective
3
Science elective
4
Total 15
   
Semester 2
ELEC 122: Introduction to Electrical Engineering II
3
MATH 107: Analytic Geometry & Calculus II
5
PHYS 211: General Physics I
4
Communications elective
3
Total 15
   
Semester 3
ELEC 215: Electronics & Circuits I
3
ELEC 235: Introductory Electrical Lab I
1
ENGR 20: Sophomore Engineering Seminar
0
MATH 208: Analytic Geometry & Calculus III
4
PHYS 212: General Physics II
4
PHYS 222: General Physics Lab II
1
Computer Programming elective
3
Total 16
   
Semester 4
ELEC 216: Electronics & Circuits II
3
ELEC 222: Introduction to Embedded Systems
3
ELEC 236: Introductory Electrical Lab II
1
MATH 221: Differential Equations
3
ACE elective
3
Science elective
4
Total 17
   
Semester 5
ELEC 304: Signals & Systems I
3
ELEC 307: Electrical Engineering Laboratory I
3
ELEC 316: Electronics & Circuits III
2
ELEC 370: Digital Logic Design
3
Technical elective
3
ACE elective
3
Total 17
   
Semester 6
ELEC 305: Probability Theory & Introduction to Random Processes
3
ELEC 306: Electromagnetic Field Theory
3
ELEC 317: Electrical Engineering Laboratory II
2
Technical electives
6
Communications elective
3
Total 17
   
Semester 7
ELEC 494: Electrical Engineering Senior Design I
2
Technical electives
9
ACE elective
3
Total 14
   
Semester 8
ELEC 495: Electrical Engineering Senior Design II
3
Technical electives
9
ACE elective
3
Total 15


ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING OPTIONS
1. Communications & Signal Processing: ELEC 462, 463, 464, 465, 410

2. Electromagnetic Fields & Optics: ELEC 408, 467, 468, 480, 486

3. Electronics & Computer Engineering: ELEC 361, 469, 470, 475

4. Energy & Power Systems: ELEC 406, 438, 444, 428

5. Materials & Devices: ELEC 417, 420, 421, 422