BS in Computer Engineering

Drexel Degree Name: B.S in Computer Engineering

Community College Degree Name: A.S. in Engineering

Sample Plan of Study - First & Second Year at Bucks County Community College

63 credits at BCCC transfer over as 79 credits at Drexel

Please contact the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering for the most current Plan of Study.

First Year
FallCredits SpringCredits 
At Community College At Community College 
CHEM 101 (BCCC=CHEM 121 [4])3.5 CS 190 (BCCC=CISC 119 [4])3.0 
ENGL 101 (BCCC=COMP 110 [3])3.0 ENGL 102
ENGL 103 (BCCC=COMP 111 [3])
6.0 
ENGR 111 (BCCC=ENGR 112 [4])3.0 MATH 122
MATH 123 (BCCC=MATH 141 [4])
8.0 
MATH 121 (BCCC=MATH 140 [4])4.0 PHYS 101 (BCCC=PHYS 121 [4])4.0 
 13.5  21 
Second Year
FallCredits SpringCredits 
At Community College At Community College 
COM 230
& GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVE (BCCC=COM 111 [3])
4.5 ECE 201 (BCCC=ENGR 240 [4])4.0 
MATH 200 (BCCC=MATH 242 [4])4.0 MATH 210 (BCCC=MATH 250 [3])4.0 
MEM 202 (BCCC=ENGR 222 [3])3.0 MEM 230 (BCCC=ENGR 224 [3])4.0 
PHYS 102
PHYS 201 (BCCC=PHYS 122 [4])
8.0 MEM 238 (BCCC=ENGR 223 [3])4.0 
General Education elective (BCCC=SS/Div elective [3])4.5 General Education elective (BCCC=Arts/Humanities elective [3])4.5 
 24  20.5 
Third Year
FallCreditsWinterCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
At DrexelAt DrexelAt DrexelAt Drexel
COOP 1011.0CIVC 1011.0COOP EXPERIENCECOOP EXPERIENCE
ECE 1011.0ECEC 2043.0  
ECE 2004.0MATH 2213.0  
ECEC 2013.0MATH 2914.0  
ENGR 1133.0PHIL 3153.0  
ENGR 1313.0Science elective3.0  
UNIV E1011.0   
 16 17 0 0
Fourth Year
FallCreditsWinterCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
At DrexelAt DrexelAt DrexelAt Drexel
ECE 1053.0CS 2653.0COOP EXPERIENCECOOP EXPERIENCE
ECE 3014.0ECE 3614.0CS 2603.0 
ECES 3014.0ECE elective3.0  
ECE elective3.0Free elective3.0  
Free elective3.0General Education elective3.5  
 17 16.5 3 0
Fifth Year
FallCreditsWinterCreditsSpringCredits 
At DrexelAt DrexelAt Drexel 
ECE 3033.0ECE 4923.0ECE 4933.0 
ECE 3503.0CE Core elective3.0ECEC elective (400-level and up)3.0 
ECE 4913.0ECEC elective (400-level and up)3.0Free elective3.0 
ECEC elective (400-level and up)3.0Free elective3.0  
Free elective3.0   
 15 12 9 
Total Credits 184.5

Writing-Intensive Course Requirements

In order to graduate, all students must pass three writing-intensive courses after their freshman year. Two writing-intensive courses must be in a student's major. The third can be in any discipline. Students are advised to take one writing-intensive class each year, beginning with the sophomore year, and to avoid “clustering” these courses near the end of their matriculation. Transfer students need to meet with an academic advisor to review the number of writing-intensive courses required to graduate.

A "WI" next to a course in this catalog may indicate that this course can fulfill a writing-intensive requirement. For the most up-to-date list of writing-intensive courses being offered, students should check the Writing Intensive Course List at the University Writing Program. Students scheduling their courses can also conduct a search for courses with the attribute "WI" to bring up a list of all writing-intensive courses available that term.

Transfer Credits

To receive transfer credits, the courses must be substantially equivalent to courses offered in the desired curriculum at Drexel and students must have completed the courses with a grade of C (C=2.0) or better. The transfer courses listed should be used as a general guide and might not be acceptable for every major at the University. Drexel University makes every effort to keep this guide current, but cannot guarantee that every course will be acceptable for transfer. The number of credits a student can transfer will be determined by the academic department once the student has been accepted into the program. 

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