BS in Electrical Engineering

Drexel Degree Name: B.S in Electrical Engineering

Community College Degree Name: A.S. in Engineering

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

64 credits at BCC transfer over as 77.5 credits at Drexel

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

First Year
FallCredits SpringCredits 
At Community College
 At Community College 
ENGR 111 (Bucks - ENGR 112)3.0 MATH 122
MATH 123 (Bucks = MATH 141)
MATH 121 (Bucks = MATH 140)4.0 PHYS 101 (Bucks = PHYS 121)4.0 
CHEM 101 (Bucks = CHEM 121)3.5 CS 190 (Bucks = CISC 119)3.0 
ENGL 101 (Bucks = COMP 110)3.0 ENGL 102
ENGL 103 (Bucks = COMP 111)
Free Elective (Bucks = COLL 101)   
 13.5  21 
Second Year
FallCredits SpringCredits 
At Community College At Community College 
MATH 200 (Bucks = MATH 242)4.0 MATH 210 (Bucks = MATH 250)*4.0 
PHYS 102
PHYS 201 (Bucks = PHYS 122)
8.0 MEM 238 (Bucks = ENGR 223)4.0 
COM 230 (Bucks = COMM 111)3.0 MEM 230 (Bucks = ENGR 224)4.0 
MEM 202 (Bucks = ENGR 222)3.0 ECE 201 (Bucks = ENGR 240)4.0 
Gen Ed Elective (Bucks = SS/Div Elec)4.5 Gen Ed Elec (Bucks = Arts/Hum Elec)4.5 
 22.5  20.5 
Third Year
At DrexelAt DrexelAt DrexelAt Drexel
ECE 2004.0MATH Elective4.0  
ENGR 2204.0PHIL 3153.0  
UNIV E1011.0Sophomore Engr Elective3.0  
COOP 1011.0Gen Ed Elective3.0  
Gen Ed Elec3.0   
 16 16 0 0
Fourth Year
At DrexelAt DrexelAt DrexelAt Drexel
ECE 3614.0ECE 3911.0  
ECES 3014.0Science Elective4.5  
ECE Elective6.0ECE Elective6.0  
 18 14.5 0 0
Fifth Year
At DrexelAt DrexelAt Drexel 
ECE 4913.0ECE 4923.0ECE 4933.0 
ECEP/S/E 4XX Elective4.0ECEP/S/E 4XX Elective4.0ECEP/S/E 4XX Elective4.0 
ECE Elective9.0ECE Elective9.0ECE 1053.0 
  ECE Elective3.0 
 16 16 13 
Total Credits 187

Substitute for ENGR 231

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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