2018-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    Aug 03, 2020  
2018-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Electrical Engineering, B.S. (for students entering Tandon prior to Fall 2016)

Please note that the curriculum that follows applies to students who began classes BEFORE the Fall of 2016. For students who entered the NYU Tandon School of Engineering after that date, please review the Electrical Engineering, B.S. .

Typical Course of Study for the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Fall Semester: 18 Credits

Spring Semester: 16 Credits

Senior Year

Fall Semester: 15 Credits

Spring Semester: 16/17 Credits

  • EE 4XX3 Design Project II 3 Credits
  • EE/EL Elective 3 Credits
  • EE/CS/EL Elective 3 Credits
  • Free Elective 3-4 Credits
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Course 4 Credits 2

Total credits required for the degree: 128


1 For transfer students and students changing major, ECE-UY 1002  is not required.

2 Choice of Humanities and Social Sciences courses must conform to university requirements.

3 The Restricted Electives must be 3 of 4 courses:

4 A grade of at least C- is required in CS-UY 1133 , CS-UY 2204 , ECE-UY 2013 , ECE-UY 2024 , and ECE-UY 3054 .

5 Three 4-credit electives may be used in place of four 3-credit electives.