The Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering degree requires a total of minimum 128 credit hours and a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least 2.00.
A cumulative GPA of 2.00 or higher in the CE courses taken to satisfy the CE Requirements is required to qualify for graduation with the CE degree.
- Computer Engineering Requirements (at least 50 credit hours):
- Computer Engineering Core (32 credit hours): CE 201, CE 202, CE 207, CE 208, CE 255, CE 264, CE 270, CE 301, CE 302, CE 362, CE 364 and CE 368.
- Computer Engineering Seminars (1 credit hour): CE 200 and CE 400.
- Advanced CE Selectives (10 credit hours): CE 337 and CE 437 are required. Must also choose at least one of CE 468 or CE 469.
- Senior Design Requirement (4 credit hours in total): CE 477. The prerequisite for all Senior Design courses is completion of the CE Core Curriculum. Some Senior Design Courses may have additional prerequisites. When used to satisfy the Senior Design Requirement, these courses cannot also be used to satisfy the CE Laboratory Requirement below.
- Computer Engineering Electives (at least 3 credit hours): Additional CE courses to bring total CE credit hours to at least 50.
- General Engineering (10 credit hours):
- CS 159 (3 credit hours) (Programming Applications for Engineers)
- Introduction to Engineering (4 credit hours): ENGR 131 and ENGR 132 OR ENGR 100 and ENGR 126
- Engineering Breadth Requirement (3 credit hours): Choose one (1) course from the following approved Engineering Breadth courses: ENGR 297, IE 335, IE 336, ME 200, MSE 230, NUCL 200 or CVL 355.
- Mathematics Requirement (21 credit hours): MA 165, MA 166, MA 261, MA 266, MA 265 and MA 369.
- Science Requirement (15 – 16 credit hours): CHM 115, PHYS 172, and PHYS 272 and one of the Science Electives: BIOL 110, (BIOL 121 and BIOL 135), CHM 112, CHM 116, PHYS 322, PHYS 342 or EAPS 125.
- Liberal Arts Requirements (28 credit hours):
- English Language and Communication Skills (10 credit hours): ENGL 100, ENGL 106 and COM 114 (Liberal Arts Department, Course Catalogue).
- General Education Requirement (18 credit hours): Students must satisfy the requirements of the General Education as per the following conditions:
- Courses must be drawn from the following General Education areas at AUM: Speech and Communication, English Language and Literature, History, Fine Arts, Physical Education, Self-Development and Life Style, Culinary Arts, Ethics, Social Sciences, Psychological Sciences, Natural Sciences, Child Development and Family Studies, Economics, Philosophy and Other Languages (please refer to Course Catalogue, General Education section).
- In order to ensure sufficient exposure to General Education topics, unless otherwise specified by the degree requirements of the academic major, the student cannot take more than 2 courses from the same area/sub-area as, as shown in tables below:
- Courses that are already required under other category than General Education requirement:
- cannot be considered as a General Education course;
- do not count towards the 2-course limit in General Education requirement.
Area Maximum Courses to Take Speech and Communication 2 English Language and Literature 2 History 2 Physical Education 2 Culinary Arts 2 Ethics 2 Psychological Sciences 2 Natural Sciences 2 Child Development and Family Studies 2 Economics 2 Philosophy 2 Other Languages 2 Area Sub-Area Maximum Courses to Take Fine Arts Arts and Design 2 Theatre 2 Music 2 Fashion and Apparel Design 2 Photography and Media 2 Self-Development and Life Style Academic and Career Skills Development 2 Character and Leadership Skills Development 2 Life Management Development 2 Development of Thinking Skills 2 Technology and Innovation 2