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Computer Engineering Program Plan

This sample program plan gives you a possible overview of the types of courses a student would take each semester of the Computer Engineering program at Wheaton College.

PLEASE NOTE: This program plan is for guidance only. Graduation requirements are found in the course catalog.

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NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
CORE 101 WC First Year Seminar 4 General Education
LANG WC Foreign Language 4 General Education
MATH 231 WC Calculus I 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 231 WC Introductory Physics I 4 Engineering Core
ENGR 101 WC Introduction to Engineering 1 Engineering Core

Total: 17 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
ENGW WC Writing (0-4) 4 General Education
BITH WC Old Testament Literature 4 General Education
AHS 101 WC Wellness (0-2) 2 General Education
MATH 232 WC Calculus II 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 232 WC Introductory Physics II 4 Engineering Core
ENGR 105 WC Fundamentals of Engineering Graphics   Recommended

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
SELECT WC Thematic Core (1 of 3) 4 General Education
SELECT WC Thematic Core (2 of 3) 4 General Education
COMM WC Communication (0-2) 2 General Education
MATH 331 WC Vector Calculus 2 Engineering Core
PHYS 334 WC Computer Modeling of Physical Systems 2 Engineering Core
ENGR 201 WC Statics 4 Engineering Specific

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
SELECT WC Thematic Core (3 of 3) 4 General Education
SELECT WC Visual & Performing Arts (1 of 2) 2 General Education
BITH WC New Testament Literature 4 General Education
MATH 333 WC Differential Equations 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 331 WC Spacetime and Quanta 4 Engineering Core

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
CORE 3xx WC Advanced Seminar (with 1 Thematic Core Tag) 4 General Education
CHEM 231 WC General Chemistry I 4 Engineering Core
ENGR 204 WC Innovation in Design 4 Engineering Core
ENGR 125 WC Introduction to CADD (2)   Recommended
CS 115 IIT Object-Oriented Programming 1 2 Engineering at IIT

Total: 14 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
BITH WC Christian Thought 4 General Education
ENGR 394 WC Ethics Capstone 2 General Education
SELECT WC Visual & Performing Arts (2 of 2) 2 General Education
CS 116 IIT Object-Oriented Programming 2 2 Engineering at IIT
ECE 211 IIT Circuit Analysis 1 3 Engineering at IIT
ECE 218 IIT Digital Systems 4 Engineering at IIT

Total: 17 Credits

Wheaton Credit Hours: 102

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
CS 330 IIT Discrete Structures 3
CS 331 IIT Data Structures & Algorithms 3
ECE 213 IIT Circuit Analysis 2 4
ECE 242 IIT Digital Computers & Computing 3
MATH 374 IIT Probability & Statistics for Electrical & Computer Engineers 3

Total: 16 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
CS 351 IIT Signals & Systems 3

ECE 307,

ECE 308, or

ECE 319

IIT

Electrodynamics (4)

Signals and Systems (3)

Fundamentals of Power Engr (4)

4
ECE 311 IIT Engineering Electronics 4

MATH 333 or

MATH 350

IIT

Matrix Algebra/Complex Variables

or

Intro Computational Mathematics

3
SELECT IIT

Science Elective

Choose from: BIOL 105, BIOL 114,

CHEM 126, OR MS 201

3

Total: 17 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
ECE 441 IIT Microcomputers 4
ECE 485  IIT Engineering Electronics 3
SELECT IIT Computer Sys/Software Elective (3 or 4) 4
ECE 400+ P IIT Professional ECE Elective 1 (3 or 4) 4
IPRO IIT IPRO Elective 1 3

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
CS 351 IIT

Operating Systems

3

ECE 429 or

ECE 446

IIT

Introduction to VLSI Design

Advanced Logic Design (3 or 4)

4
ECE 400+ P IIT Professional ECE Elective 2 (3 or 4) 4
IPRO IIT IPRO Elective 2 3
EXAM NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering
(Passing is not required)
 

Total: 14 Credits

IIT Credit Hours: 65

Total Credit Hours to Bachelor's Degree: 167

 

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