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Electrical/Electronic Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Mission

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at California State University Chico will educate each student to be a responsible and productive engineer who can effectively manage future challenges.

Goals & Objectives

The objective of the Electrical/Electronic Engineering program from California State University Chico is to produce graduates able to:

  • Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to identify, formulate, and solve electrical/electronic engineering problems.
  • Use industry standard tools to analyze, design, develop and test computer-based systems containing both hardware and software components.
  • Achieve success in graduate programs in electrical engineering or a related field.

Student Learning Outcomes

Our EECE students should demonstrate:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • An ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written forms.
  • Accreditation

    The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Credits
      127 alternative credits
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:
    • Basic Electricity and Instruments
    • Logic Design Fundamentals
    • Special Topics
    • Linear Circuits
    • Circuits Problem Session
    • Embedded Systems Development

    English Language Requirements

    • Minimum required score:

      61

      The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

    • Minimum required score:

      6

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    • Minimum required score:

      500

      The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

    • Minimum required score:

      47

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    Academic Requirements

    You need the following GPA score:

    Required score: 3

    Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

    Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

    General Requirements

    Generally, applicants will qualify for consideration for first-time freshman admission if they meet the following requirements:

    • Have graduated from high school, have earned a Certificate of General Education Development (GED) or have passed the California High School Proficiency Examination (CHSPE);
    • Have completed with grades of C or better each of the courses in the comprehensive pattern of college preparatory subject requirements also known as the “a-g” pattern (see “Subject Requirements”).

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      17368 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 17368 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      17368 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 17368 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • In-State

      7864 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 7864 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Chico

    • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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