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Physics and Electrical Engineering

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

48 months
Duration
17246 USD/year
17246 USD/year
3812 USD/year
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About

The Physics and Electrical Engineering program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a dual degree program offered by the Department of Physics and Optical Science and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Overview

The Physics and Electrical Engineering program of The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is designed to broaden and enhance the education of students in engineering degree programs. Students can obtain a B.S. Physics and B.S. Electrical Engineering dual degree or a B.S. Physics and B.S. Computer Engineering dual degree.

Degree Requirements

To obtain a dual B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Physics, undergraduate students must complete all requirements for the B.S.E.E. degree as established by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.  In addition, students must complete 12 credit hours of upper-division PHYS courses specified by the Department of Physics and Optical Science with an average grade of C or above.  A B.S. in Physics under this program is awarded at the same time as or after the B.S.E.E.; the B.S. in Physics degree will not be awarded in advance of the engineering degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Utilization in C++
  • Network Theory
  • Instrumentation and Networks Laboratory
  • Analytical Foundations of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Electromagnetic Fields
  • Electromagnetic Waves

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

129 SCH

129-132

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum GPA: 2.0 (cumulative and Physics)
  • Pre-Major/Prerequisite Courses: Complete the following with grades of C or above and no more than 2 attempts per course: Physics for Science and Engineering I & II, Calculus III
  • Application and Application Fee of $80
  • Proof of English ability
  • In order for us to review your application, we require school records or transcripts for the last four years of pre-university curriculum. A complete transcript will have the courses you have taken and your grades/marks for each course from grades 9 through 11 or through 12 if you have completed high school
  • Submit one required essay
  • For freshmen applicants, submitting the SAT or ACT is optional due to the limited testing opportunities caused by COVID-19

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17246 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8623 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    17246 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8623 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    3812 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1906 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Charlotte

1133 - 2060 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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