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Computer Engineering

BU & IIT (Five year Joint Program)
BA in Engineering Science - BU
BS in Computer Engineering - IIT

First Semester

MATH 210 & 207

5

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 151)

WRIT 101

3

(BU)

CHEM 113 & 114

4

(BU)

(IIT - CHEM 122)

SPCH 110

3

(BU)

Psychology/Sociology Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

18

Hours

Second Semester

MATH 211

4

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 152)

WRIT 102

3

(BU)

Life Sciences Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 2)

CHEM 123 & 124

4

(BU)

(IIT – ECE Science Elective)

Philosophy Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

17

Hours

Third Semester

MATH 212

4

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 251)

PHYS 211 & 205

5

(BU)

(Note 3)

CMSC 180 & 181

4

(BU)

(sub for IIT – ECE 100)

ENGR 120

2

(BU)

HUMN 220

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

18

Hours

Fourth Semester

MATH 260

4

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 252)

PHYS 212 & 206

5

(BU)

(Note 3)

CMSC 200

4

(BU)

(IIT – CS 115 & 116)

MATH 240

4

(BU)

(IIT - CS 330)

Total

17

Hours

Fifth Semester

ECE 211

4

(IIT)

ECE218

3

(IIT)

ENGR 220

3

(BU)

(IIT - MMAE 200)

CMSC 205

3

(BU)

(IIT- CS 331)

PHYS WI213

3

(BU)

(Note 3)

Total

16

Hours

Sixth Semester

ECE 213

4

(IIT)

ENGR 264

3

(BU)

HUMN 230

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Business/Economics Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Religious Studies/Theology Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

16

Hours

Seventh Semester

ECE311

4

(IIT)

CS 351

3

(IIT)

MATH 333 or 350

3

(IIT)

CMSC 220

3

(BU)

(IIT – ECE 242)

HUMN 240

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

16

Hours

Eighth Semester

CS 450

3

(IIT)

ECE 307, 308, 312, or 319

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 7)

IPRO 497

3

(IIT)

(Note 4)

MATH 371

3

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 474)

Fine Arts/Music Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Anthropology /Political Science Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

18/19

Hours      

Ninth Semester

ECE 441

4

(IIT)

ECE 485

3

(IIT)

(Note 5)

CS 487

3

(IIT)

Professional ECE Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 6)

Physics or Chemistry Elective (300+ level)

3

(BU)

Total

16/17

Hours

Tenth Semester

Professional ECE Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 6)

ECE 429 or 446

3/4

(IIT)

IPRO 497

3

(IIT)

(Note 4)

Literature/Foreign Language Lit  Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

HUMN 250

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

15/17

Hours

Total for Program

167

Hours

Minimum

Note 1) Choose Humanities and Social Sciences Electives from approved courses.

Note 2) Choose a Life Sciences course at Benedictine University.

Note 3) PHYS 211, 212, 213, 205, 206 (BU) = PHYS 123, 221, 224 (IIT).

Note 4) Interprofessional projects may be taken at any time during the 3rd, 4th, or 5th year.  Course scheduling must be adjusted accordingly with advisor approval.

Note 5) CS 470 may be substituted with advisor approval. 

Note 6) Professional electives may be chosen from any of the 400-level IIT ECE courses identified with a (P) in the course descriptions and any 400-level IIT computer science courses except for CS 485.  A maximum of three credits of ECE 491 - Undergraduate Research or ECE 497 – Special Programs may be used as professional electives with advisor approval.

Note 7) If a 4 hour course is completed, 19 hours will be required for the term.  The student must receive permission from his or her academic dean to complete 19 semester hours in the term.

Note 8) Consult your academic advisor at Benedictine University regarding the completion of approved courses in a summer term to reduce your academic load in the fall or spring term.

Note 9) A minimum of 45 semester hours must be completed at IIT.  

Updated – January, 2011