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Computer Engineering

Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) & Wheaton College (WC) – Five year Joint Program
BA in Liberal Arts/Engineering - WC
BS in Computer Engineering - IIT

First Semester

MATH 231

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 151)

PHYS 231

4

(WC)

(Note 1)

AHS 101

2

(WC)

BITH 111

2 

(WC)

Foreign Language

4

(WC)

(Note 2)

Total

16

Hours

Second Semester

MATH 232

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 152)

PHYS 232

4

(WC)

(Note 1)

Writing

4

(WC)

Foreign Language

4

(WC)

(Note 2)

Total

16

Hours

Third Semester

PHYS 321

4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 251)(Note 5)

PHYS 333

2

(WC)

(Note 1)

PHYS 334

2

(WC)

(Note 3)

CHEM 236

4

(WC)

(IIT – CHEM 122)

Communication

2

(WC)

CS 115

2

(IIT)

Total

16

Hours

Fourth Semester

PHYS 322

           4

(WC)

(IIT – MATH 252)(Note 5)

PHYS 335

2

(WC)

(sub for IIT- ECE 100)(Note 6)

Bible (NT or OT)

4

(WC)

(Note 4)

Music or Art

2

(WC)

(Note 4)

Science Elect

3

(Note 7)

CS 116

2

(IIT)

Total

     17

Hours

Fifth Semester

ECE 211

4

(IIT)

ECE 218

3

(IIT)

CS 331

3

(IIT)

Philosophy

4

(WC)

(Note 4)

History or Social Science

4

(WC)

(Note 4)

Total

18

Hours

Sixth Semester

ECE 213

4

(IIT)

ECE 242

3

(IIT)

CS 330

3

(IIT)

Literature

4

(WC)

(Note 4)

Bible (OT or NT)

2

(WC)

(note 4)

Total

16

Hours

Seventh Semester

ECE 311

4

(IIT)

CS 351

3

(IIT)

Math 333 or 350

3

(IIT)

MMAE 200 or 320

3

(IIT)

Social Science or History

4

(WC)

(Note 4)

Total

17

Hours

Eighth Semester

CS 450

3

(IIT)

ECE 307, 308, 312, or 319

3/4

(IIT)

IPRO 497

3

(IIT)

(Note 8)

MATH 474

3

(IIT)

Christian Thought

2

(WC)

Total

14/15

Hours

Ninth Semester

ECE 441

4

(IIT)

ECE 485

3

(IIT)

(Note 10)

CS 487

3

(IIT)

Professional ECE Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 9)

Art or Music

2

(WC)

(Note 4)

Total

15/16

Hours

Tenth Semester

Professional ECE Elective

3/4

(IIT)

(Note 9)

ECE 429 or 446

3/4

(IIT)

IPRO 497

3

(IIT)

(Note 8)

Social Science

4

(WC)

(Note 4)

Total

13/15

Hours

Total for Program

       158

Hours

Minimum

Note 1) PHYS 231, 232, 333 (WC) = PHYS 123, 221, 224 (IIT).

Note 2) Students who have not completed two years (through level 2) of language in high school must complete 12 hours (3 courses) of foreign language.

Note 3) PHYS 334 (WC) includes MATLAB programming.

Note 4) See Humanities and Social Sciences requirements for Wheaton College. 

Note 5)Students may substitute MATH 331 and 333 (WC) for PHYS 321 and 322 (WC).

Note 6) PHYS 335 (WC) includes engineering ethics.

Note 7) Students may choose IIT BIOL 107, IIT BIOL 115, IIT CHEM 126, WC CHEM 237, IIT MS 101.

Note 8) Interprofessional projects may be taken at any time during the 3rd, 4th, or 5th years.  Course scheduling must be adjusted accordingly with advisor approval.

Note 9) Professional electives may be chosen from the 400-level ECE courses identified with a (P) in the IIT course descriptions, and any 400-level IIT computer science courses except CS 485.  A maximum of 3 credits of Undergraduate Research (ECE 491) or Special Problems (ECE 497) may be used as a professional elective with advisor approval.

Note 10) CS 470 may be substituted with advisor approval.

Note 11) Consult your academic advisor at Wheaton College regarding the completion of approved courses in a summer term to reduce your academic load in the fall or spring term or the completion of courses in terms other than those suggested on this program.

Note 12) A minimum of 45 semester hours must be completed at IIT.

Updated – January, 2011