Electrical Engineering Degree

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering focuses on the fundamental knowledge and skills associated with the electrical or computer engineering professions. Study this diverse field in the Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from CTU. You can work to develop both a strong technical background as well as analytical, critical-thinking, and problem-solving skills that are designed to help you contribute in professional environments. From small electronic devices and smartphones to supercomputers, you can work to prepare for various fields of electrical engineering and the high-tech industry.

The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program at the CTU Colorado Springs campus is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. http://www.abet.org/.

At CTU, students come first. Our flexible online course schedules are designed to help you build a class schedule around your schedule. And with grants and scholarships available for those who qualify, a degree from CTU can be both achievable and affordable. Learn more below or fill out the form to speak with an admissions advisor.

ABET Accredited Program

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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org
CTU’s Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program at the CTU Colorado Springs campus is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Enrollment and Graduation Data


  • January 07, 2020
  • February 18, 2020
  • April 07, 2020




  • Colorado Springs

Program Details

  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: Preparatory
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    CS104 Problem Solving Concepts With C++ 4
    MATH112 Analytic College Algebra 4.5
    MATH114 Analytic Trigonometry 4.5
    MATH116 Foundations for Calculus 4.5
    Courses: General Education
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    CHE105 Introduction to Chemistry 5
    COMS201 Technical and Professional Writing 4.5
    ECON210 Principles of Macroeconomics 4.5
    ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HIST101 Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century 4.5
    LITR201 Literature: A Reflection of Life 4.5
    HUMN201 Introduction to the Fine Arts I 4.5
    MATH205 Differential Calculus 5
    MATH207 Integral Calculus 5
    MATH304 Linear Algebra 4
    PHIL306 Ethics for the Information Age 4.5
    PHY211 Physics I - Mechanics 5
    PHY212 Physics II – Heat, Light and Sound 5
    PSYC102 Introductory Psychology 4.5
    SOCL102 Introductory Sociology 4.5
    UNIV104 Academic and Career Success 4.5
    HUMNELE Humanities Elective 4.5
    Total Credit Hours: 69.5
    Courses: Core
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    CE242 Computer Architecture 4
    CS115 Programming With C++ 4
    EE110 Introduction to Engineering 4
    EE221 Circuit Analysis I 5
    EE252 Digital Design I 5
    EE312 Embedded Microcontrollers 5
    EE325 CMOS Design 5
    EE331 Circuit Analysis II 5
    EE335 Advanced Engineering Mathematics 5
    EE341 Advanced Circuit Analysis 5
    EE343 Signals and Systems 4
    EE352 Digital Design II 5
    EE375 Electronic Design I 5
    EE395 Electronic Design II 5
    EE415 Advanced Electronic Design 5
    EE443 Communication Systems I 4
    EE463 Communications Systems II 4
    EE486 Impact of Global Issues on Design 2
    EE490 Product Design I 4
    EE491 Product Design II 4
    EM200 Introduction to Website Development 4
    MATH302 Differential Equations 5
    MATH366 Probability and Statistics 5
    PHY340 Electromagnetics 5
    PHY350 Solid State Physics 5
    Total Credit Hours: 113
    Courses: Electives
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    ELE Select two courses, for a total of 8 credits, from the list of Senior level EE elective courses 8
    Elective Choices:
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    EE472 Advanced Digital System Design 4
    EE473 Communication System Design 4
    EE474 Controls Systems Design 4
    EE475 Advanced Electronic Systems Design 4
    EE477 Power Systems Design 4
    EE479 Advanced Systems Design (System Design Continuation) 4
    EE495 Advanced Research and Study in Electrical Engineering
    EE499 Special Topics in Electrical Engineering

    Total Credit Hours: 190.5

  • Accreditations and Alignments

    The BSEE program at the CTU Colorado Springs campus is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 – telephone: (410) 347-7700.


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