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B.S. Optical Engineering

The curriculum is designed to give the student a thorough knowledge in the methods of design, application, and analysis of optical systems. The goals are to produce graduates capable of performing well in both industry and in graduate school.

First Year
Credit Hrs
1st Sem
2nd Sem
EEN 100 Introduction to Engineering
3
 
ENG 101 Communication Skills I
3
 
SEM 101 Spartan Seminar
1
 
CHM 210 General Chemistry for Engineers 3  
PED 100 Fundamentals of Fitness for Life 1  
Social Sciences (Tier 2) 3  
SEM 102 Spartan Seminar   1
EEN 101 Engineering Problem Solving   2
CSC 170 Computer Programming C++   3
ENG 102 Communication Skills II   3
MTH 184 Calculus I
 
4
EEN 211  Material Science and Engineering   3
TOTAL (Semester)
14
16
TOTAL (Year)
30
Second Year
1st Sem
2nd Sem
SEM 201 Spartan Seminar 1  
HED 100 Personal and Community Health  
2
 
MTH 251 Calculus II 4  
PHY 160 University Physics I 4  
PHY 160L University Physics I Laboratory 1  
SCM 285  Principles of Speech 3  
Humanities from Tier 2 3  
MTH 252   Calculus III   4
PHY 161 University Physics II   4
PHY 161L University Physics II Laboratory   1
OEN 200 Geometric & Instrumentation Optics   3
OEN 200L Geometric & Instrumentation Optics Laboratory   1
OEN 290 Optical Engineering Seminar I   1
Social Sciences (Tier 3 Cultural Perspectives Elective)   3
TOTAL (Semester)
18
17
TOTAL (Year)
35
Third Year
1st Sem
2nd Sem
Humanities (Tier 3 Cultural Perspectives Elective)
3
 
OEN 201  Physical & Instrumentation Optics 3  
OEN 201L  Physical & Instrumentation Optics Laboratory 1  
OEN 360 Introduction to Optical Materials 3  
EEN 201  Electrical Network Theory I 3  
EEN 201L Electrical Network Theory I Laboratory 1  
MTH 372   Differential Equations 3  
MTH 300  Linear Algebra   3
EEN 203  Electronic Principles   3
EEN 411  Engineering Economics   3
OEN 320  Optical Systems Analysis   3
OEN 340  Lasers & Photonics
 
3
OEN 340L  Lasers & Photonics Laboratory
 
1
OEN 390 Optical Engineering Seminar II
 
1
TOTAL (Semester)
17
17
TOTAL (Year)
34
Fourth Year
1st Sem
2nd Sem
OEN 460 Optical Communications I
3
 
OEN 460L Optical Communications I Laboratory
1
 
OEN 490 Senior Seminar
1
 
OEN 498 Senior Project I
3
 
Engineering Elective
3
 
OEN 380 Introduction to Quantum Optics
3
 
OEN 499 Senior Project II
 
3
EEN 321   Electromagnetic Field Theory
 
3
Engineering Elective
 
3
Technical Elective
 
3
MTH 351-E Probability and Statistics I - Engineering Section
 
3
TOTAL (Semester)
14
15
TOTAL (Year)
29
 
TOTAL
128
cr hrs