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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
 
IUL 101 University Foundations
3
 
MTH 184 Calculus I
4
 
PHY 160 University Physics I
4
 
PHY 160L University Physics I Laboratory
1
 
EEN 102 Engineering Use of Computers
 
3
ENG 102 Communication Skills II
 
3
MTH 251 Calculus II
 
4
PED 100 Fundamentals of Fitness for Life
 
1
PHY 161 University Physics II
 
4
PHY 161L University Physics II Laboratory
 
1
TOTAL (Semester)
18
16
TOTAL (Year)
34
Second Year
1st Sem
2nd Sem
HED 100 Personal and Community Health  
2
 
EEN 201  Electrical Network Theory I
3
 
EEN 201L Electrical Network Theory I Laboratory
1
 
OEN 200 Geometric & Instrumentation Optics
3
 
OEN 200L Geometric & Instrumentation Optics Laboratory
1
 
CHM 210 General Chemistry for Engineers
3
 
MTH 252   Calculus III
4
 
EEN 203  Electronic Principles
 
3
EEN 211  Material Science and Engineering
 
3
OEN 201  Physical & Instrumentation Optics
 
3
OEN 201L  Physical & Instrumentation Optics Laboratory
 
1
MTH 372   Differential Equations
 
3
SCM 285  Principles of Speech
 
3
TOTAL (Semester)
17
16
TOTAL (Year)
33
Third Year
1st Sem
2nd Sem
Humanities from Tier 2
3
 
OEN 340  Lasers & Photonics
3
 
OEN 340  Lasers & Photonics Laboratory
1
 
OEN 360 Introduction to Optical Materials
3
 
OEN 380 Introduction to Quantum Optics
3
 
MTH 300  Linear Algebra
3
 
Humanities (Tier 3 Cultural Perspectives Elective)
 
3
Social Sciences (Tier 2)
 
3
EEN 321   Electromagnetic Field Theory
 
3
OEN 320  Optical Systems Analysis
 
3
MTH 351-E Probability and Statistics I - Engineering Section
 
3
TOTAL (Semester)
16
15
TOTAL (Year)
31
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
 
Unrestricted Elective
3
 
Social Sciences (Tier 3 Cultural Perspectives Elective)
 
3
EEN 411  Engineering Economics
 
3
OEN 461 Optical Communications II
 
3
OEN 461L Optical Communications IL Laboratory
 
1
OEN 499 Senior Project II
 
3
Technical Elective
 
3
TOTAL (Semester)
14
16
TOTAL (Year)
30
 
TOTAL
128
cr hrs