General Education Requirements
Gen Ed Requirements for Electrical and Computer Engineering Majors in a Nutshell
Overview of 2013 & 2014 general education requirements for electrical and computer engineering majors with link to Michigan Tech's General Education Advising page.
|12 Credits||General Education Requirements|
|UN 1015 – Composition||Freshman year, 1st Semester (or 2nd)|
|UN 1025 – Global Issues||Freshman year, 2nd Semester (or 1st) May substitute upper level language course for UN1025, which can be postponed.|
|HUFA – Select one course from HUFA list||Sophomore year, 1st or 2nd Semester|
|SBS – Select one course from SBS list||Sophomore year, 2nd or 1st Semester|
|12 Credits||(HASS Requirements)|
At least 6 credits must be level 3000 or above.
No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Creative Endeavors List.
No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Supplemental list.
|3 units||(Co-curricular courses)|
Total = 24 Credits plus 3 units of co-curricular activity
EC 3400 - Economic Decision Analysis, is suggested for EE and CpE majors.
Computer Engineers using catalog years 2005-06 through 2012-13 take one of the following in HASS: (good suggestions for everyone)
Modern Language Option for UN1025 - Global Issues: Students may use one upper level language course in place of UN1025.
For modern language placement questions, contact the Humanities Department at 906-487-2540.
HASS Elective Rules:
- No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Creative Endeavors List and applied to general education.
- No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Supplemental List and applied to general education.
- At least 6 credits of HASS electives must be level 3000 or higher for all students, including transfer students.
HASS prior to fall 2013: 15 credits HASS required; same rules.
Core prior to fall 2013: UN1001(or HUFA), UN1002(or UN1025), UN2001(or UN1015) & UN2002(or SBS).