The requirement for the degree is 131 units. A cumulative grade point average of C (2.0) is required for all courses taken at USC as well as all upper-division courses applied toward the major, regardless of the department in which the courses are taken. See also the common requirements for undergraduate degrees section.
*MATH 129 and MATH 229 is the preferred calculus sequence for electrical engineering students. Students advised to begin with MATH 125 as a prerequisite to MATH 129 have 4 fewer units of free electives in their programs.
**Satisfies GE requirement.
***Students enrolled in the progressive degree program may take EE 503 (4) to satisfy this requirement.
Requirements for Graduation: Engineering Electives
Students are required to take four entry-level electives from the following list:
†Students may use EE 494ab Undergraduate Thesis 2+2 Units to satisfy the capstone design requirement.
Free elective courses that complete the 28-unit elective requirement are to be chosen in consultation with the student's academic adviser. Students are encouraged to pursue minor options when satisfying this requirement.