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Electrical and Computer Engineering advising guide

Engineering courses

Engineering courses
Course number Course name Credits OSU equivalent OIT equivalent PSU equivalent Prerequisites
ENGR 101 Engr Fundamentals 4 ENGR 111 PCCPREQ ECE 101 Plc: MTH 251; Pr/c WR 115
ENGR 114 Engr Programming 4 ECE 112 ECE 102 ENGR 101
ENGR 171 Intro Digital Logic Des. 5 ECE 271 / 272 EE 131 ECE 171 Pr/c ENGR 221
ENGR 271 Digital Logic Design 4 ECE 112 EE 133 ECE 172 ENGR 171
ENGR 221 Electrical Circuits I 5 ENGR 201 EE 221 ECE 221 ENGR 101, MTH 252; Rec MTH 253, PHY 213
ENGR 222 Electrical Circuits II 5 ENGR 202 EE 223 ECE 222 ENGR 221
ENGR 223 Electrical Circuits III 5 ENGR 203 EE 225 ECE 223 ENGR 222; Pr/c: MTH 256

Science and programming courses

Science/programming courses
Course number Course name Credits OSU equivalent OIT equivalent PSU equivalent Prerequisites
CH 151 Preparatory Chemistry 5 PCCPREQ PCCPREQ PCCPREQ WR 115 & RD 115 & MTH 95
CH 221 General Chemistry 5 CH 201 CHE 201 / 204 CH 221 / 227 MTH 111, WR115, RD115, and (CH 151 or pass the CH151 Competency Exam)
CH 222 General Chemistry 5 CHE 202 / 205 CH 221
PHY 211 Physics (Calculus) 5 PH 211 PHY 221 PH 211 / 214 MTH 251; Pr/c: MTH 252
PHY 212 Physics (Calculus) 5 PH 212 PHY 223 PH 213 / 216 PHY 211, MTH 252
PHY 213 Physics (Calculus) 5 PH 213 PHY 222 PH 212 / 215 PHY 211, MTH 252
CS 133U C Programming 4 ECE 103 Rec: CS 160
CS 161 Computer Science I 4 CS 161 CST 116 Rec: MTH 111, WR 121, CS 160
CS 162 Computer Science II 4 CS 162 CS 161, CS 140U; Rec: MTH 112, WR 121
CS 201 Computer Systems 4 CS 162; Rec: CS 140U
CS 260 Data Structures 4 CS 261 CS 162

Mathematics courses

Mathematics courses
Course number Course name Credits OSU equivalent OIT equivalent PSU equivalent Prerequisites
MTH 251 Calculus I 4 MTH 251 MATH 251 MTH 251 MTH 112 or CMET 131, and WR 115
MTH 252 Calculus II 5 MTH 252 MATH 252 MTH 252 MTH 251
MTH 253 Calculus III 5 MTH 306 MATH 253N MTH 253 MTH 252
MTH 254 Vector Calculus I 5 MTH 254 MATH 254N MTH 254 MTH 252
MTH 256 Differential Equations 5 MTH 256 MATH 321 MTH 256 MTH 252 and MTH 261
MTH 261 Linear Algebra 5 MTH 306 MATH 341 MTH 261 MTH 252

Communications courses

Communications courses
Course number Course name Credits OSU equivalent OIT equivalent PSU equivalent Prerequisites
WR 121 English Composition 4 WR 121 WR 121 WR 121 WR 115 & RD 115 or Plc WR 121
WR 122 English Composition 4 WR 122 WR 121
WR 227 Tech./Prof. Writing 1 4 WR 327 WR 227 WR 327 WR 121
COMM 111 Public Speaking 4 COMM 111 SPE 111 COMM 220 WR 121
COMM 215 Small Group Communication 4 SPE 321 WR 115 & RD 115 & MTH 20; Rec: COMM 100

General education and other requirements

General education courses
Course number Course name Credits OSU equivalent OIT equivalent PSU equivalent Prerequisites
GEN ED General Education Credits 19-24 21 19 See General Education Advising Guide for Engineering Students
HE&PE 295 Health and Fitness 3 HHS 231 HE 295 & PE 295 must be taken concurrently

Additional required classes that are not offered by PCC

For Additional Required classes that are NOT offered by PCC see note γ.

Notes

  • α. OSU: PCCs MTH 253 + MTH 261 will be accepted to satisfy MTH 306. MTH 253 is also a PCC prerequisite for MTH 254, MTH 256, and MTH 261.
  • β. OSU students may take ENGR 114 or ENGR 271 to receive credit for ECE 112 at OSU. You do not need to take both.
  • γ. PCC does not offer OSU MTH 231 and MTH255. PCC does not offer OIT ENGR 267 and MGT 345

Forecast of Engineering class offerings

This is a complete list of Engineering offerings at PCC – not all courses listed may be required for your degree.

Engineering course offerings forecast for the upcoming year
Course number Course name Fall term Winter term Spring term Summer term
ENGR 101 Engr Fundamentals check check check check
ENGR 102 Engr Graphics check check check check
ENGR 105 Engr Graphics 3-D check check check check
ENGR 114 Engr Programming check check check check
ENGR 171 Intro Digital Logic Des. check
ENGR 211 Statics check check check
ENGR 212 Dynamics check check check
ENGR 213 Strength of Materials check check
ENGR 221 Electrical Circuits I check check check
ENGR 222 Electrical Circuits II check check
ENGR 223 Electrical Circuits III check check
ENGR 226 Plane Surveying check
ENGR 231 Material Science check
ENGR 262 Mfg. Processes check
ENGR 271 Digital Logic Design check