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2024/25 Combined UM UMM Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2024/25 Combined UM UMM Undergraduate Catalog

Computer Engineering Minor


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OVERVIEW OF DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Minimum number of credits required to earn minor: 20

GPA requirements to earn minor: 2.0

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward minor: No grades below C-.

Contact Information: Dr. Don Hummels, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, (207) 581-2244, donald.hummels@maine.edu


PLEASE NOTE: This minor is not available to students majoring in Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Engineering.

The Computer Engineering Minor is designed to provide engineering majors outside of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and students from other disciplines an introduction to the wide-ranging content of the computer engineering major. The minor program entails 14 credit hours of required courses and a minimum of six credit hours of ECE elective courses.

Elective Courses: (Six credit hours minimum)


 Generally any computer-focused  ECE courses at the 300 or 400 level counts as an elective course.

Note for Computer Science Majors


For students majoring in Computer Science:

  • ECE 177 can be substituted by COS 225 (Introduction to Object-Oriented Design, Programming and Data Structures) Credits: 4
  • ECE 271 can be substituted by COS 235 (Computer Architecture) Credits: 4
  • ECE 331 can be substituted by COS 331 (Operating Systems)  Credits: 3

 

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