FIU College of Engineering and Computing

Florida International University - Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Bachelor of Science in Electrical or Computer Engineering

Our ABET-accredited program emphasizes engineering concepts and design in the varied and rapidly expanding fields of electrical engineering. Whether you want to go into practice or take on advanced study in electrical or computer engineering, you’ll get there with our bachelor’s degree.

Admission Requirements

Apply early. You’ll need a high school degree from an accredited institution, official SAT/ACT scores, transcripts from all other colleges you’ve attended.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Our College offers financial aid and scholarships to qualified students. The amounts and eligibility requirements of these awards vary depending on the type of award. Merit-based financial assistance is highly competitive, so apply early.

Degree Requirements

You’ll need 128 credits to graduate. Lower division requirements include at least 60 credit hours of pre-engineering credits. Up to 90 academic credits may be transferred from an ABET accredited institution of higher education. You must also meet the University Foreign Language Requirement, and meet all of the state and university requirements for graduation.

Study Plan


Visit the Undergraduate Student Catalog for a list of undergraduate courses offered. Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering undergraduate students must choose elective classes from area of concentration from the following list and take the corresponding courses as their Electives. Students may choose any class from any concentration as long as they fulfill the prerequisite(s) and co-requisite(s). Students must choose at least two concentrations, at least nine credits from at each of these two concentrations.

Concentrations consist of: