Nov 24, 2020  
2020-2021 General Catalog 
2020-2021 General Catalog

Electrical Engineering, Minor

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The Department offers a minor program in EE to provide an opportunity to any non-EE major student interested in gaining ability and training in the field of Electrical Engineering. Students interested in receiving a minor in Electrical Engineering require 10 units to 40 units depending upon the student’s major field of study and the units available as free electives in the major that can be used by the EE minor program. The EE minor requirements are as follows.

Course Requirements

To minor in Electrical Engineering, students must complete 23 units of Electrical Engineering courses: 14 units of core courses and 9 units of electives and 17 units of support courses in Mathematics, Physics as follows:

Support Courses

Additional support courses may be needed depending upon the electives chosen. For example, EE 400 - Linear Systems Theory  requires a prerequisite of MATH 241 - Linear Algebra with Applications in Differential Equations  and EE 314  requires a prerequisite of CS 115 .


Total units without support courses: 23

Total units including support courses: 40

Grade Requirement

The student must complete each course applied towards minor or major in Electrical Engineering with a grade of C or higher.

Pathway Examples

Examples of the pathways to minor in EE by the students majoring in Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics disciplines are posted on the department website at the url The interested students should contact ES Department for advising and developing a plan of study.

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