BS in Electrical Engineering - Power & Renewable Energy

Shorelight-University of Central Florida, United States

bs-in-electrical-engineering-power-renewable-energy

Next enrollment cycle

November 2021

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First Year Course Fee

USD 17,000

Course Accredited By

ABET

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 30% scholarship
Students in the Electrical Engineering major are expected to make consistent good progress toward their degrees to remain enrolled in, or eligible for, any major in the College of Engineering & Computer Science (CECS) or the College of Optics and Photonics (COP).

Power and Renewable Energy Track

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of power system operation and control, renewable energy integration, machines, microgrid design and operation, power markets and data analytics. In this track, you’ll have an opportunity for hands-on training in smart grid technologies. Choose from a diverse range of technical electives that cover the areas of power and renewable energy.

Enrollment Cycles

  • November 2021
  • April 2022
  • July 2022

KENYA

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 2 Terms C or 7 average
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 - UI 2 Terms C or 7 average
  • Undergraduate GAA 3 3 Terms C or 7 average

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 6.5
  • PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 - 3.5
  • PSE (2 Terms) 4
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 5.5 - 6.0 No subscore below 5.0
  • GAA (3 Terms) 5 No subscore below 4.5

TOEFL

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 80
  • PSE (1 Term) 50 – 59
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 – 39
  • PSE (2 Terms) 40 – 49
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 68 - 79 No subscore below 14
  • GAA (3 Terms) 60 - 67 No subscore below 12

UGANDA

  • Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education and Uganda General Certificate of Education Level
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 2 Terms UACE - minimum of 2 Principal Passing grades of D or higher and at least 1 subsidiary pass in a college preparatory subject. UGCE - C (7) average or higher or General Certificate of Education Level (O Level) Exam with 5 academic subjects
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 - UI 2 Terms UACE - minimum of 2 Principal Passing grades of D or higher and at least 1 subsidiary pass in a college preparatory subject. UGCE - C (7) average or higher or General Certificate of Education Level (O Level) Exam with 5 academic subjects
  • Undergraduate GAA 3 3 Terms minimum of 2 Principal Passing grades of D or higher and at least 1 subsidiary pass in a college preparatory subject. In addition, Uganda Certificate of Education with a C (7) average or higher or General Certificate of Education Level (O Level) Exam

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 6.5
  • PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 - 3.5
  • PSE (2 Terms) 4
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 5.5 - 6.0 No subscore below 5.0
  • GAA (3 Terms) 5 No subscore below 4.5

TOEFL

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 80
  • PSE (1 Term) 50 – 59
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 – 39
  • PSE (2 Terms) 40 – 49
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 68 - 79 No subscore below 14
  • GAA (3 Terms) 60 - 67 No subscore below 12

TANZANIA

  • Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE)
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 2 Terms E/5 average
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 - UI 2 Terms E/5 average
  • Undergraduate GAA 3 3 Terms E/5 average

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 6.5
  • PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 - 3.5
  • PSE (2 Terms) 4
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 5.5 - 6.0 No subscore below 5.0
  • GAA (3 Terms) 5 No subscore below 4.5

TOEFL

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 80
  • PSE (1 Term) 50 – 59
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 – 39
  • PSE (2 Terms) 40 – 49
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 68 - 79 No subscore below 14
  • GAA (3 Terms) 60 - 67 No subscore below 12

UNITED KINGDOM

  • See GCSE criteria
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 2 Terms
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 - UI 2 Terms
  • Undergraduate GAA 3 3 Terms

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 6.5
  • PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 - 3.5
  • PSE (2 Terms) 4
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 5.5 - 6.0 No subscore below 5.0
  • GAA (3 Terms) 5 No subscore below 4.5

TOEFL

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 80
  • PSE (1 Term) 50 – 59
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 – 39
  • PSE (2 Terms) 40 – 49
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 68 - 79 No subscore below 14
  • GAA (3 Terms) 60 - 67 No subscore below 12

BTEC

  • (BTEC) Extended Diploma (Level 3)
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 2 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate GAA 2 - UI 2 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate GAA 3 3 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 6.5
  • PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 - 3.5
  • PSE (2 Terms) 4
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 5.5 - 6.0 No subscore below 5.0
  • GAA (3 Terms) 5 No subscore below 4.5

TOEFL

  • GAA 2 - UI (2 Terms) 80
  • PSE (1 Term) 50 – 59
  • PSE (3 Terms) 0 – 39
  • PSE (2 Terms) 40 – 49
  • GAA 2 (2 Terms) 68 - 79 No subscore below 14
  • GAA (3 Terms) 60 - 67 No subscore below 12

 

Plan of Study

Freshman Year - Fall (15 Credit Hours)

  • EGS 1006C - Introduction to the Engineering Profession Credit Hours: 1 hrs
  • MAC 2311C - Calculus with Analytic Geometry I Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • GEP - Historical Foundation Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Select One: (3 Credit Hours)

  • 1 Preferred
  • SPC 1603C - Fundamentals of Technical Presentations Credit Hours: 3hrs
  • SPC 1608 - Fundamentals of Oral Communication Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Select One: (4 Credit Hours)

  • CHS 1440 - Principles of Chemistry Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • CHM 2045C - Chemistry Fundamentals I Credit Hours: 4 hrs

Freshman Year - Spring (15 Credit Hours)

  • EGN 1007C - Engineering Concepts and Methods Credit Hours: 1 hrs
  • MAC 2312 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry II Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • PHY 2048C - General Physics Using Calculus I (or PHY2048 and PHY2048L) Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • ENC 1101 - Composition I Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Select One: (3 Credit Hours)

  • ECO 2013 - Principles of Macroeconomics Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • ECO 2023 - Principles of Microeconomics Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Sophomore Year - Fall (14 Credit Hours)

  • ENC 1102 - Composition II Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • PHY 2049C - General Physics Using Calculus II (or PHY2049 and PHY2049L) Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • MAC 2313 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry III Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • EGN 3211 - Engineering Analysis and Computation Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Sophomore Year - Spring (15 Credit Hours)

  • PHY 3101 - General Physics Using Calculus III Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • EEL 3004C - Linear Circuits I Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • MAP 2302 - Ordinary Differential Equations I Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • EEE 3342C - Digital Systems Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • GEP - Cultural Foundation Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Sophomore Year - Summer (9 Credit Hours)

  • EEL 3123C - Linear Circuits II Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • STA 3032 - Probability and Statistics for Engineers Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • GEP - Social Foundation Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Junior Year - Fall (16 Credit Hours)

  • EEL 3801C - Computer Organization Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • GEP - Science Foundation Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • EEL 3657 - Linear Control Systems Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Junior Level Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Junior Level Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs

Junior Year - Spring (17 Credit Hours)

  • EEE 3307C - Electronics I Credit Hours: 4 hrs
  • EEL 4216 - Fundamentals of Electric Power Systems Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • EEL 4742C - Embedded Systems Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Senior Level Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Senior Level Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • EEL 3926L - Junior Design Credit Hours: 1 hrs

Senior Year - Fall (15 Credit Hours)

  • EEL 4914 - Senior Design I Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Senior Level Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Technical Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • Technical Elective Credit Hours: 3 hrs
  • GEP - Historical Foundation Credit Hours: 3hrs
  • Typical cost for two semesters $30,000
  •  Tuition $17,000 
  • Housing $7,000
  •  Dining $4,000 
  • Other $2,000

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