Bachelor of Science in Technology (B.S.T.) Major in Engineering Technology (Electrical Engineering Technology Concentration)

Minimum required: 120-121 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  3. Students entering Texas State with fewer than 16 credit hours completed after high school graduation will be required to take US 1100. All others will be exempt from taking this course. Students may be required to earn an additional elective to reach the 120 minimum total credit hour requirement for the awarding of a degree.
  4. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  5. If two years of the same language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of such high school language, two semesters of the same modern language must be taken at the college level.

Course Requirements 

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020 [TCCN MATH 2413])4ENGR 23003 
CHEM 1335
CHEM 1135 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 [TCCN CHEM 1409 or 1309 & 1109])
4MATH 2472 (Component Area Option 092 [TCCN MATH 2414])4 
US 11001Communication Component Code 0103 
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010 [TCCN ENGL 1301])3American History Component Code 0603 
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070 [TCCN GOVT 2306])3  
 15 13 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
TECH 13113EE 24204TECH 21901
CS 1342 or 1428 ([TCCN COSC 1437])3-4PHYS 2425 (Component Area Option 093 [TCCN PHYS 2426])4 
PHYS 1430 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 [TCCN PHYS 2425])4TECH 23443 
American History Component Code 0603IE 33203 
 POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070 [TCCN GOVT 2305])3 
 13-14 17 1
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
TECH 2370 (TCCN ENGR 2305)3TECH 33733 
EE 34204PHIL 1320 (Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 [TCCN PHIL 2306])23 
TECH 23513TECH 33703 
ECO 2301 (Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080 [TCCN ECON 1301])13ENGR 33153 
TECH 33643Creative Arts Component Code 050 [HUMA 1315]3 
 16 15 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
TECH 33453MGT 43303 
MGT 33033TECH 43923 
TECH 43723TECH 43823 
TECH 43813EE 4321, 4331, or 43323 
TECH 43733TECH 43803 
 15 15 
Total Hours: 120-121

While ECO 2301 is strongly preferred, the department will allow other Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080 courses to satisfy this requirement.


While PHIL 1320 is strongly preferred, the department will allow PHIL 1305 to satisfy this requirement. Other Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 courses will not satisfy this requirement.