Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Undergraduate Workload Survey (Spring 2016) [n=1031]      
                 
Program Computer Engineering: 12% Computer Science: 65% Electrical Engineering: 16%  
Data Science: 1% Computer Science Minor: 5% Electrical Engineering Minor: 1%
                 
Gender Male: 79%   Female: 21%          
                 
Graduation Year 13/14: 0.7% 14/15: 3.0% 15/16: 23.4% 16/17: 34.5% 17/18: 30.2% 18/19: 8.3%    
                 
      Light Moderate Heavy Extremely Heavy Response Total Average Score (1=Light, 4=Extremely Heavy)
183 - Elementary Programming Concepts 39.8% (103) 54.4% (141) 4.6% (12) 1.2% (3) 259 1.67
203 - Discrete Mathematics 29.0% (228) 62.0% (488) 8.1% (64) 0.9% (7) 787 1.81
215 - Introduction to Circuits 1.9% (5) 50.4% (136) 43.0% (116) 4.8% (13) 270 2.51
216 - Introduction to Signals and Systems 5.6% (13) 57.5% (134) 29.6% (69) 7.3% (17) 233 2.39
230 - Electromagnetics I 12.6% (14) 64.9% (72) 19.8% (22) 2.7% (3) 111 2.13
250 - Electronic Sensing Systems 66.7% (6) 11.1% (1) 11.1% (1) 11.1% (1) 9 1.67
270 - Introduction to Logic Design  7.1% (19) 66.9% (180) 23.4% (63) 2.6% (7) 269 2.22
280 - Programming and Introductory Data Structures 7.4% (68) 62.3% (573) 28.2% (259) 2.2% (20) 920 2.25
281 - Data Structures and Algorithms  0.4% (3) 12.6% (94) 65.1% (486) 21.9% (163) 746 3.08
282 - Information Systems Design & Programming 40.0% (2) 40.0% (2) 0 20.0% (1) 5 2.00
285 - A Programming Language or Computer System 39.1% (27) 42.0% (29) 15.9% (11) 2.9% (2) 69 1.83
     
                 
      Light Moderate Heavy Extremely Heavy Response Total Average Score (1=Light, 4=Extremely Heavy)
301 - Probablistic Methods in Engineering 21.5% (23) 54.2% (58) 23.4% (25) 0.9% (1) 107 2.04
311 - Electronic Circuits 0 20.4% (11) 59.2% (32) 20.4% (11) 54 3.00
312 - Digital Integrated Circuits 0 18.4% (9) 61.2% (30) 20.4% (10) 49 3.02
314 - Electrical Circuits, Systems, and Applications 12.5% (1) 37.5% (3) 37.5% (3) 12.5% (1) 8 2.50
320 - Introduction to Semiconductor Devices 23.5% (28) 59.7% (71) 16.0% (19) 0.8% (1) 119 1.94
330 - Electromagnetics II 12.5% (2) 56.2% (9) 25.0% (4) 6.3% (1) 16 2.25
334 - Principles of Optics 56.7% (17) 36.7% (11) 3.3% (1) 3.3% (1) 30 1.53
351 - Introduction to Digital Signal Processing 23.3% (17) 65.8% (48) 11.0% (8) 0 73 1.88
370 - Introduction to Computer Organization 12.9% (77) 72.5% (434) 14.2% (85) 0.5% (3) 599 2.02
373 - Design of Microprocessor Based Systems 1.1% (1) 5.7% (5) 59.1% (52) 34.1% (30) 88 3.26
376 - Foundations of Computer Science 17.7% (72) 56.0% (228) 22.9% (93) 3.4% (14) 407 2.12
381 - Object Oriented and Advanced Programming 2.4% (2) 1.2% (1) 9.6% (8) 86.7% (72) 83 3.81
382 - Internet-scale Computing 33.3% (1) 66.7% (2) 0 0 3 1.67
388 - Introduction to Computer Security 16.4% (42) 71.5% (183) 11.3% (29) 0.8% (2) 256 1.96
     
                 
      Light Moderate Heavy Extremely Heavy Response Total Average Score (1=Light, 4=Extremely Heavy)
402 - Computer Programming for Scientists and Engineers 0 80.0% (4) 0 20.0% (1) 5 2.4
406 - High-Tech Entrepreneurship (ENGR 406) 50.0% (3) 33.3% (2) 0 16.7% (1) 6 1.83
410 - Patent Fundamentals for Engr. (ENGR 410) 50.0% (2) 25.0% (1) 0 25.0% (4) 4 2.00
411 - Microwave Circuits I 0 75.0% (3) 0 25.0% (1) 4 2.50
413 - Monolithic Amplifier Circuits 0 36.4% (4) 27.3% (3) 36.4% (4) 11 3.00
414  - Introduction to MEMS 40.0% (4) 30.0% (3) 20.0% (2) 10.0% (1) 10 2.00
417 - Electrical Biophysics 42.9% (3) 42.9% (3) 0 14.3% (1) 7 1.86
418 - Power Electronics 0 21.4% (3) 50.0% (7) 28.6% (4) 14 3.07
419 - Electric Machinery and Drives 0 44.4% (4) 33.3% (3) 22.2% (2) 9 2.78
421 - Properties of Transistors 0 66.7% (2) 0 33.3% (1) 3 2.67
423 - Solid-State Device Laboratory 0 60.0% (3) 20.0% (1) 20.0% (1) 5 2.60
425 - Integrated Microsystems Laboratory 0 14.3% (1) 14.3% (1) 71.4% (5) 7 3.57
427 - VSLI Design I 4.8% (1) 4.8% (1) 14.3% (3) 76.2% (16) 21 3.62
429 - Semiconductor Optoelectronic Devices 28.6% (2) 42.9% (3) 14.3% (1) 14.3% (1) 7 2.14
430 - Radiowave Propagation and Link Design 0 33.3% (2) 33.3% (2) 33.3% (2) 6 3.00
434 - Principles of Photonics 0 50.0% (1) 0 50.0% (1) 2 3.00
435 - Fourier Optics 0 50.0% (1) 0 50.0% (1) 2 3.00
438 - Advanced Lasers and Optics Laboratory 0 60.0% (3) 20.0% (1) 20.0% (1) 5 2.60
441 - Mobile App Development for Entrepreneurs 68.9% (42) 26.2% (16) 3.3% (2) 1.6% (1) 61 1.38
442 - Computer Vision 8.3% (3) 69.4% (25) 16.7% (6) 5.6% (2) 36 2.19
443 - Senior Thesis 14.3% (1) 42.9% (3) 14.3% (1) 28.6% (2) 7 2.57
445 - Introduction to Machine Learning 1.1% (1) 36.8% (35) 47.4% (45) 14.7% (14) 95 2.76
452 - Digital Signal Processing Design Laboratory 0 16.0% (4) 44.0% (11) 40.0% (10) 25 3.24
453 - Applied Matrix Algorithms for Signal Processing 11.1% (1) 55.6% (5) 22.2% (2) 11.1% (1) 9 2.33
455 - Digital Communication Signals and Systems 12.5% (1) 62.5% (5) 12.5% (1) 12.5% (1) 8 2.25
     
                 
      Light Moderate Heavy Extremely Heavy Response Total Average Score (1=Light, 4=Extremely Heavy)
458 - Biomedical Instrumentation & Design 0 50.0% (1) 0 50.0% (1) 2 2.25
460 - Control Systems Analysis and Design 6.9% (4) 81.0% (47) 8.6% (5) 3.4% (2) 58 2.09
461 - Embedded Control Systems 9.3% (5) 61.1% (33) 27.8% (15) 1.9% (1) 54 2.22
463 - Power Systems Design and Operation 0 83.3% (5) 0 16.7% (1) 6 2.33
467 - Autonomous Robotics 0 8.7% (2) 17.4% (4) 73.9% (17) 23 3.65
470 - Computer Architecture 2.6% (1) 5.3% (2) 5.3% (2) 86.8% (33) 38 3.76
473 - Advanced Embedded Systems 0 5.0% (1) 25.0% (5) 70.0% (14) 20 3.65
475 - Introduction to Cryptography 23.2% (16) 62.3% (43) 13.0% (9) 1.4% (1) 69 1.93
477 - Introduction to Algorithms 5.0% (1) 60.0% (12) 25.0% (5) 10.0% (2) 20 2.40
478 - Logic Circuit Synthesis and Optimization 4.8% (1) 81.0% (17) 0 14.3% (3) 21 2.24
480 - Logic and Formal Verification 0 50.0% (1) 0 50.0% (1) 2 3.00
481 - Software Engineering 33.8% (24) 56.3% (40) 8.5% (6) 1.4% (1) 71 1.77
482 - Introduction to Operating Systems 0.7% (2) 3.4% (10) 32.8% (95) 63.1% (183) 290 3.58
483 - Compiler Construction 8.3% (1) 75.0% (9) 16.7% (2) 0 12 2.08
484 - Database Management Systems 9.8% (17) 64.2% (111) 24.3% (42) 1.7% (3) 173 2.18
485 - Web Database and Information Systems 2.5% (6) 47.5% (115) 46.7% (113) 3.3% (8) 242 2.51
486 - Informational Retrieval and Web Search 55.2% (16) 41.4% (12) 0 3.4% (1) 29 1.52
487 - Interactive Computer Graphics 10.0% (1) 0 70.0% (7) 20.0% (2) 10 3.00
489 - Computer Networks 5.0% (1) 55.0% (11) 40.0% (8) 0 20 2.35
490 - Programming Languages 50.0% (1) 50.0% (1) 0 0 2 1.50
492 - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 12.7% (17) 69.4% (93) 16.4% (22) 1.5% (2) 134 2.07
493 - User Interface Development 52.1% (25) 47.9% (23) 0 0 48 1.48
494 - Computer Game Design and Development 1.5% (1) 4.5% (3) 34.8% (23) 59.1% (39) 66 3.52
496 - Major Design Experience Professionalism 94.7% (108) 2.6% (3) 0 2.6% (3) 114 1.11
497 - EECS Major Design Projects 69.6% (16) 21.7% (5) 4.3% (1) 4.3% (1) 23 1.43