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Track and Minor in Artificial Intelligence

The Track in Artificial Intelligence can be pursued by all ECMP/EECE students in the ECE department, and the Minor in Artificial Intelligence can be pursued by all AUB undergraduate students. Only students who have a cumulative average of 70 (GPA: 2.2) or more are eligible to apply for the minor.

Track Requirements (for ECMP/ EECE)

In order to satisfy the requirements of the track, a student must earn 18 credits of coursework from the courses listed below:

  • EECE 490 (required)
  • EECE 693 (required)
  • One of the following PSYC courses: 220, 222, 224, 226 or 229
  • One elective from List A
  • One elective from List A or List B
  • One elective from either List A, B, or C

Elective courses:

  • List A: EECE 463, EECE 633, EECE 639, EECE 664, EECE 668, EECE 699, CMPS 276, STAT 239. 
  • List B: EECE 634, EECE 641, EECE 669, EECE 692, ENMG 604 or CMPS 351, MATH 234, MATH 351, STAT 234, STAT 235.
  • List C: EECE 331, EECE 334, EECE 422, EECE 423/623, EECE 433, EECE 491, EECE 603, EECE 636, EECE 644, EECE 660, EECE 661, EECE 665, EECE 694, EECE 696.

At least THREE courses must be EECE courses taken in the ECE Department. 
At least one course from List A or List B must be an EECE course.  
Required EECE courses cannot be replaced by equivalent courses taken outside the Department.

Track open only for ECMP and EECE majors.

Track cannot be claimed together with Minor in AI in the ECE Department or Minor in Data Science in the CMPS Department.

Minor Requirements (for all AUB students)

In order to satisfy the requirements of the minor, a student must earn 18 credits of course work from the courses listed below.

  • EECE 230, EECE 231 or CMPS 200
  • EECE 490 (required)
  • One of the following STAT courses: 201, 210, 230, or 233
  • One of the following PSYC courses: 220, 222, 224, 226 or ​229
  • One elective from List A
  • One elective from List A or List B

 Elective courses:

  • List A: EECE 633, EECE 639, EECE 664, EECE 668, EECE 692, EECE 693, EECE 699, CMPS 276, MECH 642
  • List B: CMPS 200, CMPS 212, EECE 330, EECE 433, EECE 636, EECE 634, EECE 641, EECE 663, EECE 694, EECE 696, MATH 234, STAT 234.

At least TWO courses must be EECE courses taken in the ECE Department. At least one course from List A or List B must be an EECE course. Required EECE courses cannot be replaced by equivalent courses taken outside the Department.

Minor cannot be claimed together with the Track in AI in the ECE Department or Minor in Data Science in the CMPS Department.

No more than 9 credit hours taken in the major field of study may be used to satisfy a requirement for another minor.

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