Frequently Asked Questions

Who is my advisor?
The advisor for Freshman and Sophomores is Mrs. Ryoko Mathes. The advisor for Juniors, Seniors and Transfer Students is Dr. Marek Sosnowski.  Appointments can be made by calling 973-596-3510.

How many credits are required to graduate with BS degree of COE or EE?
Students majoring in Computer Engineering need to complete a total of 132 credits, while students majoring in Electrical Engineering need 131 credits.

What is the best way to take an appointment for advisement?
Come to the ECE Department which is located on second floor of the ECEC building or call at 973-596-3510 / 3512.

What are the office hours of ECE department?
Office hours are Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Summer Hours are Monday to Friday  9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

What classes am I suppose to take for next semester?
he Course Checklist can be found here for Computer Engineering and here for Electrical Engineering.

How many credits are required to do the minor?
Students can find information about this at the NJIT Registrar Site

Where do I register for my classes? 
Registration can be done at

Where do I go for help for my class?
Contact The Center for Academic and Personal Enrichment (CAPE) which is located in Kupfrian Hall. Also, you can join  the ECE study group program and more information can be found at that site.

How can an advisor help me do well in NJIT?
Advisors can assist all students in making their academic decisions.

What do I do if I don't find an answer to my question here?
Use Virtual Advisor to get a reply back quickly from your advisor or make an appointment to see your advisor.