Planning Your First Year

Baskin School of Engineering Frosh Course Recommendations

  • All classes being used towards a Baskin Engineering major must be taken for a letter grade.
  • A typical course load at UCSC is three courses per quarter, and no more than 19 credits.
  • We recommend that students pursuing a Baskin School of Engineering major take one math course, one science or programming course, and one general education or non-major related course each quarter.