The MS in Electrical Engineering degree program provides intensive preparation for professional practice in a broad spectrum of high-tech areas of electrical engineering. It is designed to serve the needs of engineers who wish to continue their education. Courses are offered at times and locations convenient for students who are employed full-time at area companies.
Interdisciplinary graduate degrees are offered in both telecommunications engineering and computer engineering.
School: Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science
Program: Electrical Engineering
Catalog page: MSEE
Degree requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in electrical engineering from an accredited engineering program
GPA: Minimum of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Test score required: Yes
Minimum revised GRE scores of 154, 156, and 4 for the verbal, quantitative, and analytical writing components, respectively, are advisable.
Letters of recommendation: Required
Applicants must submit three letters of recommendation from individuals who can judge the candidate’s probability of success in graduate school. Use the electronic request form in the graduate application to submit the letters. Contact the graduate academic program department if you have any questions.
Deadlines: University deadlines apply.
Marco Tacca (EE Graduate Advisor)
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Randall E. Lehmann
EE Graduate Advisor
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P. K. Rajasekaran
EE Graduate Advisor
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Graduate Program Information
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Graduates of the program seek positions such as: Electrical Engineer, Electrical Design Engineer, Biomedical Engineer, Circuits and Design Engineer, Communications and Signal Processing Engineer, Digital Systems Engineer, Systems Engineer and RF and Microwave Engineer.
See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook.