Electrical engineering

School of Engineering and Technology

This 124 credit hour, four-year program gives students a broad-based foundation in the field of electrical engineering. Students are prepared to design, develop, and manage processes, systems, and components related to communication and signal processing, power systems, control and robotics, manufacturing, and microelectronics.

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Electrical engineering

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Electrical engineering

Get admitted to the School of Engineering and Technology

Admission requirements
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Complete ENG-W 131
  • Be ready to go into MATH 16500 (complete prerequisites or place into via math placement test)
  • Be ready to go into CHEM-C 105 (complete prerequisites or determined by placement)
  • Complete 12 credit hours that count toward the engineering degree (ENG-W 131 counts toward the 12 credit hours)

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Cluster

This major belongs to the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) cluster. The STEM cluster is the academic home of University College students pursuing majors in the sciences, technology, engineering, informatics, and computing. The STEM cluster partners with students on their academic advising and career plans to guide them into their degree-granting schools.

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