About ECE


Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Accreditation

Electrical Engineering


The electrical engineering degree has three Program Educational Objectives:

  1. Graduates who choose to follow a career path in industry or
    government will be successful in obtaining employment and will
    become productive and valued engineers within their companies.
  2. Graduates who choose to obtain an advanced degree in
    engineering will be successful in gaining admission to a
    graduate program and obtaining their desired degree.
  3.  Graduates will have the professional skills required to
    advance into leadership positions within their chosen careers.


The successful graduate of the ELEG Program must demonstrate:

  • an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;
  • an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • an ability to communicate effectively
  • the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context
  • a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, lifelong learning
  • a knowledge of contemporary issues
  • an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Electrical Engineering Enrollment & Graduation Data

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