About Us


Whether you’re a future undergraduate or graduate student, you can forge your future in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering through several technical areas, including communications, control and signal processing; devices, circuits and systems; computer systems; and power systems. In these programs, you will find a strong commitment to student success, highly qualified faculty, access to real world experiential opportunities and state-of-the-art laboratories for hands-on research projects.

Close industrial ties facilitate full-time employment opportunities for graduates, in addition to summer employment, internships, and cooperative work experiences for students.

Most common employment opportunities:

  • Electronic and electrical systems
  • Electromagnetics
  • Information processing
  • Communications and networking
  • Control systems
  • Computer hardware and software
  • Power and energy systems
  • Optoelectronics
  • Microelectronics

Examples of recent research projects: machine learning, wireless power transfer, cyber-physical systems, control systems, solar cells, and resilience of the smart grid.