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DEGREE Electrical Engineering, BS

Major in electrical engineering

As an electrical engineering major, you can learn to design, develop, analyze, research and make systems for a wide variety of fields – from power generation and communication to healthcare and instrumentation. You’ll also learn about the devices that make up these systems, including transistors, integrated circuits, rotating machines, antennas and fusion plasma confinement devices, and the tools for analyzing and operating systems, including signal processing, controls, and machine learning.  You can even focus on the mathematics, tools, and practices associated with machine learning and data science in engineering with our new MLDS Named Degree Option.

At a glance

Electrical and computer engineering department

23Percent
tenure-track faculty in our department who are women
10
undergraduate ranking among public universities in computer engineering
9
undergraduate ranking among public universities in electrical engineering

Program and Degree Information

View the Undergraduate Guide for information on requirements, four-year plans and more.

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