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College of Engineering / Program / Master of Science - Electrical Engineering

Why this degree?

119-best-online-masters-in-electrical-engineering.jpgThe Master of Science degree will equip students with the knowledge and experience needed in diverse industries from power distribution to biomedical research. Our program is available to both online and on-campus students and supports graduate study in control systems and robotics, digital signal processing and communications, wireless engineering, electromagnetics modeling and analysis, microelectronics and microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), power systems, digital systems and computer engineering. The online option of the MS degree recently ranked No. 15 among the Top 25 Best Online Master's in Electrical Engineering Programs, according to TheBestSchools.org for 2018.

You are eligible to apply if...

  • You hold a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or equivalent from an institution of recognized standing
  • Applicants with degrees in other science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines are also encouraged to apply and may be required to complete undergraduate electrical and computer engineering courses before official admission into the graduate program
  • The GRE is required, and TOEFL scores are required for international applicants

To complete the program you must...

  • For the M.S. non-thesis option, students must:
    • Complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of graduate (6000/7000/8000) level course
  • For the M.S. thesis option, students must:
    • Complete a minimum of 30 credit hours of graduate (6000/7000/8000) level course and research work including:
      • 4-6 credit hours of ELEC 7990 (Research and Thesis)
      • 24-26 credit hours of coursework
    • More information on the ECE Master of Science degree can be found in the University Bulletin or ECE Graduate program homepage.

What can you expect?

  • Once admitted into Auburn Engineering's graduate online program, you will work with the graduate program officer (and/or other ECE faculty members) to create a plan of study:

Applying for the Master of Science - Electrical Engineering