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College of Engineering

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

Powering the Future

The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering program provides an engineering science-intensive approach to increase students’ understanding and problem-solving abilities. Offering concentrations to tailor your field of study, the MS in Electrical Engineering is directed toward both full-time and part-time students with a special emphasis on providing training, experience in performing independent research on topics with theoretical as well as applied interest, and managing projects.

Why Choose the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering?

High-technology industries are an important sector of the economy, and an MS in Electrical Engineering will prepare you to meet industry demands in expertise, time management, and ethical practices. Concentrations in mechatronics, electrical, and computer engineering will allow you to specialize in an area of industry that suits your interests. Not only will you learn the advanced techniques and skills electrical engineers require, you will also learn to become an innovator and problem solver of the global issues impacting our society. View our current tuition rates

What Will You Study?

To satisfy requirements for an advanced degree in electrical engineering, you will take four core courses in Engineering Management or Project Management, Design of Experiments, System Integration, and Advanced Electrical Engineering Analysis. At the completion of these 12 credits, you will then choose a faculty advisor and course of study for the remainder of your education. Your choices include an all-course option; a project option, which includes advanced coursework and a final presented project; and a thesis option, that involved advanced coursework and a thesis with presentation.

Top Five Reasons to Choose the MS in Electrical Engineering

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An Advanced Degree to Take Your Career to the Next Level

Bring a new dimension to your electrical engineering skillset with a master’s degree from Western New England University. The MS in Electrical Engineering program will teach you the advanced techniques and skills of high-technology industries, and also how to apply them in research and project management.

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A Challenging Curriculum Designed for the Real World

You’ll develop advanced mathematical, electrical, and computer engineering analytical skills as you learn from expert faculty with extensive industrial backgrounds complemented by outstanding academic credentials.

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Choose Your Path: All-course, Project, or Thesis Options

With the MS in Electrical Engineering, you can choose from three options to complete your degree. With the All-course option you will complete 10 graduate courses that include open electives in which you will choose from courses in mechatronics, computer, or electrical engineering. Through the Project or Thesis options you will work with a faculty advisor to take a deeper dive in a topic of interest, culminating in your final report and presentation.

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Flexible Study at Your Own Pace

With four entry points throughout the year, you can pursue your studies at a pace that fits the demands of your career and lifestyle. Full- and part-time options are available, so you decide what time-frame works for you to complete your program. In-class evening sessions take place on our beautiful, accessible campus. Online courses are delivered through Kodiak, our easy to use learning management system.

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Individualized Attention Through Small Classes

Our graduate classes average 20 students, maximizing your ability to interact with your professors, collaborate with classmates, and really absorb the advanced course materials.

International Students

Electrical Engineers are in demand around the globe. The College of Engineering enjoys a growing reputation among international students for the caliber of our graduate programs. Learn more about our support for international students.

International Students

Kodiak: Our User-Friendly Virtual Classroom

Kodiak is a state-of-the-art Learning Management System used by major universities and colleges around the world. It makes it easy for you to participate in class discussions, view calendars, communicate with faculty and classmates, post assignments, and view grades.


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