Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering


405 Church Street

Evanston, IL 60208

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Courses and research in Electrical and Computer Engineering include solid-state devices, quantum electronics, electronic materials, fiber optics, lasers, optical materials, nanophotonics, spintronics, microwave and electromagnetic theory, computational electromagnetics, communication systems and networks, information theory and coding, detection and estimation theory, control and large-scale systems, digital circuits, digital signal processing, image and speech processing, ultrasonics, biomedical electronics, computer systems, computer architecture, distributed and parallel systems, parallel processing, parallel algorithms, computer networks, hardware software interaction, VLSI design, embedded systems, numerical analysis, systems simulation, computer vision, robotics, neural networks, switching networks and large-scale systems.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Students in master's degree programs may qualify for federal or private loans. Graduate students should direct their financial aid eligibility questions to the Chicago Office of Financial Aid at 312-503-8722.

Locale: Small City

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