Kansas State University

Global Campus

Electrical and Computer Engineering


1615 Anderson Avenue

Manhattan, KS 66502

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering degree program is designed for working professionals who have already obtained a bachelor's degree in electrical or computer engineering. 

Students will choose an emphasis in either electric power systems, open to off-campus students residing in the United States, or communication and networking, open to off-campus students residing both in and out of the United States. All courses needed for the degree are offered online. Students never need to come to campus for any course work and will travel to the Kansas State University campus only once at the end of their program for an oral examination, which is conducted by their supervisory committee.   

Careers in Electrical and Computer Engineering  

Graduates of the electrical and computer engineering master's degree program are involved in careers including:

  • design engineer
  • project engineer
  • quality control engineer
  • reliability engineer
  • research and development engineer
  • systems design engineer
  • process and manufacturing engineer
  • field engineer
  • test engineer
  • sales engineer


Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The electrical and computer engineering master's degree is offered through the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering . The department's undergraduate programs are accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET)

International Student Requirements:

One of the following TOEFL scores is required for each applicant whose native language is not English: Paper based: 550; iBT TOEFL (internet based) scores must have a minimum total score of 85 with no part score below 20 on the reading, listening or writing sections.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $838 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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