College of Engineering
1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
The Electrical Engineering Master of Science is an interdisciplinary, practice-oriented program in the College of Engineering. Benefit from hands-on research opportunities, and investigate the mechanisms that support the technological fabric of our lives, including computers and the internet.
As a master’s student, you’ll enjoy a flexible range of courses with many opportunities for electives to fit your particular academic and professional interests. Work closely with an advisor to chart a personalized course through the program.
The small size and welcoming environment of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and its faculty make for a uniquely engaged learning experience. Professors operate according to an open-door policy, so you can visit them regularly outside of class to brainstorm independent research projects, discuss questions or talk through issues of professional development. The diverse personal and professional experiences of the student body add value to class projects, discussions and group work.
You can focus on Electrical Engineering or take one of the following concentrations.
Digital Signal Processing and Digital Data Communication
Master the technologies of digital data transfer from computer networks to signal processors. Learn the digital processing of human factors, including speech and neural impulses, and coded information, such as radios and personal devices.
Microelectronics and Computer Engineering
Design electronic circuits, embedded systems or “systems on a chip.” Learn to migrate designs to new processes, accelerate existing processes and advance hardware into future generations.
Smart Systems, Control and Optimization
Learn new control methods before they become universal. Pursue advanced study in energy and data control systems immersed in a world-class set of laboratories for practical learning.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City