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Electrical Engineering



electrical engineering


Other/Related Variations

·       Electrical Systems

·       Electricity



Degree Type/Duration

·       Associate’s Degree (2 years)

·       Bachelor’s Degree (4 years)

·       Master’s Degree (Varies)

·       Doctorate Degree (Varies)




Electrical Engineering encompasses topics that help maintain and advance technology used in modern society. Students will gain the technical knowledge needed to design and build systems related to electronics.


Coursework may cover the following areas: Physics, Statistics, Calculus, Electrical Networks, Chemistry, Optics, Electromagnetics, Controls, Digital Signal Processing, Electronic Circuits, Photonics, Programming Languages




·       Biomedical Systems

·       Circuits and Electronics

·       Communications Systems

·       Control Systems

·       Digital Signal Processing

·       Electromagnetics and Photonics

·       Solid-State Engineering



Potential Career Paths


·       Biorefining Specialist

·       Electrical Engineer

·       Electrician

·       Electronics Technician

·       Maintenance/Service Technician

·       Welder



Additional Opportunities/Recommendations

·       Internship or work experience related to engineering

·       Electrician certification/license such as Certified Professional Electrician (CPE) or Independent Electrical Contractor (IEC)

·       Welding Certification

·       Additional certifications available


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