The ECE Department offers a PhD in Electrical Engineering.

The following table is an outline of the program of study requirements.  Students should consult their dissertation advisor and supervisory committee to develop their program of study.

Program of Study

EE Major
Select a minimum of 18 semester hours of approved related coursework in Electrical Engineering18
Math Minor
Select one of the following options:12
Option 1: Select 12 semester hours in approved graduate level mathematics courses
Option 2: Select 6 or 9 semester hours in approved graduate level mathematics courses and one of the following approved two-course sequences
Select one of the following approved two course sequences:
ANAL & COMP METH IN ELEC ENG I
and ANAL & COMP METHODS ELEC EG II
MATHEMATICAL METHODS I
and MATHEMATICAL METHODS II
Engineering or Computer Science Area of Specialization Minor
Select a minor consisting of 12 semester hours of approved coursework in engineering or computer science12
Supporting Coursework and Dissertation Semester Hours
Select 6 additional semester hours of approved graduate level ECE coursework6
Complete a dissertation
Dissertation research18
Total Semester Hours66