About Us

Mission Statement

The Electrical Engineering Department of the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology joins the university in its commitment to the transmission, expansion, and application of knowledge through teaching, research, and public service. In this commitment, the Electrical Engineering Department will feature close interaction with area industries and foster an ongoing exchange of ideas to benefit its students, alumni, and the community at large.

Educational Objectives

As individuals or as members of teams, our graduates will have:

  • A solid background in mathematics, science, and engineering fundamentals that makes it possible to acquire and use contemporary knowledge and tools to practice electrical engineering, in a professional and ethical way, as well as to succeed in graduate education.
  • The ability to develop problem-solving skills to design and build systems and to communicate, orally and in writing, with others from inside and outside the profession.

Program Outcomes

Our graduates have:

  • Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
  • Ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  • Ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.
  • Ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  • Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
  • Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  • Knowledge of contemporary issues.
  • Ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.