Electrical Engineering, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Engineering and Computing

Campus:Modesto Maidique Campus

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Program Description

Students in the Electrical Engineering (EE) program are trained in the areas of electronics and electromagnetism, nanotechnology, power and energy systems, communications,, controls, bio-engineering and computers. The objective is to provide excellence in education so that our graduates become critical thinkers, creative problem solvers and life-long learners. Our graduates are trained to stay current in their field of expertise and to excel in their respective organizations. Furthermore, the EE program provides students with a solid foundation necessary for pursuing advanced studies in the field of Electrical Engineering.

Admission Requirements

1. Students entering FIU as Freshmen or as a Transfer student with less than 60 transfer credits

Admissions criteria are the same as the general FIU criteria for students entering with fewer than 60 approved credits. Click here for the details.

2. Transfer students entering FIU with 60 or more transfer credits

Admissions criteria are the same as the general FIU criteria for students entering with 60 or more approved credits. Click here for the details.

A maximum of up to 90 credits can be transferred towards any individual program; that determination will be made by the program's advisor. Courses with design content that have been taken at other institutions will not be accepted against engineering design-designated courses at FIU.

Career Opportunities

Related Occupations:

Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree.

Wages & Employment Trends for Electrical Engineering Technicians:

Florida Median income $49,980
Florida rate of growth +7%
National Median wages $59,820
National Projected growth +0%

Source and more information: http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/17-3023.03

Contact Information

Undergraduate Program Director
Dr. Herman Watson
hwatson@fiu.edu
(305) 348-3018

Undergraduate Advisor
Mr. Mario Sanchez
sanchem@fiu.edu
(305) 348-3723

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
10555 West Flagler Street, Room EC 3900
Miami, Florida 33174
(305) 348-2807
http://www.cis.fiu.edu/