Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical & Computer Engineering
Binghamton University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical & Computer Engineering program provides a balance of advanced theory and practical engineering knowledge.  Graduates are prepared for professional practice or academic research.  Students are able to choose areas of research specialization such as: 

  • Steganography and watermarking
  • Signal process in sensor networks
  • Signal process for communications
  • Speech signal processing
  • Optoelectronics and laser communication


  • Master's degree (or its equivalent) from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university or approval of the University
  • Undergraduate major in electrical engineering, computer engineering or related field
  • 3.0 GPA or higher, either overall or in last 60 semester credits of study 
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume or CV
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GRE test scores (waived for graduates of ABET-accredited program)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education