Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical & Computer Engineering
Binghamton University

Program Details

Binghamton University offers a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering. This online electronic engineering degree provides a balance of advanced theory and practical engineering knowledge. Potential students are encouraged to explore the faculty’s research areas, which range from cyber security to green energy. You will choose an area of research that aligns with your own interests. Research areas include:

  • Speech signal processing
  • Optoelectronics and laser communication
  • Solar cell devices
  • Medical cyber-physical systems

Graduates are prepared for professional practice or academic research.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Binghamton University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have had an undergraduate major in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related field. 
  • The requirement for GRE test scores is waived for graduates of ABET-accredited programs.