Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Electrical Engineering program focuses on teaching students about engineering theory and practice.  The curriculum covers a variety of topics including: solid state and physical electronics; surface physics; thin films; sputtering, noise, and fluctuation phenomena; quantum electronics; plasma physics; automation; power systems and power electronics theory; optics; lasers; fiber optics; magnetism; and semiconductor properties and devices.  Students will also study communication systems and theory, VLSI and WSI engineering in theory and practice, network theory, signal and image processing, and computer and systems engineering.


  • Award of the bachelor’s degree
  • Sent transcripts
  • GRE general test scores are required of all students
  • All applicants should submit a résumé
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission