The online MS in Electrical Engineering degree program from the University of South Carolina-Columbia prepares students to perform advanced projects in a specific area of interest within the scope of research in the electrical engineering department. Coursework is tailored to the student's research interests and selected with approval from the student's thesis advisor so as to build depth of knowledge in a focus area. At the end of the program, students make a public presentation of their thesis topic, followed by a private oral exam administered by the student's Thesis Advisor and Second Reader.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of South Carolina-Columbia is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- Students must travel to campus at the end of the program to defend their thesis.