Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Program Details

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. 


Students must travel to campus at the end of the program to defend their thesis.

  • A baccalaureate degree (or the international equivalent) in electrical engineering with at least a B average from an accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended for course credit
  • Two or more letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges