Online Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Program Benefits

Build Next-Generation Engineering Skills

Explore cutting-edge concepts, cultivate innovative thinking, and solve real-world problems.

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Become a Multidisciplinary Leader

Prepare to take the next steps in your career at a university focused on professionalization and entrepreneurship.

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World-Class Research Faculty

Take classes with top thinkers who drive groundbreaking advances in the field.

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Flexible Online Format

Benefit from the flexibility of a 100% online curriculum, even if you work full time.

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Sophisticated interfaces built to close the gap between humans and the machines they use; quantum computers that enable problem-solving at unprecedented speed. Electrical and computer engineers stand behind these innovations and many more, designing the technological solutions that turn amazing concepts into everyday reality. They power the future of industries and scientific disciplines by envisioning new devices, supervising manufacturing, and implementing technology and infrastructure.

Earning a Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MSECE) from the University of Utah readies graduates to lead multidisciplinary teams and achieve organizational goals. The department’s world-class faculty offer a dynamic learning environment that nurtures inventive idea and emphasizes opportunities for entrepreneurship.

The UOnline program makes it convenient for both recent college graduates and experienced professionals to take advantage of an exceptional master’s program. Online MSECE students explore the latest thinking and techniques in a constantly evolving field, learning from educators who work at the cutting edge of theoretical advances and real-world applications.

Utah is distinguished as a tier one research university, ranked as the top engineering school in the state and among the best in the country by U.S. News and World Report. The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings declared the U one of the best education values in the country.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a median salary of $97,970 for electrical and electronics engineers.

The online MSECE program readies students to excel as engineers and progress into leadership roles by equipping them with advanced skills while introducing a broad range of current issues in the field. MSECE graduates will be able to:

  • Apply their knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • Identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • Analyze and interpret data
  • Design and conduct experiments
  • Create a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints
  • Participate in multidisciplinary teams
  • Demonstrate professional and ethical responsibility
  • Communicate effectively
  • Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • Recognize the importance of lifelong learning
  • Use the techniques, skills, and modern tools necessary for engineering practice
According to data from the U.S. Department of Labor, 30 percent of electrical engineers hold a master’s degree or above.

100% Online Education

There is no requirement for online MSECE students to visit campus. The online program delivers course content through recorded lectures, readings, projects, and a learning management system. Students asynchronously view class sessions led by renowned experts and have opportunities to participate in virtual office hours. Class sessions cover the same subject matter as the traditional on-campus program while allowing plenty of flexibility to accommodate the schedules of busy professionals.