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What is electrical engineering?

Electrical engineering deals with electricity, power, communications, and designing intelligent systems. Electrical engineers dream of the future, and have the skills and talents to help shape that future.

Why electrical engineering at OSU?

Electrical engineering at OSU provides high quality, comprehensive education for both undergraduate and graduate degree seeking students. There are several options of focus for electrical engineering students at OSU such as: communications, control systems, and digital signal processing, power and energy, computer and digital, and electronics and solid state. Also, we have a 4 + 1 Accelerated master’s program option.

Career paths

Profession in, but not limited to, energy systems, machines, and power electronics with the following possible job titles:

5degree specialty areas

Power & Energy; Computers & Digital Electronics; Signal Electronics; Controls, Signal Processing & Communications; Microwaves & Photonics


  • Ample scholarships to a diverse student body
  • Multiple degree options: BSEE, Dual BSEE/BSCpE degree, “4+1” BSEE/MEngEE degree
  • Practical laboratory and design experiences
  • Highly engaged faculty and student-centric culture

Scholarship Opportunities

The College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology offers a variety of competitive scholarships. To learn more, view all CEAT scholarship opportunities.

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