Major in Electrical Engineering

Become an engineer • Earn a competitive salary • Make a difference

Engineering is a critical industry. JBU will equip you to succeed.

Electrical engineering is a demanding career. JBU will equip you not just in the fundamentals,
but will immerse you in the full design process, starting with brainstorming ideas,
refining design, fabrication and troubleshooting, final testing,
and ultimately presenting a final product unique to you and your inventiveness.

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Discover how JBU equips you to be an excellent electrical engineer

Get the technical knowledge and hands-on experience you need

At JBU, you will earn a strong background in both hardware and software. You'll gain hands-on experience from courses such as electronics and embedded systems and coding skills in classes such as digital systems.

Develop the "soft-skills" employers are looking for

Employers look for graduates who not only have technical knowledge, but have learned to collaborate with others, communicate effectively and discover innovative solutions for problems. At JBU you'll learn these skills throughout your studies.

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Land a great job

Demand for electrical engineers is high and generally remains stable, even in an unstable economy. Electrical engineers have a median salary of $101,250. For more career outlook information, visit the Bureau of Labor Statistics website.

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Accreditation & Enrollment Data

The legacy B.S. Engineering degree (not available for new student enrollment) is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

JBU will be seeking ABET accreditation for the new B.S. Electrical Engineering and B.S. Mechanical Engineering degrees at the earliest possible date after our first class of B.S.E.E. and B.S.M.E. students graduate (anticipated in May of 2020).

To find out more about why choosing an accredited program is key, visit the ABET website.

In compliance with ABET Accreditation Public Release Requirements, the links shown below will provide direct access to information that include program educational objectives, student outcomes, enrollment and graduate rates: