Electrical and Electronic Engineering, M.Sc. | California State University Sacramento | Sacramento, United States
12 months
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The Master of Science degree program in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the California State University Sacramento is designed to provide students with advanced study in a variety of Electrical and Electronic Engineering topics, and opportunities to conduct independent research to broaden their professional scope.


The program is also sufficiently flexible to allow special independent studies of problems of current interest.

The scheduling of courses and the Culminating Experience options in the program are designed to provide flexibility for working professionals. All Electrical and Electronic Engineering students at the California State University Sacramento complete a one-unit research methodology course, three-unit computational methods course, and at least two of the designated elective area core courses. 


This requirement is designed to provide a strong academic foundation. In consultation with the Graduate Coordinator and faculty advisors, students then focus their studies in one or more of the following areas, adapting to the needs and interests of the practicing engineer or post-graduate candidate:

  • Control Systems
  • Communication Systems
  • Power Systems
  • Microelectronic Design
  • Computer Architecture & Digital Design

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microwave Engineering
  • Lasers
  • Advanced Digital Signal Processing
  • Statistical Theory of Communication
  • Information Theory, Coding, and Detection
  • Wireless Communications Systems
  • Fiber Optic Communications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • a BS in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent;
  • at least a 3.0 GPA in the BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent; and
  • at least a 3.25 GPA in the last 60 units of the BS in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Sacramento

1190 - 1765 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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