12 months
13260 USD/year
13260 USD/year
3324 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The demand for applications-oriented engineering managers and professionals has grown rapidly. The Electrical Engineering program of the Georgia Southern University is designed to meet this global need for engineers who possess leadership skills but also applications experience in consumer, commercial and industrial fields.


MSEE graduates are innovators prepared to become responsible, strategic leaders and exceptional engineering professionals. Courses include analytical math and experimental research in areas such as autonomous systems, optical communications, wireless power, small antennas, and energy harvesting. 

The Georgia Southern University program serves both the full-time students preparing for a career in Electrical Engineering, as well as currently employed Electrical Engineering professionals seeking advanced education to augment their existing skills and background.

The Electrical Engineering program at Georgia Southern will enable its graduates to do the following.

  • Be successful in their engineering careers and/or pursue graduate studies in a related field.
  • Extend the knowledge of its graduates with study concentrations that emphasize cognitive, attitudinal, and performance-based information and skill required for intellectual leadership, original research and scholarship.
  • Expand the intellectual breadth of graduates in the application of their engineering skills and in the depth of advanced specialization necessary for professional careers and advancement within the field of electrical engineering.
  • Be responsive to change and ventures beyond the existing boundaries of knowledge in a highly scientific and technological society

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Electrical Engineering?

Electrical Engineering salaries are among the highest in the engineering field. Career opportunities exist in the following areas.

  • Engineering research and development
  • Product design
  • Digital system design and integration
  • Engineering management
  • Engineering consultancy
  • And more!

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Advanced Electromagnetics
  • Advanced Digital Signal Processing
  • Digital Control Systems
  • Advanced Power Systems
  • Research in Electrical Engineering
  • Independent Study

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed requirements for the Bachelor’s degree at a college or university accredited by the proper regional accrediting association.
  • An undergraduate degree or the equivalent in the proposed or closely related field of study.
  • A 2.75 (4.0 scale) cumulative grade point average or higher on courses in undergraduate work, or equivalent.
  • International students must meet the College of Graduate Studies English Proficiency requirements.
  • The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering program requires a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or related field; or
  • permission of the Graduate Program Director.
  • A student may be granted provisional admission based upon the recommendation of the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering Graduate Program Director or Department Chair.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1662 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Statesboro

900 - 1400 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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