12 months
26460 USD/year
24498 USD/year
12014 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Opportunities for study at the Electrical Engineering MSE program offered at Arizona State University include control systems, electromagnetics, antennas and microwave circuits, electronic and mixed-signal circuit design, electric power and energy systems, signal processing and communications, solid-state electronics and arts, media and engineering. 


Students are involved in a variety of research activities and have access to state-of-the-art facilities including the electromagnetic anechoic chamber, the wireless communications lab and the integrated circuit fabrication clean room.

Graduate courses and programs are offered in the following six areas of specialization:

  • control systems (not an option for the online degree but available to on-campus students)
  • electric power and energy systems
  • electromagnetics, antennas and microwave circuits
  • electronic and mixed-signal circuit design
  • physical electronics and photonics
  • signal processing and communications

Courses are available on campus and online. The degree can be completed taking all classes on campus or all classes online.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Electrical Engineering MSE program offered at Arizona State University have an advanced understanding of electrical engineering concepts and theories.

Career examples include:

  • computer hardware engineer
  • computer and information research scientist
  • computer network architects
  • director of engineering
  • electrical engineer
  • energy engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fiber Optics
  • Communication Systems
  • Communication Networks
  • Nuclear Power Engineering
  • Electrical Power Plants
  • Photovoltaic Energy Conversion

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree, in any field, from a regionally accredited institution.
  • The decision to admit a student who has earned a bachelor's degree from a program accredited by ABET to a master's degree program in electrical engineering is based on a number of factors. A minimum requirement is an undergraduate GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the student's last two years of undergraduate work.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • statement of purpose
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26460 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24498 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12014 USD per year during 12 months.

Online: $10,372 per year

Living costs for Tempe Junction

900 - 1350 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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