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Graduates of the Electric Power Engineering PSM program at Washington State University will be able to describe and apply basic principles of the electric power system business. These will include: legal issues, financial issues, project management issues, and human resource issues. 

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Overview

Student Opportunities:

WSU has one of the largest and highly ranked groups of power engineering faculty in the US and includes recognized experts in all areas of power engineering. They are extensively experienced, widely published and have received many significant honors for their work. Given this, their services have been in demand by public and private electric utilities, the industry that supports these utilities and government agencies.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates of the Electric Power Engineering PSM program at Washington State University  who are already employed in the electric power industry are expected to become more valuable to their companies. Others are expected to be in demand by electric utilities, supporting industries and government agencies.

Programme Structure

All graduates will be able to:

  • Show an understanding of the design of the electric power generation and transmission system to include the ability to: analytically describe generators of electric power, apply theoretical principles to the design of transmission lines, and analyze the performance of transmission lines.
  • Show an understanding of the analysis and operation of the electric power transmission system to include the ability to: analyze the performance of power systems under normal operation, describe the principles of operating power systems, and analyze the performance of power systems under abnormal operation.
  • Show an deeper understanding of one or more areas of electric power engineering. These options include: power electronics, renewable energy, power systems protection, high voltage engineering, power system operations, power system stability and control, and power system communication.
  • Show an understanding of the intersection between the technical and business aspects of electric power engineering to include the ability to: describe economic constraints on electric power operation and describe the operation of electric power markets.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadline:

  • Fall July 1st
  • Spring November 1st

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective international students must have the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree from an approved institution. Usually this is a minimum of four years of study beyond grade 12.
  • A grade point average equivalent to a U.S. grade of “B” or better is required. 

Tuition Fee

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    6369 USD/year
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  • National

    6369 USD/year
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The tuition fee may vary depending on the location of your study program.

Living costs for Pullman

904 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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