Learn to understand, design and develop devices and systems that operate on or generate electricity
Electrical engineers use the physics and mathematics of electricity, electromagnetism and electronics to create, develop and test electrical equipment and systems.
With an electrical engineering degree, you will be set for a career in areas as diverse as the automotive, chemical and petroleum industries; power utilities; defense and aeronautics; and telecommunications and computers.
Being a part of a community of driven scholars who all want to help each other reach their goals has really shown me how awesome learning can be in a way I never really saw before.
– Ethan Crain, Pelahatchie, MS
What you’ll find at Ole Miss
We are a tight-knit electrical engineering department, so you’ll enjoy:
- Strong faculty interaction – with only 12 students for every professor in our upper-level classes.
- Research opportunities – you can work with our faculty and graduate students on research areas such as electromagnetics and communications.
- Access to innovation – we are a partner institution in the Broadband Wireless Access and Applications Center, sponsored by the National Science Foundation.
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
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