Help create impactful technology by designing highly compact, efficient electronics, advanced microchips and novel computer codes through our electrical engineering program.
Two of the most important technologies in our world today — the smartphone and wireless internet — were developed with electrical engineering. In our program, you'll learn how to innovate for the next generation of wireless so no one is left behind. Our expert faculty members are leading the way.
Enhance your learning by conducting research in three laboratories and through two senior design courses.
ABET and SACS Accredited
Receive a quality education that has been certified in teaching you what you need to know about electrical engineering.
Internships and Research
Sharpen your skills outside the classroom through internships at leading industries across South Carolina.
Get acquainted with life as a Gamecock in your first semester with our award-winning University 101 course.
What You’ll Study
One of the most popular courses is our Senior Design course, where students work on industry-sponsored projects. Students focus on technical requirements, standards and communication skills, culminating in a presentation to our industry advisory board. We also offer hands-on experience through modern labs, facilities and simulation tools.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Developing intelligent systems that can perform tasks and make decisions that typically require human intelligence
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Communicating and interacting effectively in a variety of social and professional situations
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Planning, prioritizing and managing tasks and resources to achieve specific objectives
Identifying, analyzing and resolving problems or challenges using creative and effective strategies
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Electrical Engineer
- Systems Engineer
- Controls Engineer
- Electrical Project Manager
- Electronics Engineer
- Automotive and Industrial Manufacturing
- Power Systems
- Wireless Communication
- Radio Frequency Systems