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Electrical Engineering

Electronics have revolutionized automobiles, manufacturing, business and office products, and entertainment systems. From cell phones to power transmission, electrical engineers improve the electronics that we use every day.

The field of electrical engineering is increasingly transdisciplinary as electrical and computing devices are used in wireless communications, medicine, energy, space exploration and the environment. At Arizona State University, you will have the opportunity to work with faculty who are leading the way in many application areas such as the design of the newest computer chips, the development of alternative energy technologies and the implementation of neural interfaces for biomedical applications.

Our degree programs in electrical engineering are widely recognized and offer opportunities to participate in industry and research.

Our efforts are aligned with national and international momentum to address worldwide challenges in energy production and distribution, healthcare technology and delivery, sustainable development and economic growth, communications technology and information management, and global security.

Follow your passion and help to improve the devices and systems that directly affect the lives of people in every corner of the globe.

The electrical engineering B.S.E. program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Student enrollment and graduation data are available at

Learn more about our Electrical Engineering degree programs


Accelerated 4+1 program badgeElectrical Engineering can be pursued as an accelerated 4+1 degree. Accelerated 4+1 programs combine advanced undergraduate course work with graduate course work, enabling students to earn both a bachelor’s and master’s degree within five years. Interested? Learn more about accelerated 4+1 degrees.

Admission Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements.

Fulton Schools of Engineering

Application Deadlines


Priority – February 15
Final – July 1


Priority – October 15

Final – December 1

Financing Your Education

Find and apply for relevant scholarships.

Be sure to check out Fulton Schools’ scholarships available to both new and continuing students at

Financial Aid
ASU has many financial aid options. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70 percent of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.

Electrical Engineering Degree

Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering

School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering

Tempe campus Tempe, Arizona


Graduate Degrees

Accelerated 4+1 program badge

Finish two degrees faster by combining advanced undergraduate and graduate coursework during your senior year as part of the accelerated 4+1 bachelor’s plus master’s program.

M.S. Electrical Engineering Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering

Beth | Electrical Engineering

Beth found her niche in electrical engineering while she was in the Navy. She was a nuclear electrical operator responsible for maintaining the balance in the whole electric plant on the ship. Because of her Navy service, Beth didn’t start college directly after high school. Her first introduction to the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering was at E2, the Schools’ freshman engineering orientation. Read more