Electrical and Computer Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in conjunction with the College of Engineering offers a program leading to the degree Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Engineering with a Concentration in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
- Preliminary Exam
- Direct Admit from Bachelor's Program
- Traditional Ph.D. Program
- Comprehensive Exam/Defense
- Writing Your Dissertation
Admission requirements and procedures are on the College of Engineering Graduate Programs page.
Information about the qualifying exam (for direct-admit), advisory committee, and comprehensive exam is on the College of Engineering Doctoral Programs page.
Ph.D. students in the ECE Concentration must publish (have accepted for publication) at least one journal paper in a reputable, peer-reviewed journal before defending the dissertation.
The Resources page contains links to additional information, forms, and other policies.