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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
, GA,
Georgia Southern’s Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program blends classroom instruction with laboratory hands-on experience to train you in the areas of electronics, digital communication, computer architecture, robotics, control, and electrical power systems.

About

The Electrical Engineering program at Georgia Southern will enable its graduates to:

  • Be successfully employed in the electrical engineering field or pursue relevant graduate degrees such as in engineering, business, or science
  • Be proficient in the design and implementation of electrical systems using modern tools and provide proper documentation and testing procedures
  • Draw upon a broad base of knowledge in science and engineering to provide viable solutions
  • within the appropriate technological, global, societal, ethical, and organizational context
  • Expand their capabilities and knowledge of contemporary issues through continuing education or other lifelong learning experiences including advanced training or licensing
  • Effectively communicate and work in cross-functional teams while conducting themselves with high standards of ethics and professional responsibility

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). You will be pleased to know that our engineering graduates find immediate employment in one of today’s cutting-edge career fields.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The electrical engineering curriculum is a broad-based, technically-oriented education that emphasizes the application of engineering principles to solve problems. Students in our electrical engineering program learn the analysis and design skills they need to put ideas into action. Classes cover such topics as electronic circuits, systems analysis, analog, and digital circuits, control logic design, robotics, wireless communication, and power systems.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    69

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • If you graduated from high school five or more years prior to your intended enrollment date, you are considered a non-traditional student. 
  • The Georgia Southern Office of Undergraduate Admissions will only maintain a record of non-enrolling student test scores and transcripts for five years. Admission applications and fees are kept active for two years. After two years, students must reapply for consideration.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    627 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 627 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    627 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 627 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    177 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 177 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Statesboro

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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