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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
West Hartford, CT, United States
The Electrical Engineering program at University of Hartford covers a branch of engineering concerned with generating, distributing, processing, coding, transmitting, receiving, and deciphering electrical and electromagnetic signals.
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Overview

Electrical Engineering at University of Hartford involves the study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. It consists of a wide range of fields including electronic circuits, digital computing, robotics, sensors and instrumentation, electrical power, telecommunications, photonics, control systems, wireless communications, signal processing, and integrated circuits. 

Practicing engineers may have a professional license and/or be members of a professional body such as the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Our graduates have gone on to work for companies like:

  • Bucher Emhart Glass
  • Electric Boat
  • Eversource Energy
  • Goodrich
  • Hamilton Sundstrand
  • Otis Elevator
  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Raytheon
  • Sikorsky Aircraft

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    126 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Freshman Dialogue 
  • Engineering and Design 
  • Graphic Communication
  • Calculus
  • Academic Writing
  • Engineering Computer Applications 
  • Calculus-Based Physics 
  • A Western Heritage: The Humanities
  • Electric Circuit Analysis I
  • Circuits Laboratory 
  • Digital System Logic 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 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

  • Web Application - Please complete this online application.
  • The Common Application – Please complete this application if you are attending a High/Prep School in the US or an International School overseas.
  • If English is not your native language you are required to prove that your language ability is meets our minimum standard.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    40490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40490 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    40490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40490 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for West Hartford

  • 1100 - 1600 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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