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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Boston, MA, United States
Electrical and electronic components, devices and equipment are integrated into many of today’s products, from biomedical systems to the smart power grid.As a student in the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program, you will study, model, analyze and design systems that modern societies rely on.

Overview

This four-year project-based program provides a solid foundation in mathematics, science and engineering principles, and in the humanities and social sciences. The curriculum focuses heavily on engineering design and includes courses in circuit theory, solid-state devices, analog and digital circuits and systems, feedback and controls, motors, power distribution systems, signal processing and communication systems.Electrical engineering students at Wentworth gain experience solving and simulating engineering problems through the extensive use of computers, control devices, equipment and systems. After learning the essential theories and developing key problem-solving and laboratory skills, you’ll design, build and test an advanced engineering project in your senior year.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Physics I
  • Engineering Calculus I
  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Fundamentals of CAD and CAM
  • Programming with MATLAB
  • Engineering Calculus II
  • Engineering Physics II
  • English Sequence
  • Intro to Engineering Design
  • Programming with MATLAB
  • Fundamentals of CAD and CAM

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • In order to receive full consideration for admittance, we encourage students to sit for the SAT no later than January of each year. Applicants who either apply or who take the SAT after January will be reviewed on a space-available basis for the intended major.
  • Redesigned SAT
  • If you take both the old and the new SAT, both exams may be submitted.
  • If you did not complete the SAT prior to March 2016, you must submit the new SAT scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1030 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    1030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1030 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Boston

  • 1560 - 3240 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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