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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Kansas City, MO, United States
An Electrical Engineering degree from Rockhurst University is a powerful achievement. Responsible for the technology that powers our lives, an electrical engineer designs, tests, and improves electronic equipment from lighting and wiring systems to cars to smartphones. 
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Rockhurst University offers one of the more unique Electrical Engineering programs in Kansas City, preparing you for all electrical engineering requirements, and ensuring that graduates are well-versed in each facet of the industry — from unique specialties to fundamental electrical engineering basics.

An electrical engineer is responsible for an impressive amount of the electrical technology we utilize in our daily lives — from designing to testing, an electrical engineering degree prepares graduates to manage technology as small as a microchip… and as large as a power plant. Our partnership program provides you with the technical knowledge and skill set you need to work immediately in most areas of this exciting profession.

Learning Outcomes 

  • An emphasis on classes including mathematics, communications, biometrics, control systems, and more
  • Rockhurst’s electrical engineering degree will ensure familiarity with areas of study including Circuit Theory, Signals and Systems, Waves and Fields, Power Systems and Microelectronic Circuits
  • The knowledge needed to complete all electrical engineering requirements and qualify for electrical engineering internships

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:

  • English Composition
  • Introduction to the Engineering and Computing Program
  • Calculus
  • Reality and Human Existence
  • Engineering Computation
  • General Physics

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

  • Complete an online application for admission
  • Counselor's written recommendation
  • ACT or SAT test score
  • English proficiency: TOEFL - Internet based minimum score of 80
  • Provide an Official Statement of Finances directly from a bank or financial institution
  • Official high school academic credentials, translated into English if necessary
  • International students/scholars will be able to waive the mandatory student health insurance as long as their policy meets the criteria below, or they may enroll in Rockhurst's policy

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Kansas City

  • 980 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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