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Electrical Engineering

Western Michigan University

48 months
734 USD/credit 22020 USD/year
734 USD/credit 22020 USD/year
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Electrical Engineering from Western Michigan University deals with the research, development, design, operation and application of electrical and electronic systems and components. 


In Electrical Engineering from Western Michigan University, you'll learn about electric power, electronics, computers, communications, instrumentation and control systems. Your studies will stress identifying and solving practical problems in electrical engineering. Electrical engineering courses focus on circuits, electronics, energy conversion, digital logic, microcomputers, communications, electromagnetics and automatic control systems. You're introduced to circuits, digital logic and microcomputers during your freshman and sophomore years. 

Career Prospects

Recent WMU graduates with degrees in electrical engineering are working as:

  • Engineers
  • Project managers
  • Planners
  • Researchers

Among the companies they work for are:

  • Smiths Aerospace
  • Consumers Energy
  • BAE Systems
  • Dana Corporation
  • General Motors
  • The Boeing Company
  • Kawasaki Robotics
  • Segway Inc.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Modern Physics
  • Thermodynamics 
  • Analytical Mechanics 
  • Quantum Mechanics 
  • Data Analysis 
  • Thermodynamics 
  • Statics 
  • Mechanics of Materials 
  • Dynamics 
  • Aerospace Engineering 
  • Aerodynamics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport identification page
    • Proof of English language proficiency
    • Complete high school or post-secondary education transcripts
    • $100 non-refundable application fee
    • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
    • ACT or SAT Scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 734 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    22020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 734 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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