Welcome to Graduate Studies in ECE

ECE Graduate Curriculum

PowerPoint Slides about the ECE Program 

Video for Graduate School

New ECE Graduate Student Checklist.pdf

Masters and Doctoral Degrees in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Programs

Our graduate program is built on the quality of our faculty and their research.  There is an outstanding environment at MSU for collaboration between departments, across campus, and with other universities leading to multidisciplinary projects where students can interact with groups outside their discipline to help address some of the most challenging problems of today and in the future.  We hope you will take the time to look at the research areas in the department: Research Groups in ECE

Online M.S. in Electrical Engineering Program

Please visit the Online M.S. in Electrical Engineering page to learn more about the online program.


For information on how to apply to the department, please see the Admissions page.

For further details about courses, program requirements, and department policies, please see the Graduate Studies Handbook (PDF).

The graduate student handbook is continually being updated to reflect University-level changes that always supersede any corresponding rules/regulations in the current handbook.

     ECE Graduate Studies - Additional Resources


     Comprehensive Form.pdf

     Independent Study Form.pdf

     Master Defense Form.pdf

     PhD Defense Form.pdf

     Pre-Travel Authorization Form.xls

     Qualifier Part A Form.pdf

     Qualifier Part B Form.pdf

     Override Form.pdf

     Supplement Form.pdf

     Student Hourly TimeSheet.pdf

     Transfer from MS to PhD Form.pdf

     Transfer from PhD to MS Form.pdf

     MSU Credit Evaluation Form.pdf

     Dual PhD Request Form with ECE_fillable.pdf

     ECE MS Program Plan Worksheet.pdf