The Vision of the EECS Department is to provide a stimulating and challenging intellectual environment:

  • to have our classes populated by outstanding students
  • to be world-class in an increasing number of selected areas of research
  • to have faculty with high visibility among their peers


The Mission of the EECS Dept. is:

  • to educate the next generation of electrical engineers, computer engineers, and computer scientist
  • to discover, apply and disseminate knowledge
  • to be asset to the community and to society

Department Events
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High school seniors can apply to the SELF Program, a four-year enrichment and leadership experience
Engineering students build concrete canoes, Formula race cars, unmanned planes, and rockets for competitions nationwide
More first and second place awards in student AIAA aircraft design contests than any other school in the world
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times