UA's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers dynamic programs for students interested in a traditional electrical engineering degree or those who desire a specialization in computer engineering. Electrical engineering students become immersed in at least two core areas of communications systems, computers, control systems, electromagnetics, electronics and microelectronics, power and energy systems, and signal processing. Students in the computer engineering option specialize in the software and hardware components of modern computing systems.
Electrical and computer engineering graduates have career opportunities in a number of industries and fields, such as computing, telecommunications, manufacturing, utilities, aerospace, automotive, military, medical and consumer products. Electrical and computer engineers also design and operate a wide array of complex technological systems, including power generation and distribution systems and modern computer-controlled manufacturing plants. Read more...
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (Computer Option), Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Math, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Physics
In The News: University of Alabama students aim to put Crimson Racing on the map
April 28, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
As a crowd of onlookers lined the sidewalk of Seventh Avenue on the University of Alabama campus on Wednesday, members… Read more
UA News: UA Engineering Recognizes Outstanding Alumni Volunteer
April 14, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama College of Engineering recognizes Selina S. Lee as the 2016 Outstanding Alumni Volunteer. Read more
UA News: UA Honors Five Distinguished Engineering Fellows
April 13, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama College of Engineering honored five alumni by inducting them into its 2016 class of Distinguished Engineering… Read more