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Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

Summer 1 2024 enrollment is now open!

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Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

University of Colorado Boulder

Accredited degree in 12–24 months

Earn the same diploma as students on campus by completing 30 credit hours

$20,010 USD total tuition

Flexible pay-as-you-go, per-course basis

Admission is performance-based

Complete a series of courses with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher to gain admission.

100% online learning

Pre-recorded lectures, rigorous assignments, and connection with peers and course facilitators.

Student Experience

You’ll build in-demand skills that have real-world relevance. With faculty who bring extensive industry experience to the courses they teach, you’ll have the same quality and rigor as the on-campus students.

You will share courses with students that come from diverse backgrounds. Most will have industry experience of their own and some will have recently earned an undergraduate degree. Your peers will have academic and professional experience in electrical engineering, physics, and electrical and computer engineering. You’ll also encounter learners from other STEM fields and those with credentials in mechanical engineering and computer science.  In general, you will be surrounded by others who are highly analytical, self-motivated, and adept with technical and quantitative subject matter.

This program is a good fit if you are:

  • A recent BS graduate, have a high interest in engineering, a working engineer, or an engineering manager wanting to upgrade your technical skills and advance your career.

  • In need of flexible and convenient learning opportunities that fit into your busy professional and personal life.

  • Interested in developing practical skills that you can apply immediately in your current job.

  • Looking for course content and materials designed for any environment that make significant use of advanced engineering techniques.

What’s it like to earn your MS-EE degree on Coursera?

  • Experience a fully online master’s program from the highly ranked University of Colorado Boulder. 

  • Access courses and learn from anywhere with this interactive and engaging platform. 

  • Choose when you do your coursework with a flexible schedule and pre-recorded lecture videos. 

  • Ask questions about the material being covered in the program during regular office hours held by the course facilitators. 

  • Take advantage of additional opportunities for dialogue and connection through discussion boards and group sessions with peers.

Enrollment for Summer 1 2024 session is now open!

Summer 1 enrollment closes June 14