Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Programs

Our graduate programs provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in the high-tech sector. Work alongside faculty who conduct ongoing research in state-of-the-art labs and computer facilities.


Graduate Programs

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

This degree allows graduate students a unique opportunity to develop the analytical mindset and skills most valued in the industry, including computer engineering, product development, management and entrepreneurial endeavors. Thesis and non-thesis options are available.

Specialty areas

  • Computer, Embedded Systems and Microelectronics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Electromagnetics and Radio Frequency (RF) Circuits and Systems
  • Communication, Networking and Signal Processing
  • Computer Vision, Multimedia and Machine Learning
  • Power, Renewable Energy and Control

Interdisciplinary Ph.D. 

UMKC’s Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program offers an interdisciplinary doctoral program.

Suggested co-disciplines

  • Computer networking and communication systems
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering
  • Physics
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation

Areas of Research

  • Applied electromagnetics
  • Bioelectromagnetics
  • Computational electromagnetics
  • Cybersecurity issues in power systems
  • Distribution system planning
  • Electric power systems
  • Electric vehicle grid integration
  • Electromagnetic compatibility and interference
  • Feedback control systems
  • Machine learning applications for power system monitoring
  • Microgrid protection
  • Microwave and THz imaging
  • Nanoelectromagnetics
  • Nanomaterials

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