Progressive Ideas, Modern Applications
The University of Idaho is one of the nation’s premier centers for power engineering research, education and collaboration between industry and academia, and in this nationally recognized program you will investigate complex electrical phenomena and enjoy opportunities to work with faculty members on practical research projects vital to the industry.
The ideal candidate for the Ph.D. program in Electrical Engineering will hold a bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution and demonstrate proficiency in chemistry, physics and mathematics.
If your undergraduate degree is not in Electrical Engineering, you will be required to complete background courses to remove deficiencies before beginning the graduate program.
During the first semester, a faculty member is appointed to serve as your major professor/mentor. You work closely with your major professor to prepare and submit a study plan for approval. The study plan is generally organized around the following areas:
- Digital systems
For the latest information on all available Electrical Engineering courses, view our Course Catalog.