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New Mexico State University

What Can I Do With a Major In Electrical Engineering?

Electrical engineering is the study of the practical application of mathematics and science in the production, control, distribution, and uses of electricity as well as research, design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacture of electronic equipment.

Areas of Focus

Communications, Telemetry, Signal Processing, Electric Energy Systems, Electromagnetics and Microwave, Micro-Electronics, Photonics, Control Systems, Space Systems


Career Titles

Acoustical Engineer
Biomedical Engineer
Communications Engineer
Consulting Engineer
Electrical Engineer
Environmental Engineer
Fire Protection Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Safety Engineer
Transmissions Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer
Circuit Engineer
Computer Science Engineer
Control Engineer
Electrical Engineering Technician
Electronics Instructor
Field Service Engineer
Illuminating Engineer
Nuclear Engineer
Radio Engineer
Technical Writer
Video Recording Engineer


Career Related Websites

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers