Electrical Engineering | University of Portland

Electrical Engineering


What We Do: Electrical engineers improve people's lives by designing, testing, and supporting a wide range of products and systems such as medical imaging, renewable energy, robots, wireless communications, computers, and all sorts of electronic devices.

Specialties: As an electrical engineering major, you can focus your studies on communication and control systems, computers and robotics, electronics and instrumentation, energy and power systems, or biomedical devices.

Types of Careers: Several electrical engineering graduates go to graduate school as preparation for challenging careers in research and development. Others achieve rewarding careers with manufacturing and consulting companies and the government or military.