ABET Accreditation

The B.S. Electrical Engineering Program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org/.

Enrollment Data

  2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
Fall Enrollment Headcount 76 79 81 90 99 104 130
Degrees Awarded 14 14 7 6 15 10

Program Educational Objectives

The graduates of the program will:

  • Demonstrate professional engineering competence by holding positions of increasing responsibility in industry and/or government
  • Continue to improve their technical skills, knowledge and understanding through research and development activities, pursuit of professional certificates and/or advanced degrees
  • Pursue publications of patents and/or entrepreneurship

Student Outcomes

Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) undergraduate program at The University of Mississippi will demonstrate that they have:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • An ability to communicate effectively
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice