EE Graduate Programs

CSULB offers the following graduate programs of interest to Electrical Engineering students.

The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering affords an opportunity for engineers and others to advance their competency in analysis and design to better meet the high technology needs of local industry. Select two core courses and three graduate courses in one area of emphasis, and remaining courses supporting the area of emphasis:

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Communications, Digital Signal Processing, and Networking
  • Control Systems & Robotics
  • Digital Systems and Computers
  • Electronics, and
  • Power

Students can complete a thesis or courses only. Successful completion of a thesis provides a unifying culmination to the program, and an enhanced resume for future industrial or academic endeavors. A limited number of laboratory and teaching assistantships are available to qualified graduate students.

New students: Before enrolling for courses, consult with the MSEE Advisor.

Returning students: 


MSEE Advisor: Sean Kwon
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Students wishing to pursue advanced study may be interested in the College of Engineering’s Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) degree. Graduate study leading to the MSE can be tailored to the goals of a student with a background in chemical engineering by taking advanced course work to develop expertise in one of four areas:

  • Environmental: Chemistry and civil engineering
  • Controls: Electrical engineering
  • Microelectronics: Computer engineering
  • Thermal, fluids, and materials: Mechanical engineering

With most courses offered in the evening, the program is tailored to working professionals.

MSE Advisor: Feike Leij
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CSULB offers this interdisciplinary doctoral program jointly with the Claremont Graduate University. The program of study for each Ph.D. candidate is carefully integrated to ensure the interdisciplinary nature of each student’s research. 

Ph.D. Advisor: Hamid Rahai
Learn more about the PhD program