164
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Florida International University / Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is located in Miami, FL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Computer engineering
Master of Science (MS) Electrical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Electrical engineering

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 71
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

224
Applied
95
Accepted
45
Enrolled
42%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework, resume, letters of recommendation, letter of intent
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum graduate GPA of 3.3, resume, letters of recommendation, letter of intent
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

164
Total Graduate Students
17%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
82%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.34%
Black or African American 5.49%
White or Caucasian 6%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.83%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.61%
Unknown 1.22%

Gender

Male (80%)
Female (19%)

Faculty

41
Total faculty
Full-time (29)
Part-time (12)
Male (38)
Female (3)

Location & Contact

Address 10555 West Flagler Street
Miami, FL  33175
United States
Contact Dr. Shekhar Bhansali
Chair
Email: sbhansa@fiu.edu
Phone: 305-348-4439
Fax: 305-348-3707