Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Division University of California, San Diego

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Division University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, CA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
20%
80%
student ratio
651
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 13
fall application deadline
24%
acceptance rate
20 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Intelligent Systems, Robotics And Control Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Artificial Intelligence/Robotics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Artificial Intelligence/Robotics ]
    • Electronic Circuits And Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Computer Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Medical Devices And Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Medical Technology ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Medical Technology ]
    • Photonics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Photonics]
      Master of Science (MS) [Photonics]
    • Applied Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Applied Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Applied Physics ]
    • Communication Theory And Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Telecommunications ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Telecommunications ]
    • Nanoscale Devices And Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Nanotechnology]
      Master of Science (MS) [Nanotechnology]
    • Signal And Image Processing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Applied Ocean Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Ocean Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Ocean Engineering ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 147
    • Doctoral Degrees 43
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

24% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,885
    • Accepted 711
    • Acceptance Rate 24
    • Enrolled 269
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $105
    • Application Fee - International $125
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 13th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, resume or curriculum vitae (recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, resume or curriculum vitae (recommended)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students651
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students651
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchApplied ocean science; applied physics; communication theory and systems; computer engineering; electronic circuits and systems; intelligent systems, robotics and control; medical devices and systems; nanoscale devices and systems; photonics; signal and image processing
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Graduate Division
University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
United States

Truong Nguyen

Chair

Phone: 858-822-5554
Email: nguyent@ece.ucsd.edu

Melanie Lynn

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 858-822-3213
Email: ecegradapps@ece.ucsd.edu

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