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University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

North Dartmouth, MA

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University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Overview

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth / Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is located in North Dartmouth, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Electrical engineering systems
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Electrical engineering
Master of Science (MS) Electrical engineering
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Computing infrastructure security
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Communications
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Digital signal processing

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 23
Doctoral Degrees 5
Other Advanced Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE unless UMass Dartmouth graduate in computer engineering or electrical engineering
Thesis Required
Thesis or project
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE unless UMass Dartmouth graduate in college of engineering major or about to receive electrical graduate certificate
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

48
Applied
34
Accepted
16
Enrolled
71%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE unless UMass Dartmouth graduate in computer engineering or electrical engineering
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 3 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE unless UMass Dartmouth graduate in college of engineering major or about to receive electrical graduate certificate
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 3 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
Additional Entrance Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, official transcripts

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

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

Student Body

61
Total Graduate Students
32%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.2%
Black or African American 6.56%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 1.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3.28%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (77%)
Female (22%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time - 15
Part-time - 1
Male (12)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Array processing, cyber security, underwater acoustics and animal bio-acoustics, electronics and solid-state devices, photonics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,926,000

Location & Contact

Address 285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA  02747-2300
United States
Contact Liudong Xing
Graduate Program Director/Electrical & Computer Engineering
Email: liudong.xing@umassd.edu
Phone: 508-999-8883
Fax: 508-999-8489

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