Electrical Engineering (BS)

With a degree in Electrical Engineering, you’ll prepare for a wide set of rewarding career options in a dynamic field. Some of the projects you’ll work on may not even be invented, yet!

Engineering students connect components with wires

Electrical engineers design and develop things such as new energy systems, biomedical equipment, computing technologies, telecommunications, transportation, entertainment, and many more systems related to electricity, electronics, or electromagnetism.

What’s different? Our approach looks to the greater good by serving others through technology. The motivation we share within a Christian environment shines through in the kinds of projects we tackle.

Accredited? Yes, the Electrical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, as you would expect.

This major leads to a bachelor of science degree.

Check the latest catalog for specific degree requirements, entry procedures, suggested course sequences, and course descriptions.

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Join the Largest Engineering Association

The IEEE/EAS club is a great way for SPU students to get involved in the world’s largest professional association for the advancement of technology.

Lin Liu

Why I Teach at SPU

Lin Liu, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering

“I love teaching at SPU because there is a calling for me to be here. My goal is to equip students with engineering knowledge and make a difference in this world by serving God and others.”

Kelly Cobb

Kellie Cobb, 2021 Electrical Engineering Graduate

“Ultimately, my career goal is always to keep learning and solve problems to help others. In the near term, I intend to complete a two-year rotation program at Fluke Corporation where I will cycle through several different engineering roles.”