The program focuses on innovative and exciting research areas ranging from the design, analysis, and optimization of high-performance computing systems, to the fabrication of cutting-edge microelectromechanical actuators to new research frontiers on smart power grids, metamaterials, biomedical signal processing, and communication systems.
New Program and Location Launch Scholarships
To celebrate the launch of our MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering program in Seattle, we’re offering a 25% tuition discount for all students who enroll in the program for the upcoming Fall 2023 and Fall 2024 semesters. MSECE will not be offered in Seattle for the Spring 2024 Semester.
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Featured Faculty: Seattle Campus
Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate Studies , Electrical and Computer Engineering
In 1989 Dr. Salehi joined Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University. His main areas of research interest are network information theory, source-channel matching problems in single and multiple user systems, data compression, turbo coding, coding for fading channels, and digital watermarking. Professor Salehi’s research has been supported by research grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF), GTE, NUWC, CenSSIS, and Analog Devices. Professor Salehi has also done consulting to the industry including Teleco Oilfield Services and AT&T. Professor Salehi is currently a member of the Editorial Board of The International Journal of Electronics and Communications.
- Electrical Engineers are aggressively recruited by employers across the country
- Demand for electrical engineers is expected to increase in the next decade
- Wide range of employment opps in chip fabrication, robotics, the wireless internet of things, or radar system development
- A number of our graduates have gone on to academic positions in prestigious universities, while other graduates have selected careers in industry around the world.
- Demand for computer engineers has increased dramatically in recent years. Computer engineers study computer architecture, software engineering, computer-aided design (VLSI), microprocessor-based design, applied algorithms, and more.
What they do:
-Technical Project Management
-Program and Project Management
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What our Students Say
“The [co-op] project I was assigned to involved a lot of new technological concepts in the computer graphics field that I knew very little about. With constant guidance from my mentor and manager at Qualcomm, I was able to learn the fundamentals and begin working on the assigned tasks. It was a great experience.”
— Nagulan Manivelan, MS Electrical and Computer Engineering
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