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Lead the charge in transforming today's technology-driven society with an M.S. in Electrical Engineering.

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About the Program

Electrical engineering is at the forefront of modern technology. Expertise in integrated circuits, digital signal processing, electrical systems, and electromagnetics is increasingly crucial.

With our Master of Science of Electrical Engineering program at SMU Lyle, learn to harness sophisticated electrical and computer engineering principles, from the minute details of microelectronics to the expansive networks of communications systems. Graduates will learn to develop innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges, becoming well-equipped to lead and excel in a rapidly evolving technological landscape. See our course catalog.

To learn more about the program, contact Program Director Ping Gui

The SMU Lyle Difference

  • Expert

    Benefit from a curriculum crafted by leading academics and industry professionals embedded in pioneering research and innovation.

  • Innovative

    Engage with state-of-the-art facilities and tools, fostering a rich environment for hands-on experimentation and discovery.

  • Connected

    Leverage our robust industry partnerships for opportunities in internships, cooperative programs, and career prospects.

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Student Experience

Industry-Leading Faculty


Industry-Leading Faculty


Experience a curriculum designed by seasoned faculty members and highly experienced practitioners.

Continuous Support

Continuous Support


Access a wealth of resources and support services, ensuring a smooth and enriching educational journey.  

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Diverse Coursework


Engage with a diverse group of peers and professionals, fostering a dynamic and supportive learning environment.



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Flexible Study Options


Tailor your experience with our LyleAnywhere™ flexible learning platform, providing a mixture of in-person or synchronous online classes.  

 Jobs I Can - EE


Jobs I Can Land



Potential roles include:

  • Communications Systems Engineer
  • Integrated Circuit Designer
  • Optical Systems Engineer
  • Signal Processing Analyst
  • Hardware Security Specialist



Innovative Projects - EE


Innovative Projects


Work on real-world problems and cutting-edge projects that prepare you for the complexities of the industry. 


Admissions Requirements


 In addition to meeting the Lyle School of Engineering admission requirements for an M.S. degree, applicants are required to satisfy the following requirements:

• B.S. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or a related field.
• A strong foundation in mathematics and the physical sciences.


Tuition and Fees

For a complete graduate cost per semester click here

Application Deadlines

The next start date is August 2024. The deadline for applications is July 15.