For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

Electrical Engineering

College of Engineering

Concentrations

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Communications
  • Computer Architecture
  • Computer Networks
  • Computers
  • Controls
  • Digital Circuits
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Electric Machinery
  • Image Processing
  • Integrated Circuits
  • Internet Protocols
  • Lightwave Engineering
  • Microwave Systems
  • Neural Networks
  • Photonics
  • Power Systems
  • Robotics
  • Software Engineering
  • Solid-State Electronics
  • System Modeling and Analysis
  • Telecommunications Engineering
  • Ultrasonic Imaging and Image Processing
Degrees OfferedAvailabilityLocation
MSFull-Time, Part-TimePhiladelphia, Online
PhDFull-TimePhiladelphia

Application Requirements

On-Campus Program

Full-Time Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
U.S. StudentsSept. 1N/AN/AN/A
International StudentsJune 13N/AN/AN/A

Application must be submitted by January 1 to be considered for assistantships.

Full-Time Students: Consideration for a term other than fall requires special permission from the academic department prior to application.

Part-Time Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
U.S. StudentsSept. 1Nov. 23Feb. 22May 24

Requirements

For details regarding the items below please review the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Graduate Admission Application

    We prefer that you apply online to Drexel. Apply now:

    Apply Online

  • Transcripts

    Provide transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.

  • Standardized Test Scores

    GRE test scores are required for all PhD and full-time MS applicants, minimum score varies.

    TOEFL scores are required for international applicants or applicants who earned a degree outside the U.S. (minimum scores: 100/600/250). Scores will be reviewed based on section scores and total scores. IELTS scores may be submitted in lieu of TOEFL scores.

  • Essay

    Please write approximately 500 words explaining your reasons for pursuing a degree from Drexel; your short-term and long-term career plans; and how your background, experience, interest, and/or values, when combined with a Drexel degree, will enable you to pursue these goals successfully.

    Submit your essay by mail or through the Drexel University Admission Essay form.

  • Résumé

    Submit your résumé by mail or email it as an attachment to enroll@drexel.edu.

  • Letters of Recommendation

    Two letters of recommendation are required. Use the Electronic Letter of Recommendation form to submit your recommendation letters.

  • I-20 Application and Supporting Financial Documents (international applicants only)

    Print and complete the I-20 Application Form [PDF] and submit it with your supplemental materials.

  • Mailing Addresses
    • By Postal Mail
      Drexel University
      Application Processing
      PO Box 34789
      Philadelphia, PA 19101-4789
    • By Express Courier
      (DHL, FedEx, UPS, etc.)
      Drexel University
      Application Processing
      3141 Chestnut Street
      Philadelphia, PA 19104-2876

Online Program

Please refer to Drexel University Online for application requirements and deadlines.

Contact Us