Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering

Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering
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University of Cincinnati Online is here to help advance your career in the engineering industry with a Master of Engineering (MEng) in Electrical Engineering in as little as 18 months. By earning a MEng in Electrical Engineering degree from UC Online, you can expect the same rigorous engineering coursework as a MS in Electrical Engineering, with additional non-technology business courses, focusing on direct industry application. These courses are designed to prepare you for a more significant contribution to your business team and/or move into a leadership position.

The UC Online MEng degree program offers a pragmatic, practical, non-research approach with no thesis required.

What is Electrical Engineering?


Electrical Engineering is testing, designing, and developing electrical equipment components, software or hardware solutions.  Any real-world device that uses electricity in any form was designed by an Electrical Engineer. The online Masters of Engineering (MEng) in Electrical Engineering degree focuses on the next advancements in technology within the manufacturing space. In addition to the technical skills you’ll learn while earning your degree, this program will also enhance your professional skills within a thriving business organization. Engineers who complete this degree are prepared to solve the complex problems of today and manage tasks and projects successfully.

What do Electrical Engineers Do?

An Electrical Engineer is involved in a broad range of careers and disciplines. They use physics and mathematics when dealing with many forms of electricity. Electrical Engineers build and test various devices that are used in household applications or in a factory setting.

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  • Research and Development
  • Electrical Systems, Components, and Applications
  • Design and Manufacture Various Devices
  • Testing Products and Systems
  • Evaluate Electrical Systems and Components
  • Large Scale Electrical Systems

Program Offerings

  • 100% online
  • Easy to transfer credits
  • Enroll in the spring, summer, or fall semesters
  • All courses led by faculty with direct industry experience
  • Financial aid available
  • The program can be completed in as few as 18 months

What is Industry 4.0?


Industry 4.0 is an evolution toward inter-connectivity, automation, machine learning, and decisions based on real-time data acquisition. People who work in manufacturing production, process and product design and management of these industries will be affected by his evolution the most.

Industry 4.0 Includes cutting-edge technical skills in the areas of:
  • Robotics
  • Big Data
  • Sensors
  • AI/Machine Learning
  • Additive Manufacturing (3-D printing)
  • Cyber-security

Is Electrical Engineering Right for Me?

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Earning a online Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering degree is great for those who already have experience in engineering and manufacturing and who are curious about the way things work, like to solve problems, embrace challenges, and are adept at creating new ways of doing things.

Our program is also great for those who already understand Industry 4.0 technologies and the way data drives these technologies.

Is UC Online right for me?

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