BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
We are excited that you’re interested in taking the next step in your educational journey with Washington State University Everett! There are many reasons to complete your bachelor’s degree; financial and personal. Higher education is the surest path to both opportunity and earning power. A bachelor’s degree provides not only the hard skills necessary in the job market, but also critical thinking skills, a path to individual and personal growth and the chance to give back to your community.
Aerospace, advanced manufacturing, computer engineering, power engineering and communication systems – you name the industry, and electrical engineers have a place in it. The BS in Electrical Engineering prepares you for a rewarding career in design, research, testing, development and manufacturing of electronic systems and equipment.
The BS in Electrical Engineering at WSU Everett is a two-year, full-time, daytime bachelor’s degree completion program for transfer students. Courses and laboratories for the program will be taught at WSU Everett. Courses and laboratories are taught in person by WSU faculty in Everett, via interactive video from WSU Pullman, and online through the University’s nationally ranked Global Campus program.
HOW TO APPLY
1. Complete your application online, selecting North Puget Sound at Everett as your campus.
2. Submit official transcripts showing coursework to-date. Updated official transcripts will be required once grades are posted for spring and summer (if you enroll in courses). Contact all previous colleges and have them send official transcripts to:
Washington State University Everett
915 N. Broadway
Everett, WA 98201
3. An academic coordinator will review your supplemental application and transcript(s) for prerequisites to acceptance/certification into the electrical engineering program and contact you for next steps.
* NOTE: The WSU tuition deposit, which confirms acceptance of your WSU admission offer, is nonrefundable; pay the deposit only after you are accepted/certified into the electrical engineering program.
General Timeline for EE at WSU Everett:
- Priority will be given to applicants who have submitted all required application material (including official transcripts) by January 31
- Notification of Admission Decisions (for those received) May 15
- Respond to offers of admission by June 1
- Admission will continue until all seats for the program are filled
There are scholarships available for WSU Everett electrical engineering students. No application is necessary for these departmental scholarships. If you are offered a spot in the program, eligibility for these scholarships will be determined based on transfer GPA in the major related courses. Students will be notified of their scholarship awards and conditions to receive the award.
All students must meet requirements as outlined in the WSU Catalog in order to graduate. See the WSU Catalog for degree requirements and talk with your academic advisor about planning and scheduling your courses.
Electrical engineers work in many different industries doing circuit design, research, development, manufacturing and testing. They work with components and systems that include electric motors, radar, navigation systems, communication systems, power generation equipment, and electronic equipment. There are more than 160,000 electrical engineers in the United States and their median annual income is about $87,000. To learn more about the profession, visit the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers at ieee.org.