Stony Brook University

M.S. and Ph.D in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Program Description

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, is involved in graduate teaching and research in many of these areas, including communications and signal processing, networking, computer engineering, power engineering, semiconductor devices and quantum electronics, circuits and VLSI. The department has laboratories devoted to research and advanced teaching in the following areas: computing, engineering design methodology, high-performance computing and networking, parallel and neural processing, machine vision, fiber optic sensors and computer graphics, micro and optoelectronics, power electronics, electric power and energy systems, VLSI, telerobotics, DNA sequencing, digital signal processing, and communications.

Focus Areas

  • Communications and signal processing
  • Networking
  • Computer engineering
  • Power engineering
  • Semiconductor devices and quantum electronics
  • Circuits and VLSI

Potential Career Opportunities

  • R & D
  • Systems Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • AI and Machine Learning
  • Energy and Power Systems Engineer
  • Electronics Engineer

Target audience


Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes