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About the Department

Welcome to Engineering!

The Engineering Department at the University of Massachusetts Boston offers students the opportunity to complete four-year degrees in electrical engineering and computer engineering.

We also offer a range of courses in civil engineering and mechanical engineering.

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Our Faculty

On our campus, you will have the opportunity to work side by side with prestigious faculty in small classes and engage in creative research at the forefront of electrical and computer engineering. Our faculty are distinguished engineers, scholars, and scientists. You can obtain valuable experience by working with them on cutting-edge research.

Internship Opportunities

We’ll also help you take advantage of the many internship opportunities available in the Boston area.

Freshman Success Community

The Freshman Success Community within the College of Science and Mathematics is designed for full-time freshmen ready to take a full set of introductory science courses.

Participants will:

Click here to view the Electrical and Computer Engineering Undergraduate Advising Manual