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Engineering- Electrical/Computer Engineering (AS)

Associate of Science Transfer

About This Degree

Program Number

4556

Estimated Program Length

2 Years

Location

Vincennes Campus

Contact

Awagner@vinu.edu

812-888-4264

Course Catalog

Electrical engineers design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as electric motors, radar and navigation systems, communications systems, and power generation equipment.

Electrical engineers work in industries including research and development, engineering services, manufacturing, telecommunications, and the federal government. Electrical engineers generally work indoors in offices.

The median annual wage for electrical engineers was $96,640 in May 2018, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Overall employment of electrical and electronics engineers is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026.

Career Outcomes

The VU Advantage
Vincennes University offers the first two years of a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering. Students transfer to Purdue, IUPUI, USI, University of Evansville and others to complete the second two years of the degree.

Advantages to beginning your studies at VU include:

  • Hands-on laboratory experience.

  • The nurturing of fundamental skills designed to prepare you for advanced study.

  • Lab sections are taught by the same faculty who teach the lecture sections, ensuring consistent instruction and letting you build close relationships with professors.