Montana State University

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173780
Bozeman, MT 59717-3780

Tel: (406) 994-2505
Fax: (406) 994-5958
E-mail: ecedept@ece.montana.edu
Location: 610 Cobleigh Hall

Department Head:

Robert C. Maher, Ph.D., P.E.

Accreditation Information -- BS Electrical Engineering

Montana State University, Bozeman, MT USA

The Montana State University Electrical Engineering Program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: (410) 347-7700.

http://www.abet.org

EE Program Objectives (updated Fall 2009) --

In their first few years on the job, graduates of the EE program:

  1. Pursue a professional career based on an education in the fundamentals of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  2. Engage in post-graduate education programs
  3. Provide a positive impact to the engineering community and to the community at large

EE Student Outcomes --

a: An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
b: An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
c: An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs.
d: An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
e: An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
f: An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
g: An ability to communicate effectively.
h: The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
i: A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in lifelong learning.
j: A knowledge of contemporary issues.
k: An ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
l: Knowledge of the principles of project management and design trade-offs.
r: An ability to analyze and synthesize electronic devices and electrical systems.

Annual Student Enrollment and Graduation Data --

Academic Year:
2009-2010
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2014
CpE majors
58
73
72
81
100
EE majors
194
201
191
218
240
CpE degrees awarded
6
8
7
9
(in progress)
EE degrees awarded
23
28
19
25
(in progress)