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Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering is an ever-evolving field that is constantly bringing new technologies to benefit society. These innovative problem solvers use electricity, electronics and electromagnetism to confront challenges in health, energy, and safety. Today's society thrives on electronic systems that vary in size and complexity: from hairdryers and solar panels to lighting systems and power plants. This means that as an electrical engineer, you can impact the future of the very technology that makes our modern lives possible. You could do anything from inventing a life-saving surgical implant to designing smart grids that power cities. Please note that some career titles below will require further education.

Related Career Titles:

Electrical Engineer
Firmware Engineer
Integrated Systems Engineer

Related Electrical Engineering Links:

Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers
Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers - Power and Energy Society
National Society of Professional Engineers
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center
Society of Women Engineers
American Society for Engineering Education

Where else can I find information?

USF Electrical Engineering Department
Occupational Outlook Handbook
O*Net Online