Electrical Engineering Opportunities

​What can you do with an electrical engineering degree?

Engineering majors have the highest starting salaries and electrical engineers are the most in demand of all engineering disciplines at San Diego high-tech companies. You can find electrical engineering graduates with careers in:

  • Wireless communications
  • Mobile devices
  • Digital data storage
  • Robotics
  • Aerospace
  • Defense and security systems
  • Sustainable energy

Employment Status of Electrical Engineering Graduates

of 2016-17 are employed or in graduate school.

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While attending USD's Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, we encourage our students to maximize their educational experience and take ownership of their career development. Get involved and immerse yourself in USD life. These opportunities are all just a click away to help you on your path to build a solid, meaningful career in electrical engineering — and have some fun while you're doing it!

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Where your ideas come to life.

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Integrating culture and academics.

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Developing the whole student.

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Bring your ideas to market.

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