Graduate Pathway in Electrical Engineering

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Program Description

Graduate Pathway in Electrical Engineering

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in electrical engineering are assured progression to a UAB graduate engineering degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter the graduate degree program. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.


Degree Program Components:

2-Semester:

  • 33 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 21 credit hours remaining toward a degree

1-Semester:

  • 33 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining toward a degree

Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing coursework.

Key course facts

  • Course length: 1-2 Semesters
  • Start dates: 2019: January, May, August; 2020: January, May
  • Fees: From $15,240
  • Class hours: 9-13 hours per week
  • Class size: 14
  • Award: Students are guaranteed admission to the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering program at UAB after successfully completing the Graduate Pathway and meeting all progression requirements.
  • Course options:
    • 1-Semester
    • 2-Semester

Entry requirements

1-semester

  • Academic requirements: Four-year undergraduate engineering degree in computer, electrical, electronic or computer science or related field. 2.5 undergraduate GPA.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, or IELA 176.
  • Age requirements: 17 years and above.

2-semester

  • Academic requirements: Four-year undergraduate engineering degree in computer, electrical, electronic or computer science or related field. 2.5 undergraduate GPA.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL iBT 65, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4, Password overall Level 6, or IELA 169.
  • Age requirements: 17 years and above.

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices that are shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

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Last updated September 11, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2, 2019
May 1, 2019
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 semesters
Full time
Price
Price
15,240 USD
From $15,240. Additional fees may apply
Information
Deadline
Locations
USA - Birmingham, Alabama
Start date : Jan. 2, 2019
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End date Apr. 26, 2019
Start date : May 1, 2019
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End date Aug. 9, 2019
Start date : Aug. 20, 2019
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End date Dec. 13, 2019
Start date : Jan. 8, 2020
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End date May 1, 2020
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End date Aug. 14, 2020
Dates
Jan. 2, 2019
USA - Birmingham, Alabama
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End date Apr. 26, 2019
May 1, 2019
USA - Birmingham, Alabama
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End date Aug. 9, 2019
Aug. 20, 2019
USA - Birmingham, Alabama
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End date Dec. 13, 2019
Jan. 8, 2020
USA - Birmingham, Alabama
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End date May 1, 2020
May 6, 2020
USA - Birmingham, Alabama
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End date Aug. 14, 2020
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