This concentration will offer students the opportunity to pursue employment in the electronics industry, or prepare for graduate study in electrical engineering. Students will earn a BS in Physics with a concentration in Electrical Engineering. Coursework in Electrical Engineering will be taken at Madison College. Note: Additional coursework may be required if a student wishes to earn a professional license in Electrical Engineering Technology. Students wishing to pursue graduate work in physics or engineering should consult their advisor for recommended course work.
A student must maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 in all courses taken to fulfill the major and concentration requirements. Any course in which a student receives a grade below “CD” will not be accepted toward the major. Transfer students must take a minimum of 12 physics credits at Edgewood College. All transfer courses must be approved by the department. Elective courses may be taken through the UW-Madison Collaborative Program or through Madison College Partnerships in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy, or Civil Engineering. See your advisor for details.