Mission & Vision



The mission of the EECS Department is to:
  • educate students that have the requisite technical breadth and communication skills to solve significant problems in industry and society through leadership and innovation in their fields
  • advance knowledge in EECS and multi-disciplinary areas through high-impact scholarship and research
  • provide service to the profession, the university, the community, and society


Our vision is to build a research identity around the intersections of circuits and devices, embedded systems, information sciences and computation, and data analytics and to build an educational identity through leading degree programs based on curricular innovation and research in:
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Systems and Control Engineering
Our educational approach emphasizes a solid technical base combined with critical thinking, emotional intelligence and experiential learning while encouraging entrepreneurship through open innovation with quality, high-impact service.