Distance Education

Distance education has proven to be very useful for professionals in engineering and science as it allows for the professional to be up to speed on the latest and greatest while still being productive in the work place. North Carolina State University is no exception to that as the university has provided distance education services since 1978.

Engineering Online

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Students enrolled in the distance education program have access to regular classroom courses that are recorded and made available via the Internet. Intended for people with a degree, or experience in the field, these courses can be put towards a graduate level engineering degree.

The following ECE graduate level degree programs are available through the College of Engineering:

  • Master of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Master of Science in Computer Networking
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

The ECE Department distance education degree programs are limited to those individuals who work or reside in the United States and to United States military personnel serving overseas. We accept International applications if you are affiliated with a partnering corporation. All applicants must submit GRE scores. All international applicants must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. More information on the TOEFL, IELTS and the Graduate School's English Proficiency Requirements can be found here: http://www.ncsu.edu/grad/handbook/sections/2.3-grad-admissions.html

For more information about this program at NC State, please go to the Engineering Online website.