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Graduate Study
MS Programs
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Network and Communication Systems Specialization

Computer networks and communication systems are interdisciplinary fields that require state-of-the-art engineering skills to meet the requirements of future technologies. Rapid growth in cloud computing and Internet of Things (IoT) devices are pushing limits on latency, bandwidth, and power, requiring innovation to meet the increasing demands on wireless communication systems. Emerging applications, such as industrial automation, autonomous vehicles, and smart cities will require unprecedented investments in communication and network systems. Meanwhile, the use of smaller low-orbiting satellites is transforming the space industry, leading the way for significant innovations in global communications, autonomous navigation, smart cities, and future communication standards with 5G and beyond networks.

In this track, you will unlock the skills to build a career in key technology fields that include wireless networks, radio communications, signal processing, navigation, optical fibers and data transmission mediums, cyber security, reliability, and network protocol standards.

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