Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Graduate Programs

Build upon your current expertise in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science. Learn the advanced skills you need to be a productive researcher and develop innovative solutions to technological problems.

Our state-of-the-art curriculum features a variety of specializations and opportunities for entrepreneurship and commercialization.

Graduate Degrees

Both master's degree programs have three options:

  • Course work-only
  • Master's project
  • Master's thesis ― research-oriented degree

The College of Engineering also offers the following graduate options:


Our faculty researchers and graduate students solve problems that have real-world impact. The department has received research grant funding from:

  • National Science Foundation
  • Department of Energy
  • NASA
  • U.S. Air Force
  • Office of Naval Research

Research topics in electrical engineering

  • Power grid stability
  • Electrification of transportation
  • Battery storage solutions
  • Photovoltaic materials
  • Advanced communication systems

Electrical Engineering Specialization Areas

Research topics in computer science engineering

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Cybersecurity/Computer Security

Computer Science and Engineering Specialization Areas

  • Advanced Computing Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cyber Security

Research Highlights

Our graduate students:

  • Work on research projects externally funded by prestigious federal agencies.
  • Conduct research in state-of-the-art facilities, including the recently established Adaptive Radio Frequency and Plasma Lab.
  • Publish in leading academic journals such as IEEE Transactions series for electrical engineering
  • Present at leading academic conferences for computer science and engineering

Research and Laboratories 

  • Adaptive Radio-Frequency and Plasma
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Communications
  • Cyber Security and Teaming Research
  • Electronic Materials
  • Hardware Security
  • Interdisciplinary Data Engineering and Science
  • Power Electronics
  • Imaging and Computer Vision
  • Wireless Networking


Learn to Think Like an Entrepreneur

We don't just develop outstanding electrical and computer engineers or computer scientists. We develop engineers and scientists who create value for their employers by thinking like entrepreneurs. UToledo offers opportunities to commercialize your research and ideas.


Admission Information

  • Admission and Program Requirements

Learn more about the city of Toledo and why our students chose the College of Engineering.

Why UToledo Engineering 


Daniel Georgiev

Contact Daniel Georgiev
Graduate Program Director

Last Updated: 10/15/20