School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science About

WSU’s School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science provides you with first-rate preparation for careers in electrical engineering, computer science, software engineering, and computer engineering.

High Ranking

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is consistently ranked among the top 70 electrical and computer engineering schools nationally by U.S. News and World Report. The power systems engineering program is ranked among the top five in the nation in number of faculty, students, and research expenditure.

World-Class Faculty

Our world-class faculty includes a member of the National Academy of Engineering and seven fellows of national professional societies, such as IEEE and the Institute of Physics.

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Unique Programs

We are proud to offer the only online program in electrical power engineering. The professional science master’s degree prepares graduates for successful careers in this growing field. A highlight of the program is the new industry-sponsored course in renewable energy. Learn more about the electrical power engineering program and apply online.

Powerful Research

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is a key member of two National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers: the Center for Design of Analog-Digital Integrated Circuits (CDADIC), and the Power Systems Energy Research Center (PSERC). These prestigious centers bring together industry and university researchers in a cooperative effort to solve pressing science challenges.

EECS Executive Council

George Allen–Fluke Corp
Doug Allred–Cisco Systems (Retired)
Patrick Baumgartner–Microsoft
Jon Campbell–Microsoft
Joe Dumoulin–Next IT
Booga Gilbertson–Puget Sound Energy
Mike Richardson–Puget Sound Energy
Debbie Gracio–Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Mike Gutmann–Microsoft
Terry Heng–Uniquesoft LLC
Tom Hill–Climate
Rick Hoover–All Terrain Software
Steve Muchlinski–Muchlinski Consultants, Inc
Dave Richards–EMC2/Isilon Storage
Floyd Rogers–Microsoft (Retired)
Heather Rosentrater–Avista Corp
Mike Diedesch–Avista Corp
Rob Schauble–Esgyn Corp (HP)
Philip Spiess–Amazon
David Whitehead–Schweitzer Engineering Laboratory, Inc