An exclusive program for Purdue ECE undergraduates enables students to earn an MS degree in only two academic semesters (Fall and Spring) after their BS graduation. This option leverages the superlative characteristics of the Purdue ECE undergraduate experience to accelerate the completion of a Master's degree. The track is designed for students to satisfy MS degree requirements in one academic year assuming they follow a course-only path to the MS degree. This program provides students with a broad range of career options including finding jobs with more responsibility and at a higher level, pursuing medical, law, or business education, or continuing education in a Ph.D. program.
4+1 BS/MS Program
This new program enables Purdue ECE undergraduates at the West Lafayette campus to earn MSECE degree in only 2 semesters (Fall, Spring) after they graduate with their BS.
Students may have 12 credits hours of 50000 level courses count towards both their BS and MS degrees.
Eligible BSEE courses:
- 53800, 50653, 51012 as EE Selectives
- 6 credit hours of EE Electives at 50000 level
- 3 credit hours of Complementary Electives at 50000 level
Eligible BSCmpE courses:
- 50863, 56800, 57000, 57300, or other 50000 level courses
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