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Careers in Electrical Engineering

We've Seen the Future & It's Electrifying!

A program launched to meet student and employer demand.

Few careers can match electrical engineering for growth potential—especially in Northeast Wisconsin. Your talents are needed.

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Future's Bright

24% job market growth in Wisconsin through 2026. -U.S. Dept. of Labor

Great Returns

$103,390 median salary, nationally. -U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2020

Careers Here

Local companies with global reach are looking for you.

What Electrical Engineers Do

As in the creation of electric power, modern electronics, computers, electronic communication systems, modern flight controllers, automated manufacturing medical diagnostic tools and cool future stuff only you can dream up and design.

A Normal Day

In your studies and internships you'll see what it's like to be an engineer.

  • Design new ways of electrical power, telecommunications or a smart and sustainable city
  • Develop manufacturing, construction, and installation standards
  • Ensure that products meet specifications

Traits to Improve

We're here to help you sharpen the skills that make successful engineers:

  • Concentration
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Math skills

Job Outlook

No company has ever said, "we have too many engineers". Get your start in a high paying, rewarding career.

Source: Occupational Outlook Handbook

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Internships that Lead to Jobs

The New North needs your brainpower!

In a study prepared by nearly 60% of internships turned into entry-level hires in 2019, a number that is frequently higher for UW-Green Bay students.


Start Your Journey

UW-Green Bay is a great place to explore careers, develop skills, gain hands-on experience and earn your degree in electrical engineering.

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The missing equation? You!

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