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Electrical Engineering

Resources for research and course work in electrical engineering at Mississippi College.

Welcome! This guide is intended to be a starting point for your research on Electrical Engineering topics.  Use the tabs on the left-hand side of the page to navigate through the different sections of the guide.

This guide includes 

Reference Tool Technical Reports
Databases Materials Properties
Patents Organizations
Standards IEEE Citations


What Is Electrical Engineering?

Electrical engineers design, develop, and test electrical equipment. The broad field of electrical engineering involves working with all manners of electronic devices, from pocket calculators to supercomputers. Often overlapping with computer engineering, a college degree in electrical engineering can open up the door to a technical career in almost any industry. Since technology is always changing and expanding, the need for electrical engineers is always growing.