FIU College of Engineering and Computing

Florida International University - Electrical and Computer Engineering
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About

Vision

The vision of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is to have the best undergraduate programs in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering in the State of Florida, and to have a nationally recognized graduate program driven by excellence in research.

Mission

The mission of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is to provide excellence in undergraduate education so that our graduates become critical thinkers, creative problem solvers, and life long learners; to further the quality of our graduate programs by conducting impact-oriented research that responds to the needs of the State of Florida, in particular, and the nation, in general; and to serve our community.

About FIU

Florida International University is a vibrant, student-centered public research university, ideally located in Miami. Chartered by the Florida Legislature in 1965, the University opened its doors in 1972. FIU now offers more than 220 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs, including a variety of fully-online programs, through its many schools. FIU is also among the 10 largest public universities in the United States.

FIU is recognized as having the largest contingent of Hispanic students of any doctoral granting institution. Furthermore, Miami has positioned itself as the gateway to Latin America and the Caribbean countries, and is among the nation’s most dynamic and exciting communities with respect to cultural pluralism, beautiful climate, recreational activities, a diverse cultural life, and tourism.