Welcome to the Electrical Engineering Department at UW - Platteville! Our electrical engineering program is accredited by EAC/ABET (the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology). It is designed to be an applied program, emphasizing application of theoretical concepts toward practical engineering design and development.

Program Features:

 High academic standard

 State of the art instrumentation and equipment

 Excellent student-faculty contact

 Emphasis on teaching rather than just research

 Emphasis on engineering applications


Emphasis Areas:

 Electronics & Communications Engineering

 Computer Engineering

 Control Engineering

 Power and Energy Engineering


Employment Opportunities:

UW-Platteville EE graduates are well received by employers, and our placement rate is excellent. EE graduates have positions with major industrial concerns, applying technical skills to solve design, sales, and management problems. Employers of recent UW-Platteville graduates include Motorola, Hewlett-Packard, Ameritech, IBM, GTE, Commonwealth Edison, Alliant Energy, WE Energy, American Transmission Co., Hamilton Sundstrand, Minarik, John Deere, Kimberly Clark, Caterpillar etc.. Starting salaries are competitive with national averages.  

University of Wisconsin - Platteville

UWP pioneers on electronics, power, controls and computer engineering.

Recent event:

Congratulations! EE students Alex Astley and Logan Brecklin received 2012-13 IEEE Power Engineering Society Scholarship (IEEE PES) . -> details


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Electrical Engineering Department

University of Wisconsin - Platteville

Engineering Hall Rm. 215

1 University Plaza

Platteville, WI, USA

Zip: 53818



For more information:

Phone: (608) 342-1536

Fax: (608) 342-1566

E-mail: durnir@uwplatt.edu