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College of Engineering and Computing

Career Plans

I want to design unmanned aircraft

Unmanned aircraft (and other vehicles) are increasingly important in military, research and transportation.  In this job you may design aircraft electronic circuits, sensoring systems, communication systems and other components.

You might work for a company such as Boeing, L-3 Communications, General Atomics, or Rockwell-Collins.

Career-appropriate courses are ...

Career Concentration Classes (ELCT)

  • 531 Digital Control Systems
  • 562 Wireless Communication
  • 572 Power Electronics

Career Competitiveness Classes

  • ELCT 564 RF Circuit Design for Wireless Communications
  • EMCH 371 Engineering Materials

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