Frequently Asked Questions - Program Objectives
Very much so! The MS in Telecommunications program is designed for working professionals in the field of telecommunications who want to advance their knowledge of telecommunications in a broad based approach that emphasizes the practical elements of telecommunications. It has been shown that experience in working within the telecommunications industry for some time, or in a position that requires the student to develop an appreciation for telecommunications products or practices, is a strong indication that the student will succeed in this program.
The MS in Telecommunications gives every student a solid foundation in all aspects of telecommunications and systems engineering, combined with telecommunications law and public policy exposure. The program also offers five Specialty Modules enabling the student to tailor the program to fit their needs: Network Technologies, Network Applications, Wireless Communications, Modeling of Telecommunications Systems, and Systems Engineering. The program is divided between coursework in the mandatory core and these elective modules.