Valparaiso University BS in Electrical Engineering
The main focus area for this major is Electrical Engineering. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.
Electrical Engineering is a major offered under the engineering program of study at Valparaiso University. We’ve pulled together some essential information you should know about the bachelor’s degree program in EE, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more.
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- Student Debt
- Average Salary
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- Related Majors
- Focus Areas
Rankings for the Valpo BS in EE
If you're having trouble deciding which school is best for you, you may want to check out our many college rankings. The bachelor's program at Valpo was ranked #137 on College Factual's Best Schools for EE list. It is also ranked #5 in Indiana.
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How Much Does a Bachelor’s in EE from Valpo Cost?
Valpo Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
Part-time undergraduates at Valpo paid an average of $1,840 per credit hour in 2019-2020. This tuition was the same for both in-state and out-of-state students. The following table shows the average full-time tuition and fees for undergraduates.
|In State||Out of State|
|Books and Supplies||$1,200||$1,200|
|On Campus Room and Board||$12,620||$12,620|
|On Campus Other Expenses||$1,620||$1,620|
Learn more about Valpo tuition and fees.
Valpo EE BS Student Debt
You may also want to consider how much in student loans you’ll need when thinking about the overall cost to attend a school. EE students who received their bachelor’s degree at Valpo took out an average of $27,000 in student loans. That is 15% higher than the national average of $23,573.
How Much Can You Make With a BS in EE From Valpo?
The median early career salary of EE students who receive their bachelor’s degree from Valpo is $67,200 per year. That is about the same as the national average of $66,265.
Does Valpo Offer an Online BS in EE?
Valpo does not offer an online option for its EE bachelor’s degree program at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Valpo Online Learning page.
Valpo Bachelor’s Student Diversity for EE
Of the students who received their bachelor’s degree in EE in 2019-2020, 13.0% of them were women. This is less than the nationwide number of 15.7%.
Racial-ethnic minority graduates* made up 17.4% of the EE bachelor’s degrees at Valpo in 2019-2020. This is lower than the nationwide number of 36%.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
|Native American or Alaska Native||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
BS in EE Focus Areas at Valpo
Electrical Engineering students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
Majors Related to a BS in EE From Valpo
You may also be interested in one of these majors related to electrical engineering.
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.