Thinking about Graduate School

Whether you're thinking about a Master's degree or PhD, graduate school is a good choice to learn more about power and energy engineering and to strengthen your resume. Graduate students qualify for the Graduate Student Member grade of PES membership, which allows you to continue your PES membership at a reduced cost.

If you are still not sure where to apply, here is a partial list of universities that offer Master's or PhD degrees in electric power and energy engineering in the United States and Canada.  Note: The universities listed have completed the Power & Energy Education Committee's (PEEC) University Survey.

 

INSTITUTION 

MASTERS DEGREE OFFERED 

DOCTORAL DEGREE OFFERED

Arizona State University 

Yes 

Yes

Auburn University 

Yes 

Yes

Bucknell University 

Yes 

No

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona 

Yes 

No

California State University, Northridge 

Yes 

No

Carleton University 

Yes 

Yes

Carnegie Mellon University 

Yes 

Yes

Case Western Reserve University 

Yes 

Yes

Clarkson University 

Yes 

Yes

Clemson University 

Yes 

Yes

Colorado State University 

Yes 

Yes

Concordia University 

Yes 

Yes

Cornell University 

Yes 

Yes

Drexel University 

Yes 

Yes

FAMU-FSU College of Engineering 

Yes 

Yes

Florida International University 

Yes 

Yes

Howard University 

Yes 

Yes

Illinois Institute of Technology 

Yes 

Yes

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 

Yes

Yes

Iowa State University 

No 

Yes

Kansas State University 

Yes 

Yes

Louisiana State University and A&M College 

Yes 

Yes

Marquette University 

Yes 

Yes

Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

Yes 

Yes

McGill University 

Yes 

Yes

Memorial University of Newfoundland 

Yes 

Yes

Miami University 

Yes 

No

Michigan Technological University 

Yes 

Yes

Minnesota State University, Mankato 

Yes 

No

Mississippi State University 

Yes 

Yes

Missouri University of Science and Technology 

Yes 

Yes

Montana State University, Bozeman 

Yes 

Yes

New Jersey Institute of Technology 

Yes 

Yes

New Mexico State University 

Yes 

Yes

New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering 

Yes 

Yes

North Carolina State University at Raleigh 

Yes 

Yes

North Dakota State University 

Yes 

Yes

Northeastern University 

Yes 

Yes

Ohio State University 

Yes 

Yes

Oklahoma State University 

Yes 

Yes

Oregon Institute of Technology 

Yes 

No

Oregon State University 

Yes 

Yes

Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg 

Yes 

No

Purdue University, Calumet 

Yes 

No

Purdue University, West Lafayette 

Yes 

Yes

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 

Yes 

Yes

San Jose State University 

Yes 

No

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 

Yes 

Yes

South Dakota State University 

Yes 

Yes

State University of New York at Buffalo 

Yes 

Yes

Syracuse University 

Yes 

Yes

Temple University 

Yes 

Yes

Tennessee State University 

Yes 

Yes

Tufts University 

Yes 

Yes

University of Alaska Fairbanks 

Yes 

Yes

University of Alberta 

Yes 

Yes

University of Arkansas 

Yes 

Yes

University of Calgary 

Yes 

Yes

University of California, Irvine 

Yes 

Yes

University of California, Los Angeles 

Yes 

No

University of Central Florida 

Yes 

Yes

University of Denver 

Yes 

Yes

University of Houston 

Yes 

No

University of Idaho 

Yes 

Yes

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Yes 

Yes

University of Kentucky 

Yes 

Yes

University of Maryland College Park 

Yes 

Yes

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 

Yes 

Yes

University of Minnesota -Twin Cities 

Yes 

Yes

University of Missouri - Kansas City 

Yes 

No

University of Nebraska - Lincoln 

Yes 

Yes

University of North Carolina at Charlotte 

Yes 

Yes

University of North Dakota 

Yes 

Yes

University of Oklahoma 

Yes 

Yes

University of Pittsburgh 

Yes 

Yes

University of Portland 

Yes 

No

University of South Carolina 

Yes 

Yes

University of South Florida 

Yes 

Yes

University of Tennessee, Knoxville 

Yes 

Yes

University of Texas at Arlington 

Yes 

Yes

University of Toronto 

Yes 

Yes

University of Utah 

Yes 

Yes

University of Vermont 

Yes 

Yes

University of Washington 

Yes 

Yes

University of Waterloo 

Yes 

Yes

University of Western Ontario 

Yes 

Yes

University of Wisconsin - Madison 

Yes 

Yes

University of Wyoming 

Yes 

Yes

Villanova University 

Yes 

Yes

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 

Yes 

Yes

Washington State University 

Yes 

Yes

Wayne State University 

Yes 

No

West Virginia University 

Yes 

Yes

Wichita State University 

Yes 

Yes

Worcester Polytechnic Institute 

Yes 

Yes