Information about the Department, College and City
The Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at the Wichita State University offers BS degrees in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer Science, MS degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and is one of the few departments in the country to offer a MS degree with a specialization in Computer Networking. The department currently offers a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering and it plans to offer a new PhD degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science by next year. The department offers top-notch teaching and research facilities, and houses several research labs including the Advanced Networking Research Center, Center for Energy Studies, Computer Architecture and Parallel Programming Lab (CAPPLab), Control Systems Group, Software Engineering Research Lab (SERL), Wireless Research and Development Group, Wireless, Networking, and Systems group (WiNeS) and the Security, Privacy, Trust and Ethics in Computing (SPriTE) Research Lab. Faculty at these research labs are involved in high-quality research funded by NSF, NASA, PSERC, Department of Energy, FAA, US Army Office and US Department of Air Force. Complete information about the department can be found on our website, www.eecs.wichita.edu.
Wichita State University's College of Engineering hosts some of the country's best research facilities and currently houses four departments, namely Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, which provides plenty of opportunity for multi-disciplinary research and collaboration. More information about the College can be found at, http://www.wichita.edu/thisis/academics/engineering/.
Wichita, also called the "Air Capital of the World", is the largest city in the state of Kansas. An area cultural center, Wichita is home to numerous restaurants, shopping centers, museums, parks and nightclubs. In July 2006, CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Wichita 9th on its list of the 10 best U.S. big cities in which to live. In 2008, MSN Real Estate ranked Wichita 1st on its list of most affordable cities. Wichita was also named most "Uniquely American" city by Newsmax Magazine. More information about Wichita can be found at, http://www.wichita.gov/.