Wireless Communications and Computer Networks (M.ENG.)

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Illinois Tech’s Master of Engineering in Wireless Communications and Computer Networks program is designed to prepare students to become exceptional network and communication engineers in designing next-generation wireless technology solutions. Graduate students will be exposed to the core of network communications and the latest applied computer network techniques, including data security and privacy, the ability to design embedded systems architecture for wireless communication systems and application, and the fundamentals of wireless radio communication and signal analysis.
 

Please note that some programs designated as online require in-person coursework such as lab, classroom participation, or a thesis. As such, all courses will be offered fully online for the fall 2020 semester, however, some courses in subsequent semesters may require in-person attendance.

Program Overview

Learn the core of network communications and the latest applied computer network techniques, including data security and privacy, the ability to design embedded systems architecture for wireless communication systems and application, and the fundamentals of wireless radio communication and signal analysis.

Career Opportunities

Our graduate wireless communications and computer networks engineering program will prepare you for such careers as:

  • Wireless communication engineer
  • Computer networks engineer
  • Telecommunications network engineer

The Master of Engineering in Wireless Communications and Computer Networks program provides students with a strong foundation to prepare them for professional practice in the field through hands-on learning and a collaborative environment.

Admission to the graduate program normally requires a bachelor of science degree in electrical or computer engineering from an institution accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET). Students with a bachelor of science degree in engineering or science may apply for this program.