Susan Burkett
Susan Burkett
Professor, The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
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  • Maryann, Stockton,CA

    Added Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:22 PM

    Hi my name is Maryann I am doing a research project on electrical engineering and have some questions. 1)What are some reasons you choose electrical engineering? 2)What parts of your education helped you the most in Electrical Engineering? 3)What skills and knowledge helped you be successful in your job? 4)Are there any challenging, rewarding or frustrating parts in Electrical Engineering for you?
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    Susan Burkett, The University of Alabama
    Answered Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:22 PM

    Dear Maryann,

     1.  I chose engineering because I loved science and math but my first major was Civil Engineering because I didn't really understand the differences.  After I took a circuits course, I changed my major because circuits ...

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  • KEHINDE, OKLAHOMA,USA asked Susan Burkett, The University of Alabama

    Added Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 8:04 AM

    What does it take to actually be an electrical engineer? With a BSC in physics from a university in Nigeria, what do I have to do?
    Related to Choosing a Degree, Computers, Electrical, Engineering Branches
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    Susan Burkett, The University of Alabama
    Answered Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 8:04 AM
    1) To be an EE, typically the minimum requirement is a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. 2) If a student has an undergraduate degree in Physics, one possibility is to apply for admission to a graduate program and ask the Graduate Program ...Read More
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