Students may choose a Master's degree program with or without the thesis option. If a student chooses to complete the M.S. degree without a thesis, 34 semester hours of course work must be completed. If a student chooses to complete the M.S. degree with a thesis, then the student must complete 24 credit hours of course work and 6 credit hours devoted to thesis research. Once the core graduate courses are successfully completed, a student may select the courses from the following tracks to complete the Master's degree in Electronics Engineering.