WPI’s online program in power systems engineering prepares electrical engineers for professional practice in the electric utility industry. The program is also a great option for experienced engineers or those who want to reshape their careers.

Average Starting Salary

WPI Graduates:

  • Bachelor’s: N/A
  • Master’s: $110,000 (2015)
  • PhD: N/A

Average National Starting Salary(according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2015): $73,220

Download the WPI Post-Graduation Reports for more information on salaries.

Companies that have Hired WPI Power Systems Engineering Graduates

  • National Grid
  • Eversource Energy
  • PJM Interconnection
  • SAIC

Download the WPI Post-Graduation Reports for more companies that have hired WPI graduates.

Sample Job Titles

  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Electrician
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Wind Energy Engineer

Sample Professional Associations and Clubs

Popular Industries for Power Systems Engineering

  • Utilities

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