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Portland State University electric power engineering

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Info concerning Portland State University electric power engineering, registering for degree programs, and taking free practice tests online. Qualifications for engineering programs may vary widely. Learn about the various specialization options available to you within this expanding technical field. If you complete the electric power engineering program, for example, there are a variety of concentrations within alternative energy that may appeal to you such as wind power, mechanical engineering, or solar energy production. Further, due to advances in engineering technology, there is a growing shortage of graduates from accredited electric power engineering programs. Please use the form above to request admissions info for Portland State University.

Electrical engineers design and test new electrical equipment such as electric motors, communications systems, and power generators. Electronics engineering technicians, on the other hand, work in product evaluation and testing, using measuring and diagnostic equipment. They are also involved in the deployment of new equipment in factory automation. Electrical engineering has several sub-disciplines, including electric power engineering, software development, and control engineering. Electrical engineers with a bachelors degree earned an average salary of $95,230 in 2015, while electric power engineers with an associates degree earned $61,130 annually.

The field of electric power engineering deals with the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. These include transformers, electric generators, electric motors, high voltage engineering, and power electronics. Electrical engineers maintain an electrical network called the power grid, that connects a variety of generators using high-voltage transmission lines. Signal processing relates to the analysis and manipulation of signals. Signals can be either analog, in which case the signal varies continuously, or digital, where the signal varies according to a series of discrete values. Control engineering applications range from flight systems of commercial airplanes to industrial automation.


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Wind Power Engineering

The US Department of Energy's Wind Program works with industry partners to increase the performance and reliability of next-generation wind technologies, while lowering the cost of wind energy. Research efforts have helped to increase the average capacity factor (a measure of wind power plant productivity) from 20% for wind turbines installed before the year 1999 to an average of almost 35% today. At the same time, wind energy costs have been reduced from over 55 cents (in current US dollars) per kilowatt-hour (kWh) in 1985, down to an average of 2.4 cents in the US today.

To ensure future industry growth, the wind power must continue to evolve, building on earlier turbine technology successes to further improve reliability, increase capacity factors, and reduce costs. The newest inventions coming out of the DOE Wind Program can also be found on the Energy Innovation Portal, from the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Further, improved turbine performance has led to a more robust domestic wind industry.

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    Portland, OR
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    Portland, OR
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    Portland, OR
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Western Seminary
    Portland, OR
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University of Portland
    Portland, OR
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Multnomah University
    Portland, OR
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Portland State University
    Portland, OR
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Klamath Community College
    Klamath Falls, OR
$ (low) $$ small Program Info
Northwest Christian University
    Eugene, OR
$$$$$$$$ small Program Info
Pacific University
    Forest Grove, OR
$$$$$$$$ medium Program Info
University of Oregon
    Eugene, OR
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Eastern Oregon University
    La Grande, OR
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Clatsop Community College
    Astoria, OR
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Linfield College
    McMinnville, OR
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George Fox University
    Newberg, OR
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Rogue Community College
    Grants Pass, OR
$ (low) $ (low) medium Program Info
Southern Oregon University
    Ashland, OR
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Blue Mountain Community College
    Pendleton, OR
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Engineering Job Listings

The Fundamentals of Engineering exam should be taken immediately after earning a bachelors degree from an ABET-accredited program. Engineers who pass this exam are called engineers in training (EIT), or engineer interns. After meeting work experience requirements, engineer interns can attempt a second certifying exam, called the Principles and Practice of Engineering Exam. Thereafter, acquisition of a professional engineering license enables management of junior engineers, the ability to sign off on engineering projects, and provide services directly to the public. Wages vary by employer and location. Aside from salary, most engineering jobs include excellent benefits, as well as retirement plans.

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Portland State University electric power engineering

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