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Post subject: national technological university Posted: Tue
Jan 03, 2006 1:58 am
is this degree (EE masters) from NTU worth
i am working in industry and planning to do degree
online part time.
in industry is it worth anything?
for learning, it looks good.
i know people like there name
please let me know
Post subject: Posted: Tue Jan 03, 2006 8:44 am
Joined: Sun Aug 03, 2003 2:02 pm
Location: Erie, PA
I know three or
four people who have gotten Master's degrees from NTU and they have
had no problems. All had been working as engineers while earning their
degrees, so by the time they graduated, their experience in the field
had somewhat minimized the importance of from which college the degree
was earned. The situation is probably different if you go straight from
a BS degree to a Master's from NTU, but that scenario is unlikely anyway.
While working for General Electric and then Lockheed Martin in the
early 1990s, I took a few courses from NTU (via satellite) and got some
really good instructors from U. Mass. and other places. I never completed
my Master's degree, though (was going for a MSEE in microwave technology).
So, if the convenience of NTU is good for you and you already are
working, then I wouldn't hesitate to get a degree from them.
- Kirt Blattenberger
RF Cafe Progenitor &
Post subject: Posted: Tue
Jan 03, 2006 1:32 pm
I can only speak for UMASS Amherst, but they
offer courses and a masters program via satellite/video. The degree
earned is a Masters in EE from the the University. They treat it the
same as if you were on campus.
subject: yeah..Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2006 11:41 am
is an ntu degree
worth anything in industry ?
ie. increased pay?