The program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of
the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET) at the advanced level and leads to the award of a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (M.S.E.E.) degree by the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS). There are about 250 EE programs in the
United States that are accredited at the basic level. Only a relatively small number are accredited at the advanced level.