The mission of the Harry Lynde Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech conforms to the global mission of the College of Engineering through
"serving the citizens of Virginia, the nation, and the world by developing and transferring electrical and computer engineering knowledge that will improve the quality of people's lives."
In order to accomplish this broad ideal, the primary goals of the department are:
In order to provide the best possible undergraduate education the department, consistent with the college of engineering, embraces the standards established by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. In order to accomplish the educational objectives of either program graduates must:
The department ensures that each course in the undergraduate curriculum plays a meaningful role in satisfying one or more of these criteria.