Course Schedules

Schedules

WPI offers three semesters per year Fall (August – December) , Spring (January – March) and (March – June). The course are 10 week semesters. Below is the current course rotation - schedules can be viewed on the Registrar’s website or by contacting us at online@wpi.edu.

Fall Term

  • ECE 5500. Power System Analysis
  • ECE 5511. Transients in Power Systems
  • ECE 5523. Power System Dynamics
  • ECE 5521. Protective Relaying (not be taken with ECE 5520)
  • OIE 541. Operations Risk Management
  • Technical Elective and/or Business Elective 

Early Spring Term
(January Start)

  • ECE 5500. Power System Analysis
  • ECE 5511. Transients in Power Systems
  • ECE 5520. Protection and Controls (not to be taken with ECE 5521)
  • ECE 5522. Advanced Applications in Protective Relaying
  • ECE 5531. Operations and Planning or ECE 5540. Power Transmission
  • OIE 541. Operations Risk Management or MIS 576. Project Management
  • Technical Elective and/or Business Elective

Late Spring Term
(April start)

  • ECE 5500. Power System Analysis
  • ECE 5511. Transients in Power Systems
  • ECE 5531. Operations and Planning or ECE 5540. Power Transmission
  • OIE 541. Operations Risk Management or MIS 576. Project Management
  • Technical Elective and/or Business Elective
  • Technical Elective and/or Business Elective

Summer Term

  • MIS 576. Project Management or OIE 541. Operations Risk Management
  • Technical Elective (as needed)

Technical Electives Include:

  • ECE 523. Power Electronics
  • ECE 5512. Electromechanical Energy Conversion
  • ECE 5530. Power Distribution
  • ECE 5540. Power Transmission
  • CS 525S. Special Topics- Computer Network and Security (with the NERC CIP standards included)

Business Electives           

  • OIE 598. Engineering Economics Business Electives           
  • OBC 500. Group and Interpersonal Dynamics in Complex Orgs Business Electives           
  • BUS 598. IS Energy Management