Prospective Students

PhD Applicants

Professor Rickett’s is always looking for talented, highly motivated students interested in an interdisciplinary approach to engineering and scientific research. Prospective PhD students are encouraged to apply to the PhD program. Applications are accepted for both Spring and Fall, with Fall being the primary. Students interested in Prof. Rickett’s group should sate such in their Statement of Purpose.

If you are interested in working in Prof. Ricketts’ group, please complete the following Application Form.

MS Applicants

The Professional Masters program provides and excellent opportunity for students to advance their knowledge in their chosen area of ECE. Most university professional masters programs do not have a research component, however students may do 1 semester of research with a professor as part of their program. Prof. Ricketts does work with MS students, but only those already admitted to the program and in residence in the program. Please complete the following Application Form once you have arrived on campus and are already enrolled as a masters student.


Professor Ricketts supports internships from US applicants only. In general, these are exsiting students. Please complete the following Application Form.