Why Choose Computer Engineering?
Computer engineers research, design, develop and test computer systems and processors, circuit boards, memory devices, networks, routers and other components. In this ABET-accredited computer engineering program, you will amass an in-depth knowledge of the following principles:
- computer application software
- computer systems, architecture and operation
- communication systems
- data communications and computer networks
Concentrations reinforce the broad relevance of the powerful problem-solving methodologies of engineering, and illuminate enabling technologies for applications of technology. The following concentrations are available to computer engineering students:
- Bioelectrical Engineering
- Power Grids and Green Energy Engineering
New York City Location
Our location in one of the world’s major technology and business hubs gives our students access to internships and jobs at companies including:
- Hewlett - Packard Co.
- GE Energy Services
- Con Edison
- Bell Labs-Alcatel-Lucent
- Lockheed Martin Corporation
- Pfizer, Inc
- JPMorgan Chase
- Verizon Communications, Inc.
Design Capstone Course
Ready to get your hands dirty? As a computer engineering major, you will design your own devices and systems as part of a team during the capstone course you'll take senior year. You will learn the important role each of the engineering branches plays in designing and maintaining computers, computer networks and software, electronic devices, and other complex systems.
This course offers opportunities for creative work with personal guidance by a faculty member.