About This Degree
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is listed in the top 100 college departments according toU.S. News & World Report,and it brings in approximately $2 million in research funding annually. Students graduate with nearly 100% job placement and have among the highest starting salaries of all degree programs.
What You Will Learn
Computer engineering students study to become engineers in software and computer hardware and receive training in preparation for careers in these fields. Students have regular access to faculty for mentoring in both research pursuits and career advisement.
Concurrent Bachelor's/Master's Program:
The department also offers a concurrent bachelor's/master's program, which allows USU engineering students to begin taking graduate classes during their senior year as an undergraduate and to complete requirements for both the bachelor's degree and the master's degree concurrently over two years.
MS: Logan (Main Campus)
Career And Outcomes
Graduates in computer engineering can work for any company or organization that requires software or hardware engineers. Given the current reliance on computer technology in the workplace, this means that many companies require computer engineers. Computer engineers can work in the following areas:
- Software publishing
- Computer systems designs
- Management companies
- Telecommunications companies
- Quality control
- Large and small businesses
- Governmental offices
- Educational institutions
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Get a degree that guarantees you a high-paying job when you graduate. Study electrical engineering in one of the top 100 college departments in the U.S.