Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

All undergraduates in Computer Engineering study the following:

C programming language

Computer algorithms

Computer architectures

Computer interfacing

Digital system design

Microprocessor systems

Areas of specialization include:
Computer networks

Cybersecurity

Microcontrollers

Multimedia

Real-time digital signal processing

Software engineering

A degree in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering will prepare you for at least 8 of the top 100 jobs in America, according to CNN Money!

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Career Outlook: Computer Hardware Engineers (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)

2015 Median Pay

$111,730 per year

Entry-Level Education

Bachelor’s degree

Number of Jobs, 2014

77,700

Job Outlook, 2014-24

3%

Employment Change, 2014-24

2,400

 

Villanova University Computer Engineering Class of 2016 median starting salary: $70,223

Accreditation:

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.

Department Mission Statement

In order to graduate computer engineering students and electrical engineering students who can succeed in their chosen careers, our core educational philosophy is built on: 

  • Strong Fundamentals: A solid understanding of fundamental engineering principles and problem solving, along with strong technical knowledge and skills within the chosen discipline. 
  • Multidisciplinary Perspective: Engagement of technical knowledge with the wider community.  
  • Leadership Ability: Leadership and effective team skills lead to success within diverse, multidisciplinary settings.

Department Chair

Bijan Mobasseri, PhD