Undergraduate Electrical and Computer Engineering Program

Undergraduate Programs

The College of Engineering offers full-time academic programs leading to a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering. A 4.5-year program leading to a dual major in Computer and Electrical Engineering also is available.

Through a 5-year program, students may be able to obtain a Bachelor and Master of Science in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering. A Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering and a Master’s in Cybersecurity can also be earned in five years. 

Undergraduate Programs
Undergraduate Programs

Where Are They Now?

2016 graduates from Villanova’s Electrical and Computer Engineering program are working in a number of fields and continuing their education at a variety of impressive schools. Here is just a sampling: 

Enmanuel Almonte CpE, minors in Mechatronics, Business, Computer Science
Fulbright Research Fellowship: Service robotics research—Santiago, Chile

Kenna Bryan CpE
Software Engineer, Lockheed Martin —King of Prussia, PA

Abby Delserone EE
Distribution Planning Engineer, PPL Electric Utilities—Allentown, PA

Brian Engelhart EE
Engineering Leadership Development Program, Verizon—Bridgeville, PA

Liesl Krause EE
Purdue University—PhD in Biomedical Engineering

Shant Marootian EE
Business Technology Analyst, Deloitte Consulting—New York City

Daniel Palomino EE
Electrical Engineer, The Boeing Company—Mesa, Arizona


The undergraduate programs in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering are 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.