Computer Engineering BS
- Bachelor of Science
- Bachelor of Science/Master of Science Dual Degree
- Master of Science
- Approximately 360 BS students; approximately 60 BS/MS students; approximately 30 MS students
Cooperative Education & Experiential Education Component
- BS students are required to complete four co-op work assignments. BS/MS students are required to complete three co-op work assignments.
Salary InformationCo-op: $19.89 $10.00 - $42.00
Student Skills & CapabilitiesComputer Engineering students acquire a very thorough understanding of computer hardware and software components and their applications. Their competencies include: Software systems, Circuits and electronics, Digital systems and IC design, Computer networks, Robotics, Embedded Systems, Hardware-software interfaces, Computer architecture, Digital signal processing. Students design and build computing and electronic devices such as a heart-beat monitor, autonomous vehicles, and audio/video processing systems.
Computer languages: JAVA, C++, C, Assembly, VHDL, Matlab, Python, UNIX, Linux, Solaris, VMS, Windows
AccreditationThe computer engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The program is evaluated using the Computer Engineering program criteria.
Equipment & Facilities
Digital Computer Organization and CUDA Laboratory, NXP Embedded Systems Laboratory, Harris Senior Design Laboratory, Computer Engineering Mentoring Laboratory, Digital IC Design Laboratory, NanoComputing Research Laboratory, Real-time Vision & Image Processing Laboratory, Networking and Information Processing Laboratory, High Performance Architectures Laboratory, Multi-core Systems Laboratory, Cryptographic Engineering Laboratory, Machine Intelligence Laboratory.
Specialized Software and Systems
Mentor Graphics, Synopsys, and Cadence suites, Altera and Xilinx design tools, Linux cluster computing systems
Job TitlesSoftware Engineer, Embedded Firmware Engineer, Junior Analyst Programmer, Software Applications Engineer, Software Developer, Systems Engineer, Test Engineer.
Selected Employer Hiring PartnersAlstom Signaling, Amazon, BAE Systems, Biamp, Critical Link, CUBRC, Inc., Delphi, Diebold Nixdorf, FluxData, General Dynamics, General Electric, Google, Harris Corp., Intel Corp., Lockheed Martin, Microsoft Corp., MOOG Inc., National Security Agency, Northrop Grumman, Parsons, Saab Sensis Corp., Xelic, Inc.
Contact UsWe appreciate your interest in your career and we will make every effort to help you succeed. Feel free to contact Diedra Livingston, the program coordinator who works with the Computer Engineering program. You can access information about services through our web site at www.rit.edu/careerservices.
Rochester Institute of Technology . Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education
Bausch & Lomb Center
57 Lomb Memorial Drive . Rochester NY 14623-5603