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        Computer Engineering Programs

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        Associate in Computer Engineering, Bachelor in Computer Engineering, Master in Computer Engineering
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        Master in Computer Engineering
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        Computer Engineering Program Profile

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        Program Focus

        Our computer engineering programs focus on turning out graduates who are capable of designing, devising, and testing computer hardware components. Our programs also teach software development, microprocessor programming, and network design.

        Course topics include:

        • Computer architecture
        • Data structures
        • Programming languages and operating systems
        • Mathematics, statistics, and physics
        • Product design skills

        Student Life

        Students in our engineering degree programs can benefit from the real-world perspective of our instructors, many of whom have experience in the fields they teach. Our curriculum also places emphasis on career-focused learning experiences that model the workplace.

        All schools have a Career Services department dedicated to helping students identify, clarify, and pursue their academic and professional goals.

        Finally, our schools’ Alumni Associations offer additional opportunities for students and graduates to make important connections—professional and personal.

        Field of Interest

        Computer Hardware Engineering
        Computer hardware engineering involves designing and developing the physical components that make up computers, including circuit boards and computer chips, as well as peripheral equipment such as printers and keyboards.

        • Key Traits: Strong mathematical abilities, attention to detail, methodical working style.
        • Education Required: Bachelor’s degree (entry-level), master’s degree (advanced), doctoral degree (advanced or research).
        • Where Computer Hardware Engineering Is Needed: Manufacturing and design firms.

        Projected Growth Through 2018**:
        2,800 new jobs, or 4% growth rate nation-widei

        **All job growth figures are estimates and based on national projections. Local markets will vary.

        The schools [or ‘universities, colleges, and institutions’] within the Career Education Corporation family do not guarantee employment or salary.

        i Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, Engineers, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos027.htm (visited December 22, 2010).

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        *Source: http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos305.htm

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        CEC schools do not guarantee third-party certifications. Certification requirements for taking and passing certification examinations are not controlled by CEC schools but by outside agencies and are subject to change by the agencies without notice to CEC schools. Therefore, CEC schools cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take certification examinations, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.

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