Your degree does not strictly determine your career, but it does point you in certain directions.

What job can you get with a computer engineering degree?

Most computer engineering graduates go on to become computer hardware engineers, computer systems engineers, and software engineers. Computer engineering grads also go on to become robotics engineers and software quality assurance engineers. Here is a list of careers where the skills you learn in a computer engineering degree will be useful:

What is the job market for computer engineering degrees?

Compared to other degrees in the US, the job market for computer engineering graduates is strong overall. That’s great news—there’s high demand for the skills and knowledge you’ll gain in this program.

Here’s a breakdown of computer engineering graduate employment. Compared to the national average, the number of people who are underpaid (that is, who make less than $40,000 per year) is 46% less than other degrees on average.

Employment Status% of Computer Engineering Grads
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