We know that choosing the right degree is complex. One particularly important factor in this process is determining the financial commitment you will have to make to complete a program, and which one gives you the best return on your investment once you graduate. Of course, it's also essential to investigate scholarships and financial aid to offset tuition. Here are the typical costs for a computer engineering degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,914 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

30% above average compared to other degrees

$ 28,273 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

41% above average compared to other degrees

$ 42,440 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

31% above average compared to other degrees

What do computer engineering graduates earn?

Computer engineering students make an average of $99,164 per year after graduation. This is 49% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

11% of computer engineering graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is low compared to other degrees across the country.

$ 99,164 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 95% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

46% below average compared to other degrees


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