Computer Engineering, B.Sc. | University of Nebraska-Lincoln | Lincoln, United States
48 months
830 USD/credit 26145 USD/year
830 USD/credit 26145 USD/year
259 USD/credit 8158 USD/year
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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) offers Nebraska’s only comprehensive program of Computer Engineering. 


Program Details

The focus of the bachelor program in Computer Engineering at The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is integrated hardware/software system design. Increasingly, diverse systems, products, and processes depend on computers for design, control, data acquisition, and other functions. The computer engineer possesses the range of expertise to have an integrated view of computer-based systems and to make global design decisions.

All students with a major in the School of Computing should see their advisor during their first semester to ensure they understand the requirements for each School of Computing undergraduate degree program. Majors should consult with their advisors each semester for registration advising.


The BS degree in computer engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Informatics
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • Fundamentals of Computing Laboratory
  • Learning to Code
  • Computer Science 
  • Computer Science I: Systems Engineering Focus

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


126 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: You will self-report your academic record. Use an unofficial transcript to fill in your information
  • After you've taken the ACT or SAT, request the testing institution to send us your official scores. Our codes are: ACT: 2482 and SAT: 6877
  • Application Fee: There is a $45 application fee payable with a credit card or a check. Make the check out to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and put the applicant's name on the memo line
  • Scholarship Statement: To be considered for leadership and diversity scholarships, you must write a 500-word essay all about you. Focus on leadership, career goals and community service

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26145 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    26145 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8158 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 259 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

926 - 1371 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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