Studies can be adjusted to emphasize computer engineering, electrical engineering, or both through the selection of electives in the junior and senior years, providing both the depth and breadth that will make you well-prepared for today's job market or to advance to graduate studies.
Faculty: Learn from world-class faculty who are actively engaged in cutting-edge research
Hands-On: Practice what you learn using modern tools and through hands-on laboratories and projects
Design: Solve real-world problems through a year-long capstone design experience with externally sponsored engineering projects
Community: Live and take classes with other incoming freshmen engineering students in the Living-Learning Community
Experience: Access internship and job opportunities near campus at government agencies and companies like General Electric, IBM, Global Foundries
Network: Develop your professional network by joining student chapters of professional organizations including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the National Society of Black Engineers, and the Association for Computing Machinery
UAlbany's program of study encourages you to pursue a focus you are passionate about, giving you greater access to post-graduation opportunities that suit your skill set. With a sound understanding of both electrical and computer engineering, you will be qualified to pursue careers that work with multiple aspects of engineering.
Electrical engineers and computer engineers are in high demand and professionals with these unique skills typically enjoy high starting salaries compared with other majors. The median salary for computer hardware engineers in the U.S. is $115,120, and $97,970 for electrical and electronics engineers, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Common positions for professionals with this degree include:
- Computer engineer
- Software engineer
- Electrical engineer
- Computer network architect
- Computer hardware engineer
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Electrical and Computer Engineering
- Programming for Engineers
- Discrete Structures
- Data Structures
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesElectrical Engineering General Engineering & Technology Computer Sciences View 1915 other Bachelors in Computer Sciences in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Submit the application
- You may scan your transcripts to us All freshman applicants are required to submit a transcript from their secondary school, and academic transcripts in languages other than English must be accompanied by an official and certified English translation
- Submit your test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), SAT or ACT as required
- Submit the International Student Financial Statement
- Submit a 250- to 500-word personal essay
- Submit one letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor
International24910 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24910 USD per year during 48 months.
National24910 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24910 USD per year during 48 months.
In-State7070 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7070 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Albany
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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