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Electrical Engineering - Computer Engineering, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (WUR) Hempstead, NY, United States
The Electrical Engineering - Computer Engineering program from Hofstra University applies the principles of both electrical engineering and computer science to the design of computers and digital systems, focusing on the interface between hardware and system software.
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Overview

You can apply to the Electrical Engineering - Computer Engineering program from Hofstra University with the help of INTO, free of charge. If you satisfy the university admission requirements and the minimum English language scores you can choose the option of direct undergraduate admission. 

They will help you apply to multiple universities at once, take care of the student I-20 Form for US entry, and will not charge you any fees for the university application. 

What to expect from studying this Electrical Engineering - Computer Engineering program

Get ready to specialise in your chosen field of Engineering, or prepare for developing your knowledge in a highly interdisciplinary subject, that lets you cross the limits of just one Engineering specialization. 

You will learn how to speak the language of science, but to also transform it into practical applications that have a direct and lasting impact on improving human lives. The tech, practically-oriented skills you will develop during your studies will help you find innovative solutions to concrete problems while making use of your ingenuity and critical thinking. Learn to fix complex problems with out-of-the-box solutions and a lot of trial and error.

Modern engineering tries to tackle pressing challenges that are facing our civilization at the moment such as pollution,  growing population, and decreasing resources.

The work of electrical engineers and electronics engineers is often similar. Both use engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks. 

Electronics engineers who work for the federal government research, develop and evaluate electronic devices used in diverse technologies, such as aviation, computing, transportation and manufacturing. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Computational Methods in Engineering
  • Designing the Human-Made World
  • Technology and Society
  • Mechanics: Statics
  • Engineering Materials
  • Strength of Materials
  • Engineering Circuit Analysis
  • Logical Design and Digital Circuits
  • Digital Circuits Laboratory
  • Electronic Circuits

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.
  • High school diploma, minimum 3.0 GPA and English language requirements in one of the following tests. Additional requirements may apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    47510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47510 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Hempstead

  • 1300 - 2840 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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