Course Highlights: What You Need to Know

Course Highlights

  • Computation and Programming
  • Computer Programming
  • Circuits
  • Digital Communication Systems
  • Admission Requirements

  • Diploma from an accredited high school
  • SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Transfer: 2.0 minimum GPA
  • Transfer: Transcripts from all colleges attended
  • Computer Engineering Frequently Asked Questions

    What is the field of computer engineering?

    Computer engineering is at the intersection of technology and innovation, and involves diverse career paths in hardware engineering and software development. Computer engineering blends together computer science and electrical engineering for advancements in digital technology, computer networking and computer systems.

    What do computer engineers do?

    Computer engineers work in a field with expansive applications including in mobile computing, designing circuits and systems and developing software.

    What makes Florida Polytechnic University’s Computer Engineering degree program unique?

    Students who major in Computer Engineering within the College of Engineering gain the skills to design and prototype hardware and software for computing devices and systems. They gain the skills and specialized knowledge to create technological advancements.

    What is the outlook for computer engineering degree graduates?

    Students have two career paths. They may work on computer hardware or software, making computer systems more efficient, more secure and more powerful. From robotics to wireless networks, there are countless career options.

    Computer Engineering Professors

    Youssif Al-Nashif

    Associate Professor, Computer Science, Computer Engineering

    Sherif Said Rashad

    Associate Professor of Computer Engineering, Computer Science

    David Foster

    Associate Professor of Engineering