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DEGREE Computer Engineering, BS

Major in computer engineering

As a computer engineering major, you can learn how to design and manufacture computer hardware using the latest semiconductor chip technologies, which form the foundation of everything from automobiles to household appliances to defense systems. In addition, you can learn how to develop, analyze and research systems that process, store and convey digital information. Computer engineering majors explore cutting-edge systems, including wearable technology, mobile devices, personal computers, servers used in the cloud, and embedded systems. You can even focus on the mathematics, tools and practices associated with machine learning and data science in engineering with our new Machine Learning and Data Science named degree option. Become a Badger, and let your curiosity set your path for learning.

At a glance

Electrical and computer engineering department

25Percent
faculty in our department who are women
10
undergraduate ranking among public universities in computer engineering
9
undergraduate ranking among public universities in electrical engineering

Program and Degree Information

View the Undergraduate Guide for information on requirements, four-year plans and more.

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