College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture

BS in Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology

The Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology Program (CEET) is a hands-on engineering technology program that focuses on analog and digital circuits, electronics, microprocessors, as well as fundamental computer programming, computer architecture, and network systems.

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About the Major

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This program includes five technical specialty electives, which offers maximum flexibility. Students can choose to advance their programming skills or expand knowledge in areas like data acquisition and automated systems. Our program also trains students in the use of industry standard technology and software, making them ready to be active on the job from day one.

About the Minor

This minor is intended to ensure minimum baseline knowledge in circuits and digital/microprocessors. Only for students not enrolled in other majors within the Electrical and Computer Engineering department are eligible to pursue this minor.

Degree Requirements and Options

The following courses and requirements are recommended for those pursuing the Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology program. See more in the course catalog. 

Core Classes

  • ECT 241 | Analog Devices and Circuits for Engineering Technology

  • MWD 110 | Foundations of Web Design and Development

  • ES 115 | Engineering Computer Applications

  • ECT 471P | Senior Design Project I for Engineering Technology

  • ECT 472 | Computer Networking for Engineering Technology

Fully Equipped Laboratories

Students in CEET have access to laboratories which are equipped with industry-standard hardware and software. Our facilities include multiple electronics labs, an instrumentation and automated systems lab, a robotics lab, a PCB milling machine, and 3D printing machines. See our labs.

Career Outlook

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Graduates of this program take positions as members of the engineering team in applied design, computer hardware and/or software development, programming, product development, manufacturing, or operations. They also work in technical services including computer network services, ELD engineering, marketing, and sales.

Admission Requirements

Interested in enrolling in the Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology program under the College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture (CETA)? Here is what you need to submit your application.

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Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology graduates will develop:

  • A commitment to lifelong learning, quality and continuous improvement through the clear ability to assume increasing levels of technical and/or management responsibility or through participation in professional societies, earning advanced degrees, receiving additional training or certifications.
  • The ability to contribute to engineering teams that design and/or support effective and efficient new products, systems, and processes.
  • Leadership skills while working on teams involved in the analysis, development, implementation, or oversight of computer and/or electronic systems and processes.

Student Outcomes

Upon completion of the Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology program, the successful graduate will have:

(1) an ability to apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to solve broadly-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline;

(2) an ability to design systems, components, or processes meeting specified needs for broadly-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline;

(3) an ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in broadly-defined technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature;

(4) an ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments and to analyze and interpret the results to improve processes; and

(5) an ability to function effectively as a member as well as a leader on technical teams.

Meet the Samuel I. Ward Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Akram Abu-aisheh
Associate Professor
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Hisham Alnajjar
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Timothy Britt
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Michael deAlmeida
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Thomas Eppes
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Krista Hill
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Wallace Kirschner
Adjunct Professor
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Dominick Lauria
Adjunct Professor
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Patricia Mellodge
Department Co-Chair; Program Director, Electromechanical Engineering Technology; Associate Professor
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Saeid Moslehpour
Assistant Dean of Graduate Engineering; Professor
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Ladimer Nagurney
Program Director, Electrical Engineering; Professor
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Bruce Plumley
Visiting Assistant Professor
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Johanna Raphael
Assistant Professor
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Hemchandra Shertukde
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David Shuman
Program Director, Audio Engineering Technology; Assistant Professor
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Kiwon Sohn
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Ying Yu
Department Co-Chair; Program Director, Computer & Electronic Engineering Technology; Associate Professor
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