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Computer Engineering


Official Name of Program

Computer Engineering

Plan Code


Department(s) Sponsoring Program



Degree Designation

BE - Bachelor of Engineering



NYSED Program Code

22796 - CMPEGR-BE

CIP Code


Program Educational Objectives

The objectives of the program are that holders of CCNY's Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Engineering will, in their careers, assume leadership roles; and contribute to the field of computer engineering and related fields. They will participate in professional societies, maintain current knowledge in the field, and pursue advanced studies; and act ethically and responsibly in professional activities.

Program Outcomes

In pursuit of the Program Educational Objectives above, the following Program Outcomes are expected of all Computer Engineering program graduates upon receipt of the B.E. degree:

  1. an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering;

  2. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;

  3. an ability to design a system, component or a process to meet desired needs;within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability;

  4. an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams;

  5. an ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems;

  6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;

  7. an ability to communicate effectively,

  8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal and societal context;

  9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, life-long learning;

  10. a knowledge of contemporary issues;

  11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice;

  12. competence in computational and simulation tools;

  13. competence in engineering probability;

  14. competence in software engineering; and

  15. competence in hardware design.