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Electrical & Computer Engineering, B.S.

Obtain a keen understanding of the hardware and software used in controls, signal processing, integrated circuits, communication networks, wireless communication, and computer operating systems. Our curriculum will prepare you for a career in industry, government, or further academic study.

Gain design experience under the guidance of a faculty advisor, drawing upon knowledge learned in digital control, embedded systems, and other courses. You’ll incorporate engineering standards and practices as defined by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. Work with classmates to design components and systems used in:

  • smart cars
  • drones
  • robotic arms
  • wearable devices for medical applications

The College of Engineering and Computing Sciences also offers a B.S. with Accelerated M.S. Options, which allows undergraduates with consistent records of academic excellence to earn their bachelor’s and master’s degrees in just five years.

See the Educational Objectives and Student Outcomes of the Electrical and Computer Engineering, B.S.

In addition, our Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center in Long Island offers you the opportunity to join research projects in areas such as cybersecurity, health care, and energy. This may lead to your work getting published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at major conferences. You can also join us at the annual Cybersecurity Conference at our Manhattan campus, where we welcome experts from academic, business, and government worldwide.

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Engineering Facilities

Test classroom theory in the school's labs. From vacuum ovens to wind tunnels, you'll access the same equipment used by industry professionals.

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What We Do

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Hossein Kashani discusses his work with wearable computer technology.

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Career Options

An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include:

  • Automation/controls engineer
  • Communications system engineer
  • Computer architect
  • Electrical engineering consultant
  • Systems design engineer

Tuition, Scholarships, & Financial Aid

We believe it's important to offer access to opportunity to all qualified students. NYIT has one of the lowest private tuitions in New York State and provides more than $40 million in institutional financial aid each year.

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