Computer Engineering

With a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree in computer engineering from Oakland, you’ll be prepared to work in the fast-changing environment of the field.

You will gain a strong background in the fundamentals of computer engineering and develop a willingness to accept and thrive on change. The computer engineering program at Oakland University is designed to provide students with the basic knowledge and skills needed to function effectively in computer-related activities in the years ahead. It is unique in offering a focus on wireless embedded systems. A balance between theoretical and practical experience and an emphasis on the software and hardware aspects of computers are key elements to the university’s computer engineering major.

This tool should only be used as a guide — remember to meet with your academic adviser, Career Services and/or faculty to determine appropriate career options.

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    Computer Scientist

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    Database Administrator

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    Telecommunications Specialist

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    Web Developer

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