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Prepare for an Evolving Engineering Field at Syracuse University
In an increasingly digitized world, industries are developing and utilizing evolving technologies in fields like machine learning, artificial intelligence, system architecture, automation and systems engineering. Syracuse University’s top-ranked Master of Science in Computer Engineering program teaches students to create groundbreaking hardware, software and assured solutions for new and emerging systems.1
Students in this interactive and challenging online computer engineering master’s program will develop the critical thinking expertise to hold crucial roles and solve challenging technical problems in a variety of settings.
Live, Online Classes
Our online platform features live, weekly classes to ensure students build close relationships within a community of current and aspiring tech professionals and develop advanced technical skills—wherever they live.
Classes are developed and led by innovative Syracuse University faculty, allowing students to gain the latest computer engineering knowledge in their preferred field.
Prepare for the Next Step in Your Career
Keep up with new trends in technology with an M.S. in Computer Engineering.
A Curriculum That Empowers the Next Generation of Engineers
Our computer engineering curriculum is designed to teach you innovative thinking strategies and prepare you to solve complex computer engineering challenges. Explore new concepts in areas including security and assurance, network systems, object-oriented design, data structures, computer architecture and advanced programming.
The curriculum requires 30 credits to complete, including 12 core course credits and 18 electives.
In this core course students learn about advanced computer architecture concepts such as pipelining, simultaneous multithreading, array processing, multiprocessing and the relationship between computer design and application requirements. Students also explore the hardware technology that has fueled the rapid progress of computer systems and complete case studies of current systems.
“I hadn’t given much thought previously to computer systems, but now I’m starting to understand their intricacies. The higher-ups at my company are impressed that I’m going through this master’s program.”
—expected graduation: July 2021
Advance Your Career With Specialized Computer Engineering Knowledge
Earn your M.S. in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University.
Computer engineers typically create, update and maintain computer hardware and software systems within a variety of industries including technology, finance, energy, health care and manufacturing.
How Long Does It Take to Become a Computer Engineer?
While the time it takes to become a computer engineer may vary based on level of education achieved before earning a graduate degree, Syracuse University’s online M.S. in Computer Engineering program can be completed in as few as 15 months. Career opportunities also vary based on demand in different regions of the United States.
What Jobs Can You Get With a Computer Engineering Degree?
Typically jobs that can be pursued with a computer engineering degree include hardware engineer, software developer, computer programmer, data administrator, network architect, computer support specialist and more.
How Much Does a Computer Engineer Make?
Industry demand remains high for professionals in computer engineering fields, particularly those with an advanced degree. For example, computer network architects earned an average salary of $112,690 in 2019.2Data administrators earned $93,750 on average in 2019, with 10 percent growth on the horizon.3 This career success is attainable with a master’s degree in computer engineering.
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