Illinois Institute of Technology

Distance Education

Computer Engineering


Chicago, IL 60661

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Graduate Certificate in Advanced Electronics; Graduate Certificate in Computer Engineering; Graduate Certificate in Control Systems; Graduate Certificate in Power Engineering; Graduate Certificate in Signal Processing; Graduate Certificate in Wireless Communications Engineering

Format: Online

Program Description:

The purpose of this degree is to prepare students for advanced study and/or research and industry in the field of computer engineering. The Master of Science in Computer Engineering program builds a strong foundation in all aspects of the design and development of computer systems, with a specialization in a major area. Students have the option to pursue thesis research under the guidance of a faculty adviser. Areas of study include computer hardware design, computer networking and telecommunications, and computer system and application software. The program is normally completed in three semesters of full-time study. Students whose accredited bachelor's degree is not in computer engineering may pursue this degree, provided that they have an adequate background and can demonstrate proficiency.


Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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