Computer Engineering

Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Learn how to develop computer hardware and software, digital systems, microprocessors, and integrated circuits, as well as the design of components and controls in airplanes, security systems, cars, appliances, and more. 


  • Global Campus (Online)
  • Pullman

Degree Types:

  • Bachelor's
  • Certificate
  • Doctorate
  • Master's
  • Minor


  • Participate in undergraduate research programs on integrated circuit design, digital systems design, networking, and medical computer imaging 
  • Industry and university partnerships provide networking and internship opportunities 
  • Access to a variety of laboratories on campus for hands-on learning and interdisciplinary collaboration 
  • Graduates will be ready to obtain a Professional Engineering license 
  • Join a math, science, and engineering residence hall, where you can study with your neighbors, get free tutoring, and use the hall’s computer lab 


With a Computer Engineering degree, you can work in: 

  • Network engineering 
  • Data administration 
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Software Development
  • Computer programming and systems analysis 
  • IT consulting 
  • Computer forensics 
  • Game and app development 

Transfer Students

WSU accepts credit from Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and CLEP exams, associate degrees, Running Start and more.  

You’re considered a transfer student at WSU if you’ve received college credit post-high school.  

Use our Transfer Course Search Tool to determine what courses you need to take at your current institution to transition to WSU smoothly. 

Admission to WSU and admission to your desired major are two separate processes. Contact your academic department for specific requirements and prerequisites unique to your major.   


Complete the General Scholarship Application to be eligible for 700+ WSU scholarship programs, including ones specifically for a major you’re interested in. Use our search tool to find more scholarships outside WSU.  

Fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) or WASFA (Washington Application for State Financial Aid) to be considered for scholarships, grants, loans, and other forms of aid. 

Internships, Jobs, and Work-study

Find hundreds of student-friendly jobs, internships, and work-study opportunities with our WSU student job board, Handshake. You can also check with departments for internships specific to a major. 

Get advice and learn more at the Academic Success and Career Center. 

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Degree Options

Computer Engineering

  • Pullman

Master of Science in Computer Engineering

  • Pullman

Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Pullman

Computer Engineering

  • Pullman

Applied Machine Learning

  • Global Campus (Online)


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