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BS in Computer Engineering

University of Virginia


Computer Engineer analyze, design and implement creative solutions to problems with computer hardware, software, systems, and applications. They contribute effectively as team members, communicate clearly and interact responsibly with colleagues, clients, employers, and society.

The curriculum has been carefully designed to assure that students obtain an excellent background in both Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. All Computer Engineering students work through an extended sequence of introductory, intermediate and advanced courses in both areas.

Core Courses-

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Software Development Methods
  • Discrete Math
  • ECE Fundamentals
  • Program and Data Representation
  • Digital Logic Design
  • Intro Embedded Computing Systems
  • Advanced Software Development
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer Architecture & Design
  • Embedded Systems Design
  • Computer Networks



Annual Tuition Fee*

48 Months

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On Campus

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Academic Pre-Requisites

High School Subject-

  • English
  • Math
  • Foreign language
  • Social studies and science.

Standardized Test-

  • SAT -Critical Reading - 660 -730
  • Math - 670 -770
  • ACT - 30 -34
  • TOEFL – iBT - Minimum 90, PBT: 600 OR CBT - 250
  • IELTS-minimum score:7.0



  • UVA Engineering has a Career Development center devoted to connecting industry with our highly trained students. The center assists corporate partners in developing recruiting strategies specifically tailored to the companies' needs and aimed at helping companies achieve success in recruiting the best engineering students. Strategies can range from participation in on-Grounds recruitment fairs to career-related seminars and internships for students.
  • The Industry Partnership Program is designed to help connect our top corporate partners with students and faculty through recruitment, diversity, and research initiatives.


  • Computer engineer
  • Cyber risk analyst
  • Software Engineer
  • Development Engineer
  • Technical Sales Specialist
  • Design Engineer
  • Data Analyst
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Big Data Developer
  • Software Engineer in Test
  • DSP and PNT engineer
  • Project Engineer


  • ABB
  • Appian
  • Arconic
  • Atlassian
  • BAE Systems,
  • CACI
  • CapTech
  • Capital One
  • Cummins
  • Cvent Inc.
  • DCS Corp
  • Deloitte
  • Facebook
  • IBM
  • Intel Corporation
  • Investment Technology Group, Inc.
  • Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Microsoft
  • Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)
  • Oracle
  • Powerup Technology
  • Sentara Healthcare
  • The Advisory Board
  • The MITRE Corporation
  • University of Virginia
  • Walmart Labs
  • WillowTree Inc.
  • Wipro

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