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Computer Engineering Technology

Note: This program is no longer accepting new applicants. Please see the Computer Technology Integration program. 

The Computer Engineering Technology curriculum provides the skills required to install, service, and maintain computers, peripherals, networks, and microprocessor and computer controlled equipment. It includes training in both hardware and software, emphasizing operating systems concepts to provide a unified view of computer systems. Course work includes mathematics, physics, electronics, digital circuits and programming, with emphasis on the operation, use, and interfacing of memory and devices to the CPU. Additional topics may include communications, networks, operating systems, programming languages, Internet configuration and design, and industrial applications. Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities in electronics technology, computer service, computer networks, server maintenance, programming, and other areas requiring a knowledge of electronic and computer systems. Graduates may also qualify for certification in electronics, computers, or networks.

Kerry Krauss
Assistant Professor,
Computer Systems & Electronics Engineering Technologies
Elizabeth City Office: FC225 
(252) 335-0821 x 2321

Work Based Learning

Work-Based Learning (WBL), formerly Cooperative Education, allows students the opportunity to apply course instruction in an actual workplace setting. Students work for an employer in a position directly related to their program of study.

Career Resources

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Engineering Technicians

Transfering to a Four-Year College or University

Elizabeth City State University, East Carolina University, and other UNC system universities have 2+2 transfer programs in Computer and or Information Technology. For more information about 2+2 programs go the links below.

East Carolina University BS in Industrial Technology (BSIT) AAS Transfer Program.

ECSU 2+2 in Computer Engineering Technology

If you are undecided about your program of study or need further assistance visit Career Services.


Curriculum Guide

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