Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
The typical American household contains at least one connected device, with nearly one-in-five households owning 10 or more connected devices.1 You could work to develop the skills needed for these times of rapid technological adoption with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from CTU. Along with a core curriculum of computer engineering—including design, development, and testing of equipment ranging from small embedded systems to supercomputers—you could study how to design and build within various constraints, including economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
At CTU, students come first. Our flexible online course schedules are designed to help you to build a class schedule around your schedule. And with grants and scholarships available for those who qualify, a degree from CTU can be both achievable and affordable. Learn more below or fill out the form to speak with an admissions advisor.
Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org
CTU’s Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering program at the CTU Colorado Springs campus is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering Enrollment and Graduation Data
- Colorado Springs
Course Title Course Description Credit Hours CS104 Problem Solving Concepts With C++ 4 MATH112 Analytic College Algebra 4.5 MATH114 Analytic Trigonometry 4.5 MATH116 Foundations for Calculus 4.5
Courses: General Education
Course Title Course Description Credit Hours CHE105 Introduction to Chemistry 5 COMS201 Technical and Professional Writing 4.5 ECON210 Principles of Macroeconomics 4.5 ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5 ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5 HIST101 Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century 4.5 UNIV104 Academic and Career Success 4.5 or HUMNELE Humanities Elective 4.5 MATH203 Applications of Discrete Mathematics 4.5 MATH205 Differential Calculus 5 MATH207 Integral Calculus 5 MATH304 Linear Algebra 4 PHIL306 Ethics for the Information Age 4.5 PHY211 Physics I - Mechanics 5 PHY212 Physics II – Heat, Light and Sound 5 PSYC102 Introductory Psychology 4.5 or SOCL102 Introductory Sociology 4.5 Total Credit Hours: 69.5
Course Title Course Description Credit Hours CE242 Computer Architecture 4 CE412 Advanced Computer Architecture 4 CS115 Programming With C++ 4 CS146 Introduction to UNIX 4 CS215 Intermediate C++ Programming 4 CS230 Data Structures 4 CS340 Operating Systems 4 CS366 Software Engineering Methods 4 CS377 Object Oriented Methods 4 EE110 Introduction to Engineering 4 EE221 Circuit Analysis I 5 EE252 Digital Design I 5 EE312 Embedded Microcontrollers 5 EE325 CMOS Design 5 EE331 Circuit Analysis II 5 EE341 Advanced Circuit Analysis 5 EE352 Digital Design II 5 EE375 Electronic Design I 5 EE472 Advanced Digital System Design 4 EE486 Impact of Global Issues on Design 2 EE490 Product Design I 4 EE491 Product Design II 4 EM200 Introduction to Website Development 4 IT204 Fundamentals of Networking 4 MATH302 Differential Equations 5 MATH366 Probability and Statistics 5 PM220 Project Management Tools 4 PHY350 Solid State Physics 5 Total Credit Hours: 121
Total Credit Hours: 190.5
The BSCE program at the CTU Colorado Springs campus is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 – telephone: (410) 347-7700.
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science: The BSCS program contains a set of core courses which are designed to provide an understanding of the varied aspects of technology, operating systems and networking, as well as knowledge of computer system architecture and the software system engineering process.
Ways to Save
Cost of this degree may be reduced based on one or more of the following:
- Active duty military status (see the tuition tab for details)
- Number of CTU Fast Track™ courses successfully passed
- Number of credits transferred and accepted from other institutions
- Eligibility for a Corporate Alliances Grant (check with your CTU Admissions Advisor)
- Tuition Reimbursement (talk to your HR Manager)
- Grants or scholarships at CTU
Students in CTU bachelor's degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*
Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.
*The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of Fast Track tests successfully passed. Fast Track program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and money. Courses eligible subject to change.
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