Computer Engineering Associate’s Degree Programs

Career Options

  • Project Leader
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Chief Technology Officer

Expected Salary


Job Growth


These projections are estimates based on data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

There are many careers for those looking for a degree in the computer science field. The need for good computer engineers grows as do the companies, organizations and institutions that employ them. There are different types of jobs that are related to computer engineering. Each of these jobs will vary in terms of their software and hardware training. Those who pursue a computer engineering degree often concentrate as database engineers, systems analysts or computer scientists. No matter the focus, all computer engineering jobs give you the opportunity to expand your knowledge of technology, do research and also develop new and exciting ways to apply this knowledge.

As a computer engineer, you will be able to develop theories and maintain state-of-the-art technology.

Online degrees in computer engineering abound and usually are specialized as the aforementioned three careers. Associate’s degrees in computer engineering will give you the opportunity to study mathematics and science, computer science and other electives.

Increasingly, because of the ever-growing field of technology, companies are pursuing candidates who have a very broad comprehension of computer technology, who have excellent problem-solving and analytical skills. You should also have excellent people, communication and managerial skills to put yourself ahead of your colleagues in the field. You should also maintain good multitasking skills in addition to being able to communicate while you are working as a computer engineer.

You may wish to advance in the field of computer engineering in the private sector and within government industries, as well as within educational institutions. You may choose to become a manager or a project leader, CIO (Chief Information Officer), or a CTO (Chief Technology Officer). To obtain these positions, however, it might be necessary to obtain a Bachelor’s degree online after finishing a two-year program with an associate’s degree. Make sure that your curriculum is accredited and that the courses are also certified. This will ensure that you will be able to succeed in the ever-changing world of computer engineering.

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People who live in the Northeast U.S. are learning that Branford Hall is one of the fastest, most effective paths to a career that can be both professionally and financially rewarding.

For more than 40 years, Branford Hall has been recognized as a leader in quality career education.

There are Branford Hall campuses located conveniently in Branford, Windsor, Southington, CT; Springfield, MA; Parsippany, Woodland Park, North Brunswick, and Jersey City, NJ; Albany, Amityville and Bohemia, NY.

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Financial Aid Programs
Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Federal Financial Aid may not be available for all programs at all campuses. Branford Hall’s dedicated financial aid advisors can help you review the financial aid options available to you

Branford Hall is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas.

Career Placement Assistance
Branford Hall maintains a full-time Career Services Department to help graduates find their first job in their career choice, through employment referrals and training in effective job search techniques.

If you want a satisfying, rewarding career with a bright future, Branford Hall will provide you with the quality education and training to get there. Contact us today!


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It is the everyday goal of ATA to assist individuals in learning new skills and/or enhancing previously obtained skills, through continuing education or vocational education. ATA also provides customized military education programs to a variety of armed forces branches and major corporations from across America. If you are not able to come to us, we will bring the education to you. ATA is fully equipped to travel and teach at your location. In San Diego, we are in the Military Spouse Advancement Initiative.