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.

Computer Engineering Associate’s Degree Programs Enrolling Now

Milan Institute

We believe that each student at Milan Institute holds the key to his or her own success. Our staff and instructors strive to help each student develop the professionalism that will open a world of creativity and knowledge. Milan Institute offers a college atmosphere conducive to learning and individual growth. Excellent training and job placement assistance enable our students to become enterprising professionals.


Branford Hall Career Institute

Prestigious Branford Hall has been a leader in professional education for four decades. Branford Hall has campuses conveniently located in Branford, Southington and Windsor, Connecticut; Springfield, Massachusetts; and Albany and Bohemia, New York. Students are instructed with state-of-the-art, real-world technologies that today’s employers are seeking.


IBMC College

IBMC College offers life-changing, accelerated career training for adult learners. Whether you are a recent high school graduate, starting a new career or an individual looking to make a change, we can help you get started training for a new, rewarding career in 19 months or less!

Why IBMC College

  • Flexible class schedules – Our classes run day and evening at nearby campuses, allowing you to balance the demands of a family, job or other life responsibilities – while obtaining an education on your terms.
  • Hands-on learning – You learn by doing. We focus on providing you with one-on-one instruction from experienced instructors, who work with you directly to develop your skills.
  • Externship experience – Our students complete an externship within their specific program of study, providing them with valuable, real world experience.
  • Job placement assistance – Job placement assistance, resume writing and professional development support is provided – giving you an edge in today’s competitive job market.
  • Financial aid- Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

Career Training Programs

  • Business Administration & Accounting
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Cosmetology
  • Dental Assisting
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assisting
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Paralegal

Accreditations & Memberships
IBMC College is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools.

We are proud to support our country’s veterans. As a Yellow Ribbon Participant and recipient of the 2014 Military Friendly School® by Victory Media, Inc., providing life-changing career training is our commitment to both our civilian and military students.

Programs vary by campus.


Lansdale School of Business

No matter what occupation you choose to pursue, the competition for a good job is fierce. Lansdale School of Business (LSB) can help you stand out from the rest by teaching you the specific skills you need to succeed in the career you desire.

Why choose LSB?

  • Convenient scheduling
  • Instructors with professional qualifications who provide industry-specific insights based on real-world experience
  • Lifelong placement assistance
  • Financial Assistance for those who qualify