Computer Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Computer Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Computer Engineering is one of the majors in the engineering program at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, average salaries, and more. Also, learn how UIUC ranks among other schools offering degrees in CE.

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Computer Engineering Degrees Available at UIUC

UIUC CE Rankings

In College Factual's most recent rankings for the best schools for CE majors, UIUC came in at #12. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study. It is also ranked #2 in Illinois.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer Engineering 2
Best Computer Engineering Bachelor’s Degree Schools 10
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer Engineering 36
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer Engineering 84

Popularity of CE at UIUC

During the 2019-2020 academic year, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign handed out 341 bachelor's degrees in computer engineering. Due to this, the school was ranked #8 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 4% over the previous year when 355 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do CE Graduates from UIUC Make?

Salary of CE Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

The median salary of CE students who receive their bachelor's degree at UIUC is $78,000. This is higher than $68,700, which is the national median for all CE bachelor's degree recipients.

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How Much Student Debt Do CE Graduates from UIUC Have?

Student Debt of CE Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at UIUC, CE students borrow a median amount of $19,750 in student loans. This is not too bad considering that the median debt load of all CE bachelor's degree recipients across the country is $24,250.

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The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the CE program at UIUC is $205 per month.

UIUC CE Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the CE majors at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

UIUC Computer Engineering Bachelor’s Program

Of the 341 CE students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2019-2020 from UIUC, about 86% were men and 14% were women.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a bachelor's in CE.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 123
Black or African American 7
Hispanic or Latino 4
White 81
Non-Resident Aliens 121
Other Races 5

Related Major Annual Graduates
Electrical Engineering 472
Civil Engineering 367
Mechanical Engineering 300
Chemical Engineering 165
Aerospace & Aeronautical Engineering 139

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