Computer Engineering

Alek Romo

Computer Engineering

Starting Salary: $63,970

Mid Career Salary: $150,000


Typical day: Work anywhere from eight to 14 hours per day designing, coding, answering questions, and providing guidance on an as-needed basis.


Education Needed: A bachelor's degree in engineering is almost always required for entry-level positions. Those who wish to advance can earn a master's degree, while those wishing to perform research may earn a doctoral degree in computer engineering. This career is particularly geared toward those with strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.

What is Computer Engineering?

There's many different meaning to computer engineering but to me Computer engineering is building networks to transfer data, and develop ways to make computers, faster, smaller, and more capable. Computer engineers are improving the ability of computers to "see" and "think." They are making computers more mobile, and even incorporating computers into fabrics, clothes, and building materials.

Pursuing Engineering

Pursing Computer Engineering is something I've always wanted to do. I watched and grew up around my dad who was a computer engineer. As the world grows bigger theirs more demand of computer engineers, and also engineers are able to make enough more to protect and give their families everything they need and want. So engineering is a perfect field to get into