Computer Engineering Technology

What is Computer Engineering Technology?

Computer Engineering Technology (CET) is a great career option for individuals who enjoy technical details, working with computers and cutting-edge technology.  Students will attain a solid foundation of skills requisite to obtain mid-level and supervisory positions in engineering and industrial maintenance. Students will also be prepared to transfer to select four-year institutions.

Two male students and one female student learning to code at a computer

Why Choose Computer Engineering at MCC?

Mayland’s Computer Engineering (CET) program offers:

  • Quality hands-on instruction in modern lab spaces
  • Personal one-on-one interactions with program instructors
  • Dynamic learning environments
  • Valuable coursework that is relevant to a wide variety of careers and workplaces
  • Cohort-type, small classes promote lifelong friendships

Two male students plugging a cord into an electronics machine


Example Information Technology Careers*

Job Title Projected Growth
(NC 2016 – 2026)
Median Wages (2018)
Computer Engineering Technician +7% $30.93 hourly

*(data from O*NET OnLine retrieved December 2019)

Programs of Study in Computer Engineering Technology