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Computer Engineering Technology

Computer Engineering Technology


Pragmatic applications of computer hardware and software systems

The Computer Engineering Technology program at Southwest offers an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree and a technical certificate.


Computer Engineering Technology A.A.S. Degree

Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.orgThis program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Welcome to the Computer Engineering Technology program. This Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree enables graduates to enter the job market as a Computer Engineering Technician. The program focuses on the theory and application of computer hardware and software. Students in this program study the following:

  • electric circuits analysis
  • digital circuits design and analysis
  • electronic devices
  • high level programming
  • microprocessor/microcontroller programming and interfacing
  • digital communication
  • computer networks

This program prepares engineering technicians in the areas of design, fabrication and maintenance of digital electronic systems. Graduates may pursue careers in areas such as hardware and software testing, digital systems design, computer networking, and installing and maintaining computer systems.

Industrial Computer Fundamentals Certificate

This technical certificate program can help you gain quick-entry into a technical career within two semesters (only six courses). The program has a low total cost and a high income return. State of the art equipment and software used in the program are endorsed by major Mid-South industrial companies.

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Computer Engineering Technology A.A.S.

Industrial Computer Fundamentals Technical Certificate

Program and Course Information

To find out more about courses offered at Southwest, you can use our Interactive Course Schedule to see when and where a class is being offered.

This program is part of the Engineering Technologies Department.


Contact Us

  • Janet Sykes, Program Coordinator
  • 901-333-4138
  • Macon Cove Campus Fulton Building, Room 311
  • Bernice Neal, Secretary
  • 901-333-4150
  • Macon Cove Campus Fulton Building, Room 310

This program is part of the Engineering Technologies Department

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