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Master of Engineering in Computer Engineering

This degree is about hardware: Chip design, CPU architecture, circuit design, and more.

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Master of Engineering in Computer Science

This degree is about programming: Application, database, webpage development, and more.

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Overlapping Concentrations

  • Network security
  • Signal processing
  • Cyber-physical systems
  • Autonymous systems
  • Operating systems
  • Computational theory
  • Graph theory
  • Theory of algorithms
  • Software security
  • Machine learning


Virginia Tech can prepare you

for a career with a premier company, such as Amazon, Northrop Grumman, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Boeing, or at one of the many government agencies.

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Enrollment

Earn your degree in as little as one year. Scholarships available to eligible applicants. Contact our Enrollment Success team by phone or email, or review frequently asked questions.

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Enrollment Success Team

Dannette

Enrollment

Dannette Gomez Beane
AVP Enrollment Management
Innovation Campus
gomezds@vt.edu

Dannette

MEng CSA

Samantha Pipkin
Program Coordinator
MEng Program
Computer Science
College of Engineering
samanthap@vt.edu

Dannette

MEng CSA

Celina Gallegos
Program Coordinator
MEng Program
Computer Engineering
College of Engineering
celinag1@vt.edu
571-858-3120

Robin Jones

Student Support

Robin Jones
AVP Student Services
Innovation Campus
rdjones1@vt.edu 



Application Deadlines

Spring 2022

  • International Oct. 1
  • Domestic Nov. 1

Fall 2022

  • International March 1
  • Priority* March 1

*Priority admission means this is your best opportunity to get an offer based on space and scholarship consideration.

Rolling Admission through June 1st space available

Undergraduate/Graduate 4+1 Master’s Deadline

  • May 15




More about Virginia Tech

Department of Computer Science

  • Approximately $12M in annual research funding from NSF, DOE, DOD, NIH, DOT, government labs (e.g., Oak Ridge, Argonne, Los Alamos)
  • International award winners in 3D User Interfaces
  • Award winning alumnae in diversity in computing 
  • Expert consulting of cyberattack

Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Transforming wireless connections for connected cities
  • 9 Shanghai Ranking’s National Ranking of Academic Subjects (EE)
  • U.S. News and World Report graduate programs: T19 (EE), T18 (CPE)
  • 4th largest ECE department in the U.S.
  • 140 teaching faculty
  • NSF 2019 research expenditures report ranked ECE in 7th place nationally ($60.8M)