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Why choose ECE?

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To be challenged.
ECE is one of the most intellectually challenging majors at Cornell Engineering. Work on complex projects, both in-class and on team projects, experiences that will help you to stand out in your career.

To have an impact on the future.
Advances in electrical and computer engineering lead to new jobs, companies, and technologies affecting our world in ways we aren't even aware of yet. 

It's a universal tool.
This is the toolset for hi-tech. For business. For a career in health care, law, entrepreneurship, and just about anything else. 

ECE prepares you for your future career.
Influence the future with an ECE degree. Advances in electrical and computer engineering lead to new jobs, companies, and technologies. ECE has the potential to affect the world in ways we haven't yet discovered.  Develop a valuable mindset that opens doors for careers inside and outside of engineering.

Aren't sure about what you want to do yet?
ECE's a great place to be. Companies need ECEs. With an ECE degree, you'll be equipped to branch out in other directions, giving you a choice in the path your career will take. See what our alumni have done with their ECE degrees.