Undergraduate students can work along side graduate students and faculty members on exciting projects in research labs. Undergraduate students can work along side graduate students and faculty members on exciting projects in research labs.

Academics
Undergraduate Study

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University offers the following undergraduate degrees:

Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

The computer engineering and electrical engineering programs are accredited by ABET. The bachelor of arts in computer science is available to students in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

We also offer the following study options for undergraduates:

Minor in Computer Science

Combined BS/MS Degree

Research Opportunities

In the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, undergraduate students have ample, rich, and varied opportunities for doing real research in labs alongside graduate students and faculty members. For more information about research opportunities, see a list of the groups and labs in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

See a list of the research groups and labs in the department

Student Groups & organizations

Student groups and organizations provide an important opportunity for undergraduates to develop leadership skills and create opportunities to network with their fellow students, as well as faculty members, staff, and professionals in the field.

See a list of student groups and organizations in the department