Charles L. Brown Department of
Electrical & Computer
In the Charles L. Brown Department of
Electrical and Computer Engineering, we
collaborate with leaders in industry and
programs across U.Va.'s Grounds to
create numerous opportunities
for our students.
· According to the U.S. Department of Labor, ECE is the largest branch (26%) of
engineering, with 376,000 jobs in the United States.
· In 2008, the average starting salary for electrical engineering grads with Bachelor of
Science degrees from U.Va. was $62,832, compared with a national average of $56,910.
· Computer engineering grads had average starting salaries of $66,323 compared
with the national average of $59,576.