University of Southern California The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering Pre-College Summer Programs - Student Portfolios

The Different Types of Engineering

Biomedical Engineering:

Biomedical Engineering is the field of engineering that is based around the application of engineering principles and design concepts to medicine and biology for healthcare purposes.

Electrical Engineering:

Electrical Engineering is the field of engineering that is based around the application of engineering principles and design concepts to electrical circuits and devices.

Computer Science:

Computer science is the study of the different forms of computation and its applications