Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science (CS)

If you enjoy problem solving, logic, math and the challenge of improving what computers can accomplish, then consider a degree in computer science.

This Degree Offers:

  • Broad-based training in programming languages (C++) and a variety of traditional and specialized computer science subjects, following Association for Computing Machinery recommendations
  • Flexibility to concentrate on scientific computing or software engineering
  • An excellent foundation for graduate school and high earning potential after college

Areas of Concentration:

  • Computing Theory - examines the theoretical foundations of computer science, including language design, algorithm analysis and computability. This concentration is recommended for students who will pursue graduate work in Computer Science.
  • Game Development - this concentration prepares students to develop software and applications for the gaming industry.
  • Software Engineering - prepares students for a more practical implementation of computer science skills, establishing a foundation to develop software and applications for consumers and industry.

Career Fields:

  • Applications programming
  • Software development/engineering
  • Computer forensics, artificial intelligence, and related areas
  • Game development

Related Student Activities

The SITC also offers a minor in Computer Science (18 hrs).

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