Software developers and other computer scientists are tackling exciting problems in a world with a growing amount of data. If you enjoy problem solving and logic, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science will challenge and equip you to engage in these efforts. At ACU, you’ll receive broad-based education and experience in programming languages, problem solving, classical algorithms, project design, and a variety of advanced computer science subjects. You’ll also develop critical thinking, leadership and communication skills that will help you grow in your career, whether you want to develop software or pursue advanced studies in the field.
As a CS student, you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of productive learning experiences, such as joining our programming team or working for our student-run software company on real-world projects. Our program can help you develop your problem-solving skills in both practical and theoretical areas, providing a springboard into dynamic career opportunities. The undergraduate Computer Science - Computing Theory program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.
|Credit hours||University Requirements: 56 credit hours
+ Major Requirements: 66 credit hours
+ Electives: 6 credit hours
= Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
|Department||Information Technology and Computing
|School/College||College of Business Administration
Computer science majors get plenty of hands-on learning experiences in co-curriculars and activities such as: