BSc in Computer Science

General

Program Description

The B.S. in Computer Science degree provides students with a broad-based theoretical and practical understanding of the field. Students who complete the program are prepared to pursue graduate study or to pursue careers in software engineering and technical programming. Graduates leave the program with a firm grasp on how to use computer systems and related technologies to solve industry challenges.

There are three concentration tracks within the Computer Science undergraduate program:

  • Computer Science Concentration
  • Computer Networks and Security Concentration
  • Information Technology Concentration

Program Benefits

Graduates leave with a strong knowledge of algorithmic techniques, as well as problem-solving, analytical thinking, and computer programming skills. They are also able to perform mathematical analysis of computer programs. These skills are crucial for many potential careers.

Career Opportunities

The B.S. in Computer Science prepares you for careers such as:

  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Security Specialist
  • Computer Networking Professional
  • IT Project Manager
  • Web Developer

Minors

  • Computer Science
Last updated Jun 2020

About the School

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