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  • Program Type
    Major, Minor
  • Degrees Offered
    B.A., B.S.
  • School
    Hamm School of Engineering

Prepare for a career in information technology in a wide range of fields including software engineering, system administration and management, computer and network security, and research and development.

What You’ll Learn

Our students develop fundamental knowledge of algorithms and computations, while exploring theories for the implementation of hardware and software programs.

Gain Real-world Experience with Internships

You’ll have a wide range of internship opportunities, which are often paid due to high industry demand.

Understand Your Ethical and Professional Responsibilities

You’ll gain a strong technical understanding of the field and learn how to be an ethical servant leader.

Develop Strong Communication Skills

Effectively communicate the technological needs of a business to its multiple stakeholders and decision-makers, especially those with limited technology backgrounds.

Become an Innovator While Serving Others

Develop your technical skills and practice servant leadership as you solve coding challenges and create new software applications. Through these program-sponsored, community service projects, you can help prevent cybersecurity leaks. 

Program Information

Please visit our catalog for admission requirements and a full list of our courses.

Careers & Outcomes

Employment Trends

Graduates with a bachelor’s degree in computer science can pursue many careers, all of which will be in high demand in the coming decade. For example, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment of information security analysts will grow by 32% through 2032, more than six times the average for all occupations.

Career Paths

  • Software Applications Developer
  • Systems Software Developer
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Data Scientist
  • Product Manager
  • Web Developer
  • Software Tester
  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Mobile Application Developer

Take Your Next Step in Computer Science