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The Computer Science major at UW-Whitewater complements a robust technological presence on campus, which includes programs in Information Technology and Media Arts & Game Development.

The major is geared toward students who want to pursue careers in software engineering, commercial software production, systems programming, Web development, and network, database, or computer design. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, half of the 10 fastest-growing careers for college graduates are computer science-related.

The Computer Science Department offers a liberal arts major, leading to a Bachelor of Science with or Bachelor of Arts in computer science. There are two emphasis options: a general (requires a minor) or comprehensive emphasis.

Sample 4-year plans are posted in the Student Resources page.

In addition, the department offers several minors/emphases for students who would like a stronger background in computer science to complement their chosen major.

Congratulations Alex Hall!

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March 2015: He has received a National Science Foundation Research Fellowship for Computer Graphics and Visualization. Alex is a 2013 graduate of our program, currently pursuing a Ph.D. degree at the University of California-Berkeley. While attending UW-W, Alex participated in undergraduate research projects including Interactive Degree Planner with Drs. Gunawardena, Samaranayake and Thao and NSF supported Computer Visioning research with Dr. Mukherjee.

News

IT App Developers needed

Contact Ashley Wojcinski at GMR Marketing, HR Business Partner, Human Resources 1 262 780 5980 Office. www.gmrmarketing.com. See position description here.

Attention Computer Science students!

Unique internship opportunity at startup companies in need of your programming skills. Sign up for a remote-paid-project based internship and take your skills to the next level! If interested, complete this form within the next 48 hours. For additional information, reach out to our team at hello@internbetas.com

END OF YEAR CELEBRATION

All current and graduating students are invited to our end of semester celebration from 12:30-1:30 this Friday, May 8th in McGraw 101. Exciting events have been planned. Don't miss it!