Alex (Frederick Alexander Hall II) graduated from our program in Fall 2013.
He has applied to pursue a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science. He has received offers including a full, paid tuition and an annual stipend from several universities, including the University of North Carolina, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Utah and University of California-Berkeley.
While a Computer Science major at UW-Whitewater, Alex participated in several undergraduate research projects including Interactive Degree Planner with Drs. Athula Gunawardena, Sobitha Samaranayake and Cheng Thao and NSF supported Computer Vision related project, conducted by Dr. Lopa Mukherjee.
Congratulations to Emily Paulson. Her undergraduate research poster (Advisor Hien Nguyen) was chosen Best Poster at Undergraduate Research Day, March 19, 2014.
The Computer Science major at UW-Whitewater compliments 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.