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        Department of Computer Science

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Faculty congratulating Spring 2016 graduates.


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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.

Other department offerings include a Master of Science in Computer Science Degree with a 4+1 option for computer science majors and minors. There are also several minors/emphases for students who would like a stronger background in computer science to complement their chosen major.

Congratulations Alex Hall!

Alex Hall Headshot for web

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.

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Cybersecurity Presentation

EXPLORING_CYBERSECURITY_PRESENTATION Dan Stein, Branch Chief for the Department of Homeland Security, Division of Cybersecurity Education and Awareness will present at 5:00 p.m. in Hyer Hall, Room 320 on May 2, 2017. Click photo above for more details.

Summer and Permanent Employment

Search HawkJobs for employment opportunties. We've received several calls from people hoping to employ computer science majors for part-time and full-time positions in the past two days.

GOAL MET FOR MS IN CS PROGRAM!

We have met our goal of 10 applicants for the first semester. We will continue to accept applications for Fall 2017 through June. goal met

Research Presentation – Monday March 13, 2017

Minwoo Lee of Colorado State University will present his research titled Sparse Bayesian Reinforcement Learning for Robust and Efficient Learning Monday at 12:45 p.m. in McGraw Hall, Room 122.