Computer Science

Bachelor of Science - BS

  • prepares students for careers in information technology and software engineering
  • these fields that are expected to account for nearly 60% of all new jobs between now and 2018.

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Computer Science at Marywood

Our computer science program prepares students for careers in information technology and software engineering, fields that are expected to account for nearly 60% of all new jobs between now and 2018. Students in our B.S. in Computer Science program will:

  • Develop proficiency in computer programming languages such as C++ and Java.
  • Understand the architecture of modern computers.
  • Be able to understand and implement common data structures used in computing.
  • Be able to develop and analyze algorithms for solving computing problems.
  • Develop proficiency in computer networking.
  • Understand the principles of computer operating systems.
  • Understand the principles of compilers.
  • Develop proficiency in at least one application area such as database management, web application, computer graphics, etc.

More About This Degree


Wen Cheng, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Computer Science & Information Security

Machine Learning; Data Mining; Statistic Modeling; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Pattern Recognition; Imaging Processing and Analysis; Big Data

Office Hours

Fall 2017 (August 28, 2017 to December 11, 2017) - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday:  1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. or by appointment.  Please email Dr. Cheng to make an appointment.


Craig M. Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics

Topology

Office Hours

Fall 2017 (August 28, 2017 to December 11, 2017) - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday:  11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. or by appointment.  Please email Dr. Johnson to make an appointment.


Dhanapati Adhikari, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations

Office Hours

Fall 2017 (August 28, 2017 to December 11, 2017) - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday:  8:20 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. or by appointment.  Please email Dr. Adhikari to make an appointment.

This is just a sample of our Mathematics and Computer Science faculty - see them all!

Students who graduate with a degree in computer science find success in careers in software architecture and development, database administration, web development, network and computer systems, and more.

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  • Official SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation

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B.S. Computer Science

CS 142 Programming in C++ 3
CS 150 Object Oriented Programming 3
CS 242 Computer Architecture 3
CS 245 Computer Data Structure 3
CS 250 Database and Applications 3
CS 322, 322L Computer Networks 3
CS 341 Analysis of Algorithms 3
CS 342 Principles of Compilers 3
CS 344 Operating System Principles 3
CS 352 Web Applications and Development 3
CS 490 Capstone Project 3
MATH 211 Calculus I  4
MATH 212 Calculus II 4
MATH 220 Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3
MATH 271 Transition to Advanced Mathematics 3
MATH 322, 32L Linear Algebra 3
MATH 323 Theory of Numbers 3
MATH 420 Discrete Mathematics 3
PHYS 303, 303L General Physics I 4