Academic Programs of Study
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
Craig M. Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics
Topology; Connections of Mathematics to Music
Fall 2019 (August 26, 2019 to December 13, 2019) Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1 PM to 2 PM, Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30 PM to 3:30 P, or by appointment.
Please email Dr. Johnson to make an appointment.
Dhanapati Adhikari, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Assistant Chairperson of the Science, Mathematics & Computer Science department
Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
Fall 2019 (August 26, 2019 to December 13, 2019) Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:20 AM to 10 AM, or by appointment.
Please email Dr. Adhikari to make an appointment.
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
Fall 2019 (August 26, 2019 to December 13, 2019) Monday from 2 PM to 4 PM, Tuesday from 2 PM to 3 PM, Wednesday from 11 AM to 12 PM and from 2 PM to 3 PM, or by appointment.
Please email Dr. Cheng to make an appointment.
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
- Official transcripts
- Letter of recommendation