B.S. in Computer Science

B.S. in Computer Science
B.S. in Computer Science

Computer scientists are collaborators, working within teams from other areas of expertise to determine and resolve needs and issues. You’re using and building the tools to make the technology we use now—and will in the future—work better. 

Computer science majors learn programming languages and theory that will prepare them for any computing career path. 

Focus areas of this major include: 

  • artificial intelligence
  • foundations
  • informatics
  • networking
  • high-end computing

Computer science majors focus on theory and frequently double major or minor in another area of study such as business or math. Students can also add an additional minor if they’ve already completed the foreign language requirement. 

ABET Accreditation Process

The B.S. degree in Computer Science is accreditated by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.


Undergraduate Catalog
Course Hours
Red Dot CSCE/Software Core 36
Teal Dot Math 15
Purple Dot Natural Sciences 12
Orange Dot General Studies 27
Green Dot Foreign Language 16
Yellow Dot Open Electives 5
Blue Dot Technical Electives 9
Computer Science Credit Hours Per Major Circle Graph


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