2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Computer Science

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Department Chair:  Dr. Elyn Rykken, Professor of Mathematics
Associate Professors:  Benjamin, Kussmaul
Assistant Professor:  Reyes-Silveyra

Computer science encompasses the study of computation and information processing in both hardware and software.  The curriculum combines a rigorous foundation in programming and core CS topics with a variety of advanced electives.  The CS major will prepare students for graduate work or employment in a variety of roles, including as analysts, software designers and developers, and systems administrators.

Special Programs

Honors Program

At commencement honors in computer science are awarded to qualified students.  The requirements for honors are: (a) a grade point average in the computer science major of at least 3.50, (b) an overall grade point average of at least 3.30, and (c) successful completion of a significant research project approved by the CS faculty.




      Computer Science

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