Computer Science Department

Note: the MS in Computer Science is currently closed for spring 2017 admission.  The Department has experienced tremendous growth in our number of majors and other majors in need of our classes.  We are focusing our faculty resources on maintaining excellence in our undergraduate programs.  Please feel free to contact the department directly if you have questions.


The department prepares students for fulfilling careers in the computing sciences by providing an excellent educational experience within an engaging, friendly, learning community. Our efforts in teaching, research, and service make our department an important regional, national, and international resource center for the advancement of our discipline and for the development of computing and information technology systems and applications.


The Department's Mission is to advance knowledge in the computing sciences by providing our students with the highest quality educational experience. The Department strives to:

  • Provide excellence in teaching;
  • Develop a community of scholars that includes faculty, staff, students and alumni;
  • Provide service to others;
  • Respond to the changing demands for trained computing professionals.

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Hiring Tenure-Track Faculty to Start January 2017

Hiring New Tenure-Track Faculty:

Click here to find out more about this position.

Click here to apply for the position.  Multiple positions may be available.

Happy 2016 Graduates!

Check out this larger, more detailed picture of our graduates from 2016!


UPE Game Night

Come this Friday to UPE Game Night!