Graduates from the Computer Science Department have gone on to land myriad jobs in neighboring cities, states, and internationally. Recent graduates have been hired at Apple, BAE Systems, IBM, EMC, Fidelity, General Dynamics, Google, Liberty Mutual, Microsoft, and Raytheon. Others have gone on to pursue advanced degrees at prestigious institutions across the United States.
The department curriculum emphasizes the fundamental concepts and skills underlying modern computing and its applications, ensuring that graduates are well-prepared in an ever-changing field. Requiring students to gain a solid foundation in science and mathematics fosters an environment that encourages strong problem-solving skills and abstract thinking. Students also gain a solid footing in software engineering. Since the major tenets of the curriculum are not just about teaching our students to program, our graduates succeed in a wide-range of professional jobs and in pursuing advanced degrees.