Pathway to Career Success
For students who want to make their mark in the American high-tech economy, UAlbany provides a strong foundation in software development and advanced use of technology.
The Department of Computer Science is the natural home for students interested in artificial intelligence, forensics, graphics, modeling and simulation, natural language processing, networks, parallel and distributed processing, security, software engineering practice and principles, algorithms, discrete mathematics, logic and optimization.
Computer Science offers three bachelor’s degrees, a combined B.S./M.S., a computer science minor, an M.S. degree, and a Ph.D. program that prepares the student for a career as a creative research scholar or an industrial scientist.
The knowledge and skills gained through the Department in computer science prepare students for careers in a broad range of information technology opportunities and many related fields. We believe in "Empowering People Through Information."
College and Departmental News
YOU ARE INVITED to a panel discussion of innovation leaders focused on igniting children's minds and hearts in an age of innovation. To be held at the Robert C. Parker School on Wednesday, April 5th at 6:30 P.M. Dean Kim Boyer will be among the panelists. FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Read more here.
In a letter to the editor (Times Union), Walter Robb, former Senior VP of GE’s global research division, strongly urges Governor Cuomo and the state Legislature to invest in UAlbany's engineering college. Read more here. (Photo credit: Paul Buckowski/Times Union. Used with permission.)
2016 NYLA-Dewey Scholarship Award winner is no stranger to winning… and giving back to others. Read her story here.
Computer Science and Computer Engineering are among the majors pulling in a record number of applications for 2017 at UAlbany. Read more here.