Dec 03, 2021  
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science

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The Department of Computer Science offers a comprehensive Bachelor of Arts degree in computer science. The core objectives of our curriculum are to:

  • Provide a broad base in the design, implementation and application of computer software systems; a firm grasp of the essentials of computer architecture; and a solid foundation in the theoretical aspects of computer science;
  • Prepare undergraduates for life after graduation in careers in business, government, and the computer industry or in the pursuit of graduate studies, and;
  • Expose students to the excitement and challenge of computing technologies and theory through a variety of advanced topics courses and close participation with faculty in cutting-edge research.

What can I do with my degree in Computer Science?

The Department of Computer Science provides students with outstanding preparation both for employment as computer professionals and for graduate study. Students use a spectrum of programming languages and machine architectures and are expected to construct creative solutions to challenging problems in a variety of contexts. In addition, students are educated in the mathematics of computer science — the theoretical foundations that support current technology and will guide its future development.

Programs and Courses

 Programs and Courses in Computer Science  

Administration and Faculty


William Gregory Sakas
1008 North
(212) 772-5209

Undergraduate Program Coordinator and Adviser:

         Eric Schweitzer
         1000E  North
         (212) 772-4349

Department Office:

1008 North
(212) 772-5213

        Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Graduate Program Coordinator and Adviser:

            Subash Shankar
            1000F North
            (212) 650-3392


Computer Science Faculty  

HEGIS Code: 0701

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