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Explore the Universe of Computing

Welcome to the Department of Computer Science

Our program imparts a strong background in the fundamentals of computer science and engineering, so that our students are prepared to enter a diverse and rapidly changing job market. We also offer a wide array of upper-level classes for students to learn from our faculty experts in databases, artificial intelligence, robotics, software engineering, algorithms, networking and high-performance computing. We connect students with researchers and real-world clients so that they can hit the ground running after graduation, whether they pursue a career in industry or academia.

Our Academic Programs

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Prepare for a Career in Computer Science at Salisbury University

Salisbury University’s Computer Science Department can help you access a career that is growing in demand. SU’s Henson School of Science and Technology prepares students for careers in fields such as software development, systems analysis, super-computing, data science, systems security and robotics. With cutting-edge technology, close interaction with faculty and undergraduate research opportunities, the possibilities for a future career in computer science are endless.

Computer Science does change the way you solve problems; it provides unlimited opportunity for one to make an impact in every corner.
Dr. Yaping Jing Associate Professor of Computer Science and UPE Faculty Advisor

Career Outcomes of SU Computer Science Graduates

Clip Art Dollar SignAverage full-time starting salary of recent alums $78,300
Clip Art Grad Cap 100% of recent graduates either in graduate school or employed full time
95% would major in computer science again
Clip Art Excellent text 100% believe their preparation for graduate school was good or excellent
Of Those Pursuing Graduate School
50%pursuing doctorate in computer science
50%pursuing master’s in information systems

Student Resources

  • 8 Faculty
  • 3 Major Tracks
  • 35 Computer Science Courses

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