Computer Science, Ph.D.

Uncap the potential.

Whether you want to lead product development and research at a technical company, or you want to build a career in academia, this program prepares you to contribute to the field of computer science in new and novel ways.

As a graduate student in this exciting field, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the limitations and opportunities in the use of computers to solve problems. You will work alongside faculty on leading research and explore high-level concepts in areas like computational biology, network security, computer architecture and network design.

This program could be a good fit if you:

  • Have a strong foundation in mathematics and computer science
  • Want to conduct research in the field
  • Like to solve complicated puzzles
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Work well independently and as part of a team

With this degree, you could become a/an:

  • Information assurance software developer
  • Developer/designer of games and virtual environments
  • Software engineer
  • Operating systems and network administrator
  • Software architect
  • Bioinformatics specialist
  • Information technology specialist
  • Systems analyst
  • Database administrator
  • Computer support specialist
  • Information technology consultant
  • Teacher at the college level

Available On-Campus