Computer Science Degree
What is Computer Science?
With Computer Science, students become familiar with computer hardware, software and applications. Networking, Web site development, data mining, cyber security and other relevant topics are at the core of our curriculum.
What kind of career can I look forward to with a Computer Science degree?
Our society thrives on the advancements of technology and computer software. Our Computer Science majors can graduate and enroll in graduate programs for further education or enter career fields such as:
- Network Troubleshooting
- Game Development
What makes Walsh's Computer Science major unique?
- Focus on Practicality. We believe students learn best by doing. Our hands-on courses focus on applications that individuals and businesses use on a daily basis. This focus enhances our students' marketability and preparedness for their future careers.
In addition, students have the option to enroll in Walsh's new 4+1 Program for non-business majors who would like to supplement their bachelor's degree with an MBA. Through the program, students simultaneously earn undergraduate and graduate credit for Walsh's MBA Prep Series courses, saving both time and money as students pursue their advanced degree.
Generally speaking, what courses will I need to take to earn a degree in Computer Science?
- Introductory Programming
- Programming Structures
- Database Techniques
- Programming Algorithms
- Computer Organization
What experiential learning or internship opportunities are available within Computer Science programs?
Computer Science degree students can gain summer internships at many different types of business settings, from corporate environments to small non-profits.
Whom can I contact for more information?
Prof. James Jerkofsky, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, Director of Computer Science