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Students study in the Coaching center of the Utah State University Computer Science department.

Computer Science

It affects our everyday lives.Computer scientists build innovative software that controls everything from complex air traffic control systems to the simplest apps on our smartphones. Computer scientists work closely with other engineering professionals in developing tools and software to build electronic circuits, computer games, complex robotics, and the newest advances in cyber security. Demand for highly-trained computer science professionals is on the rise and career opportunities span multiple industries.

Student Experience

100% of USU’s Computer Science students have a job offer before graduation • Computer Science is one of the highest paid careers • Computer Science offers a concurrent BS/MS degree  • There are many opportunities for club or organization involvment • HackUSU's annual hack-a-thon is one of the largest in this region 

Areas of Application

Software • Cyber Security • Dynamic Websites • Gaming • Medical Diagnostic Imaging • Cloud Computing • Satellite Telemetry • Missile Guidance

Internships and Careers

Adobe • YouTube • Google • Sandia National Laboratories • Disney Interactive • General Electric • Lockheed Martin • National Security Administration • NASA • Overstock.com • General Motors • Domo • HP

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Student representatives are available to provide tours of campus and the Department of Computer Science. Schedule an appointment to learn more about our programs.

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