Computer science is a multifaceted discipline that encompasses a broad range of topics. At one end of the spectrum, computer science focuses on the theoretical capabilities of computers and on the properties of general problems and algorithms. At the other end of the spectrum, computer science deals with techniques for the design and construction of systems and application software that is utilized by all aspects of our society.
Computer science students not only design, implement, test and maintain individual software applications but also develop and manage larger systems that integrate a wide range of components. Students graduating from this program find themselves working in careers such as software analysts, database designers, software engineers, systems managers, and programmer analysts. Read more...
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Multiple Tenure/Tenure-Track Faculty Positions
October 18, 2015 - JOB POSTING
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Alabama (UA) invites applications for two (2) faculty positions at Assistant/Associate/Full,… Read more
In The News: What's the Right Age for Kids to Learn to Code?
February 11, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Imagine if you never learned addition in elementary school — and when you went to middle school, it wasn't part… Read more
In The News: The Unique Edge Behind the University of Alabama EcoCAR 3 Team
February 4, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Like the 2016 Camaro, each team within the EcoCAR 3: Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition possess individual characteristics that make them… Read more