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
With the exception of a few courses, the Department of Computer Science now offers free tutoring to all 300- and 400-level students majoring in computer science. Learn more
We invite applications for 2 faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate level. The focus of the search is Software Engineering, specifically CyberSecurity and Big Data. View our job postings for more information.
CS Assistant/Associate Professor
September 4, 2014 - JOB POSTING
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Alabama invites applications for two (2) faculty positions at either the… Read more
In The News: ENGgenuity Lab partners students for mentoring
October 14, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
The ENGenuity Lab has made its place on the University of Alabama campus. The lab started three years ago when… Read more
In The News: As temperatures drop, deer collisions could rise
October 1, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
There’s a lot of traffic incidents throughout a normal day. In a year, that number can be mind-boggling. At the… Read more