The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers degrees in Computer Science and Computer Systems Engineering. Graduates from the program are prepared for a variety of professional opportunities involving computer hardware and software.
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
CS&E 2013/2014 Curriculum Changes
Beginning in Fall 2013, the Computer Science & Engineering Department is adopting a revised curriculum.
If you are a student under the 2013/2014 catalog year, please see the new course catalog content and flowcharts. If you have not yet spoken to an advisor, please make an appointment with either the incoming student advisor, Crickett Watt (firstname.lastname@example.org ; 907-786-1085) or your assigned faculty advisor.
If you are a student under any previous catalog year, the new program requirements will not apply to you. In order to determine which new core courses are equivalent to the old ones, see the curriculum changes guides. Please consult with a faculty advisor for further details on which classes you should take.
For C++ Resources, please go to: http://www.uaa.alaska.edu/computerscienceandengineering/Students/resources.cfm
News and Events
Windows 8 Developer Event for Students
Update - this event has been moved to October 19 in RH 110 from 11am to 8pm. You to not need to attend the entire 9 hour block, but are welcome to! Click the image below for a welcome video.
Jeremy Foster of Microsoft will be on-campus
Register now at: aka.ms/uaa
Alaska Space Grant Fellowship
Congratulations to John Harriss, who was selected as an Alaska Space Grant Fellowship recipient for the academic year 2013-2014. The fellowship program is intended to facilitate student participation in NASA related projects and to recognize the academic accomplishments of students enrolled at Alaska NASA Space Grant Program member institutionsJohn is a Computer Science Engineering major working with Prof. Sam Siewert.
Intel 2013 Embedded Curriculum Program Award
Congratulations to Prof. Sam Siewert, who was awarded Intel's 2013 Embedded Curriculum Program Award. The grant will be used for software development and supporting hardware for CSCE A320 (Operating Systems) and CSCE A485 (Computer Vision). It includes the Mobile Atom + Altera FPGA DE2i-150 boards from Terasic for the CSCE A219 lab, which boots Linux and provides an alternative to the TI-OMAP boards currently in use.
Prof. Randy Moulic and Augmented Human Senses
Read about Prof. Moulic's future research projects at http://www.uaa.alaska.edu/computerscienceandengineering/Research/hearingaidresearch.cfm
Prof. Sam Siewert's Smart Cam Project
Read about Prof. Siewert's latest research project at http://www.uaa.alaska.edu/computerscienceandengineering/Research/smartcam.cfm
Anchorage Technology Event Calendar
The CS&E department manages a community event calendar for Anchorage's developer community. To submit an event or create an account, please contact the CS&E department administrative assistant, Dana Collins, at email@example.com or (907) 786-5475.