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Computer Science & Engineering

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Computer Science and Engineering at UAA

Robots, biometric security, autonomous cars, virtual reality and artificial intelligence are no longer just science fiction - they're part of our daily lives. Computers run all of these and more, ensuring a continuing high demand for Computer Systems Engineers and Computer Science professionals far into the future. UAA's College of Engineering offers unmatched opportunities for hands-on training through classes, research and project-specific student clubs and competitions - all designed to provide tools for technical innovations.

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering covers key areas of computing, offering undergraduate majors the expertise essential to a burgeoning array of professional and technical careers in business, industry and government which require knowledge of computer hardware and software. Students can choose either a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science, or a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Systems Engineering. The Department also offers minors in both Computer Science and Computer Systems Engineering, as well as courses for professionals in a variety of fields where knowledge of computer science is increasingly becoming a valuable tool.

  What is Computer Science & Systems Engineering?

  Why choose Computer Science & Systems Engineering at UAA?