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: UA team advances in robot challenge
June 24, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
The Alabama Astrobotics team at the University of Alabama has advanced to the second phase of NASA’s Sample Return Robot… Read more
In The News: University of Alabama team takes fourth in national EcoCar competition
June 21, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Dubbed as the “Team to Watch” in the 2015 EcoCar3 Year One competition, the University of Alabama engineering students knew… Read more