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: Startup weekend to bring business pitches
September 17, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Eager to encourage entrepreneurial ideas, The University of Alabama will host the first Startup Weekend, a global event, from Sept.… Read more
CS Colloquium Series – Research Activities at the UAB Center for Information Assurance and Joint Forensics Research
October 10, 2014 - 2:00 p.m. - EVENT - EVENTS.UA.EDU
Dr. Purushotham Bangalore, an Associate Professor and Director of the Collaborative Computing Laboratory (CCL) in the Department of Computer and… Read more