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
A Crimson Dynasty: Astrobotics team continues success with 2015 championship
November 12, 2015 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
In the six years since NASA began hosting its Robotics Mining Competition, The University of Alabama Astrobotics team has emerged… Read more
Coding Education: College professor leads several efforts to get students interested in computer science
November 11, 2015 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
For Dr. Jeff Gray the logic is simple: If jobs in computer science are in high demand, yet difficult to… Read more