Computer Science



Land your dream job with a computer science degree from CWU.

Our robust program, just two hours east of Seattle, prepares students for some of the hottest careers in the country. Computer science grads land internships and jobs with leading companies like Microsoft, Boeing, Facebook, and Amazon.

Work with our specialized faculty in state-of-the art facilities to master:

  • software engineering
  • intelligent systems
  • computational science
  • graphics
  • visualization
  • computer vision
  • human-computer interaction
  • big data analytics
  • cybersecurity
  • data mining


The Computer Science Department’s mission is to prepare students for living in and helping build a society increasingly affected by information technology.  From basic technological literacy to the development of problem-solving skills, the General Education program will prepare students to understand the ethical and social impact of computing on society and the use of computing technology as they contribute to the modern world.

Through experience, knowledge, and skills ranging from basic theory through experimental techniques to engineering methodology, the Computer Science degree programs will prepare students to be productive citizens who contribute in many ways to the information society that forms the backbone of much of the industry and business in the state of Washington.

Computer Science faculty and students working in partnership with each other and with interdisciplinary colleagues will help address significant local, regional, and national problems through the use of this flexible, robust discipline.
 



Samuelson STEM

Samuelson STEM Remodel Project - click to see the live feed.
Samuelson will be home to the Departments of Computer Science, Information Technology and Administrative Management, and Mathematics. Construction of Samuelson is anticipated to be completed in Fall 2018.

For more in formation on the Samuelson STEM project, click on the links below