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Computer Science

Option 5: Data Science, Bachelor of Science Degree

The computer industry is one of the fastest growing segments of our economy. Computers are used in almost every aspect of our lives, and more than ever, There is a demand for a workforce with the scientific and technical training necessary to perform effectively on the job.

Why choose Computer Science at UCM?

  • State of the art facility
  • Program adapts to meet continually evolving industry needs
  • Highly qualified and dedicated faculty
  • Computer Science is one of the four high-demanded occupational categories in Missouri.
  • Balance of practice and theory

What will I study?

UCM's Computer Science program is designed according to ACM's curriculum recommendations and is periodically revised to meet the fast-changing pace of technology in today's world.

Courses include:

  • Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • Big Data Systems
  • Data Mining
  • Data Structures
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization

What can I do with a degree in Computer Science?

  • Computer Programmer
  • Data Scientist
  • IT Manager
  • Software Engineer
  • Data Analyst

How can I get involved outside the classroom?

At UCM, we value an engaging learning experience that includes student involvement and servce-learning projects.

In Computer Science, there is the opprotunity to be involved in the student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery and Upsilon Pi Epsilon.

About our Faculty:

The student to faculty ratio at UCM is 19 to 1, which allows professors to get to know you and provide personalized attention.

Computer Science classes are taught by experienced and caring faculty members who believe in individualized attention for their students. The Computer Science faculty conduct research in their areas, present their research results at various netional and international conferences, and produce publications in major research journals.

Learn more about Computer Science at UCM

School of Computer Science and Mathematics


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