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The Department of Computer Science prepares you to solve society's problems using computers. Computer scientists create innovative approaches to computing technology, explore new uses for existing technology, and solve complex problems in computing for industry, medicine, science, and other fields.

You will learn from professors who are committed to teaching, research, and mentorship: in the classroom, in labs, and through hands-on learning. You will develop the skills and experience required for a rewarding, challenging career.

Career outlook: The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment of computer and information technology occupations will grow 13% from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. Learn more: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Advising: Students use COIN via myUMassD. For additional information, please contact the department office.

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