The computing and information sciences department offers undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare graduates for the future of technology regardless of what new languages, operating systems, and applications emerge.
We encourage CIS majors to combine their interest in computer science with their studies in other disciplines.
- B.A. in computer science
- B.S. in computer science
- Minor in computer science
Majors may focus their studies in the following areas:
- Traditional computer science (preparation for graduate work)
- Software development
- Computer hardware
Computing is a powerful tool that has transformed research and practice in many fields. To encourage students in other disciplines to learn valuable computing skills, the Valpo CS department makes an effort to remove barriers to non-majors. Many upper-level CS courses require only a single prerequisite course.