Why Computer Science at Valpo?

A major in computer science may be pursued as either a bachelor of science or a bachelor of arts, depending on the student’s interests and complementary major or minor. The B.A. requires a minimum of 32 credit hours in computer science; the B.S. requires at least 36 credit hours in computer science.

In both programs, students learn computational reasoning through courses that introduce algorithms via modern programming languages and environments. A required seminar in professional practices focuses on communication and interpersonal skills as well as social, ethical, and legal issues associated with modern computational technologies.

Computer Science Highlights

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Diverse Possibilities

The career opportunities for CS majors are diverse. Computational problem solving skills can greatly enhance any degree in any field

Experts and Mentors

Professors at Valpo help students develop their knowledge, their career plans, and their curiosity.

Chinedu Emeka
Computing a Positive Change
“When you have everybody working together, you see real change in society.” So says Chinedu Emeka ’17, a double major in computer science and economics from Onitsha, Nigeria…
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