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Chemistry & Computer Science Building 3.1100
The Computer Science Department contributes to UTEP’s history of excellence by providing a BS in Computer Science program of the highest quality through a participatory approach to education, research, and service to the community. The undergraduate program has been accredited by the Computer Science Accreditation Commission since October 1, 1988. UTEP is designated by the NSA and DHS as a national Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education.
The vision of the Department of Computer Science is to provide computer science programs of the highest quality through a participatory approach to education, research, and service to the community.
The Department of Computer Science will serve the region, the nation, and the world by providing access to excellence through:
- An innovative educational program that contributes to effective learning for our students, and that prepares graduates to be leaders and innovators in computer science,
- Pioneering research programs that foster the creation of computing knowledge and invention of new technologies,
- Design, development, and potential commercialization of technologies to solve science and engineering problems, and
- Active partnerships and collaborations with educational, government, non-profit, and commercial organizations, maintaining a commitment to diversity.
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
CHAIR: Dr. Ann Gates