Computer Science (B.S.)

Computer Science (B.S.)

Degree: Bachelor of Science

Major: Computer Science

Total Hours: 120

The computer science program at Lamar is a broad-based program emphasizing the areas of programming languages, data structures, information systems, the theory of programming languages, software engineering, networking, database, multimedia, applications of computer science, and computer architecture. 

Students are required to take the ETS Computer Science Field Exam during the semester in which they are graduating. This program is also offered online.

The student who completes this four-year academic program is awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and is well prepared to pursue a professional career as a computer scientist or to pursue graduate work in computer science or in an area of related specialization. Advisor: Bo Sun.