Welcome to the Computer Science Department
Appalachian's Department of Computer Science provides a rigorous, high-quality education that prepares students for the computing industry or graduate education. Computer science programs are not easy, but the rewards can be outstanding.
Our Bachelor of Science in Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Our Master of Science in Computer Science program began in 1997 and serves to deepen one's understanding of the field in preparation for career advancement or doctoral studies. We have several MS alums who have earned their PhDs and are professor'ing at other schools! The "accelerated admission" program can help you get your MS degree in as little as 1 additional year! Follow the Academics link to the Graduate Program for full details.
We invite you to browse our web site, visit our campus, or send email to learn more about our department. You will find a challenging curriculum, excellent facilities, and an accessible faculty committed to quality computer science education.
A team of three CS students coached by Michael Dougherty of CS attended a two day Tracer Fire cybersecurity workshop and contest at North Carolina A&TA team of three CS students coached by Michael Dougherty of CS attended a two day Tracer Fire...
Lindsey Titus (Class of 2016, S-STEM alumni), currently a Software Developer at CISCO in The Research Triangle, was the guest speaker at the STEM Seminar on Friday, Feb 2.Lindsey Titus (Class of 2016, S-STEM alumni), currently a Software Developer at CISCO in The...
Fall 2017 CS and ASU GraduationIt was great seeing our students and their families and friends celebrating a great milestone and...