Computer Science & Technology
“Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.” — EdsgerDijkstra
The most important aspect of computer science is problem solving, an essential skill for life. Students study the design, development and analysis of software and hardware used to solve problems in a variety of business, scientific and social contexts.
Despite the recent downturn in information technology, employment of computer software engineers is expected to increase much faster than the average for alloccupations, as businesses and other organizations adopt and integrate new technologies and seek to maximize the efficiency of their computer systems.