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Computer Information Science Major Guide

他主修计算机科学. 爱德华的 provides you with a strong foundation and technical knowledge. But it doesn’t stop there: You’ll apply what you learn in the classroom to projects and internships. You’ll be challenged to create solutions to multi-faceted problems using existing technologies and technological tinkering.

Our faculty members bring years of academic and industry experience and will guide you to creating and presenting professional-level work. You’ll graduate prepared to work across industries.


计算机科学 majors go on to a variety of careers and graduate schools from St. 爱德华的. 这是一个例子.

  • Become software engineers for companies like CDK Global, Khoros, Dun & 布拉德斯特里特和多安公司
  • Worked as a product development specialist at 脸谱网
  • Been site reliability engineers for JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Worked as software developers for companies like IBM and Dell
  • Gone onto graduate school at top-ranked programs, 比如德州大学奥斯汀分校, 贝勒大学, 莱斯大学, 普渡大学, 范德比尔特大学, Georgia Tech University and Manchester University

What Can You Do with a 计算机科学 Major?

Sophie Gairo ' 17 shares how she used her 计算机科学 degree to land a job at Silicon Valley–based cloud computing as a software engineer. 


作为计算机科学专业的学生, you’ll be part of a program known for strong job placement, especially within Austin’s vibrant tech scene. Get an edge by participating in research, internships and student organizations that build your skills.


软件工程, you’ll work on a large-scale team project — from specification and design, 到实现, 测试, 进化, 维护管理. You’ll learn how to use industry-standard tools and communicate effectively with clients.

In 本科 研究 and Development, you’ll research a computing problem; investigate a possible solution to the problem; and design, 进化, 并明确提出解决方案.


The 计算机科学 Club helps students build their skills through events like Capture the Flag, a cybersecurity-focused programming competition.

圣. 爱德华的 Maker Club attracts tinkerers and programmers who have worked on projects involving 3-D printing, 焊接, 编程LED条, 通过编程创造艺术.