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The division of Mathematics and Computer Science offers two computer science degrees: a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, which is accredited by the CAC Accreditation Commission of ABET, and a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Information Systems, which is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (CCSACS) and includes the ABET-accredited Computer Science core courses.
The Department of
Mathematics and Computer Science provides access to “smart” classrooms with
multimedia capabilities, well-equipped computer labs, an undergraduate research
lab and computer science tutoring lab. A state-of-the-art robotics lab, added
in partnership with Stäubli, provides students hands-on exposure to industrial robotics. Ongoing discussions with area industry leaders influence
the ever-changing curriculum in computer science and computer information
systems. The industry connection also helps provide training for computer
science and CIS majors.
Bachelor of Science
in Computer ScienceThe program in computer science offers students a strong
foundation in computer science by following the Accreditation Board for
Engineering and Technology accreditation standards. Students in the program also acquire a solid
background in mathematics, which is particularly useful for students who elect
to pursue graduate studies in computer science or work in research/engineering
Bachelor of Arts
in Computer Information SystemsThe program in computer information systems strikes a
balance between knowledge in computer science and business. In addition to
taking courses in computer science, students also take courses in business
administration and English for enhancing communication skills and knowledge
required in a business environment.
Student ResourcesComputer Science Brochure
Computer Science Club
Outstanding Computer Science Student Award Winners
Faculty and Staff Advisory Board
Contact Us800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 29303Tel: (864) 503-5305Fax: (864) 503-5930
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?