welcome to the department of computer science
The field of computer science is one of the fastest growing sectors of the global economy. Every aspect of modern life is touched by computers. Whether you dream of being a software engineer, designing video games or teaching the next generation, a foundation in computer science is a valuable asset when starting a rewarding career or pursuing further education.
From SFA to Google
Samuel Jentsch is a 2017 SFA graduate with a double major in computer science and mathematics. While attending SFA, Sam was a grader, a tutor and provided technical support for the department. He also spent summers interning for NASA and GE, where he was recognized for innovative projects. Sam has accepted a job at Google doing software development.
Samuel Jentsch, Class of 2017
At SFA, we believe students benefit greatly from hands-on learning in and out of the classroom. Transformative experiences are at the core of our academic philosophy.
Meet Our Students
Ryan has received numerous scholarships from the Department of Computer Science, serves as a department grader and is interested in cybersecurity. His degree will prepare him for a career in this area.
Davonte's amazing academic performance has earned him a spot on the Dean’s Advisory Council, the President’s List and the Dean’s List. He is also a Smith-Hutson Scholar. In addition to his studies, Davonte also works as a software developer at Elliott Electric Supply.
Jordan has received numerous university scholarships and academic awards from the Department of Computer Science. She has also been on the President’s or Dean’s list every semester since she came to SFA. In addition, Jordan works for Residence Life and as an instructor for SFA 101.