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2016-2017 University Catalog 
2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science, Department of

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Department Chair

Michael Shafae

Department Office/Website

Computer Science 522


Susamma Barua, Doina Bein, Ning Chen, James Choi, Bin Cong, Mikhail Gofman, Floyd Holliday, Chang-Hyun Jo, Mariko Molodowitch, Anand Panangadan, Christopher Ryu, Michael Shafae, Yun Tian, Abhishek Verma, Shawn Wang, Kevin Wortman


The undergraduate computer science program at Cal State Fullerton offers students a comprehensive foundation that will permit them to adapt to new technologies and new ideas. The program spans a wide range, from its theoretical and algorithmic foundations to cutting-edge developments in bioinformatics, communications systems, computer security, databases, digital game design, intelligent systems, software engineering, and other exciting areas.

The program provides students with a comprehensive background to take on varied categories of work. They are offered the necessary theories, principles and practices to design and implement software that permits them to take on challenging programming jobs. They have the opportunity to become well-equipped to devise new ways to use computers. The theoretical foundations available in the program provide the background to help develop effective ways to solve computing problems. This background allows students to determine the best possible ways to store information in databases, send data over networks, and display complex images.

The Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Learning Goals and Student Learning Outcomes

Programs and Courses Offered


    Bachelor of ScienceMaster of ScienceNon-Degree


      Computer Science

      Courses are designated as CPSC in the class schedule.

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