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Computer Science at the College of Charleston

Computer science is more than writing code and building robots. It is the blending of computational principles and human creativity with the application of computing technologies. Since its inception, computer science has revolutionized the way we compute, communicate, find information, and conduct business. Problem solving and logical reasoning are at the core of computer science, making it one of the most pervasive areas of study. Find out more.

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Message from the Chair

Chris Starr George Pothering
Department Chair

Department News

College Professor Awarded Part of NSF’s $31 Million to Improve “Big Data”
Posted on 15 October 2014 | 3:45 pm
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is awarding $31 million to researchers, including the College of Charleston’s Jim Bowring, to develop tools, infrastructure and best practices for data science. Bowring, a computer science professor, is working with both undergraduate and graduate … Continue reading
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Alumni Spotlight – Chad Hobbs ’14
Posted on 8 October 2014 | 4:05 pm
Chad Hobbs ’14 is a busy man.  A Computer Science graduate, Chad is an Information Security Specialist at CACI Federal, an organizer of Charleston B-Sides and Charleston Startup Weekend, an active member of ACM and ISSA, a co-founder of a … Continue reading
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