Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

The computer scientist is a professional who must be prepared to apply his or her skills, knowledge and creativity in a rapidly changing field.

The bachelor of science in computer science at CU Denver prepares students for such creative work. The emphasis is on fundamental concepts and basic principles with a long productive life. Students have opportunities for collaboration on innovative projects and internships as well as the ability to partner with faculty and graduate students on research.

See the degree map and  curriculum flowchart for more information and a sample academic plan of study. You may also reference the current CS bachelor of science handbook.

$86,095 / year

Average salary

The national average mid-career computer science salary is $110,100, according to Payscale.

Sample Careers

Applications Developer, Software Engineer, Cyber Security Analyst, Web Developer, Data Scientist, Computer Networks Architect, Computer System Engineer
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