Join the most versatile and fastest growing career field with a degree in computer science. Computer and information technology occupations are projected to grow an additional 13% through 2030 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, with the biggest demand stemming from greater emphasis on cloud computing, information security and big data.

Program Introduction

A concentration in computer science will familiarize students with the various areas of knowledge that make up the field. Students will develop a firm understanding of the fundamental skills and core theories that will endure the rapid technological change we experience daily. A bachelor of science in computer science also prepares a student for graduate studies in computer science or in other fields that are strongly associated with computer science.

Program Highlights


Our online bachelor’s degree in computer science provides the same coursework and campus connectivity as our on-ground students, with the added convenience and flexibility to fit your schedule.

Cutting edge

Computer science majors take courses that allow them to create their own iPad/iPhone application, design and program robots, learn about the latest malware, develop AI applications, and stay on the cutting edge of digital forensic trends.


Online and on campus students have access to laboratories hosted on virtual servers.


Undergraduate students have the opportunity to participate in National Science Foundation sponsored research, publish formal papers and present their findings at national conferences.

State Farm Insurance

State Farm Insurance includes UIS on its elite list of college computer science preferred programs. Through this partnership, UIS has access to:

  • Guest lecturers
  • Internship Offerings
  • Enhanced graduate recruitment


  • Systems Analyst
  • Big Data Developer
  • Data Analyst
  • Programmer
  • Database Administrator
  • Software Designer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • Mobile App Developer

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