Program Overview

A degree in computer science prepares you for some of today’s most dynamic career fields. Graduates trained in computer programming and information technology are increasingly in high demand, and Carson-Newman’s computer science program equips you with both the theoretical knowledge and the application skills you’ll need. If you excel in problem-solving skills and like to think abstractly, imagine your future in a high-tech world. 

Emphasis Areas

Applied/Management: for careers in information technology, system administration and computer project management

Traditional/Theoretical: preparation for graduate school or careers in traditional computer science, programming and software engineering

  • My computer science courses at Carson-Newman were both fun and challenging. Their focus on practical problems and puzzle-like exercises helped me stay engaged and learn rapidly. After graduating, I was able to find a job in less than four weeks. Computer science is a thriving field, with great pay, competitive benefits, and is required by everything in the modern world.
    Zach Hollis / Software Engineer / PerfectServe
Computer Science Careers


• Computer programming
• Information technology
• Technology management
• Information security
• Information research science
• Software engineering
• Systems analysis

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