Transform ideas into working computer programs that solve real problems in areas such as robotics, cybersecurity, social media, video games, computer networks, and control systems for aircraft and vehicles.
The University of Idaho Department of Computer Science offers Idaho's only cybersecurity undergraduate program and computer science degrees at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree levels.
Experience the difference and what it means to engineer like a Vandal.
- Nationally Ranked for Best Value – the only public college in Idaho to be ranked a best value college by Forbes, Money, U.S. News and World Report and The Princeton Review.
- Highest Mid-Career Salary Earnings of any 4-year public college in Idaho – Payscale
- 87% Graduate with a Job or are enrolled in graduate education – Career Outcomes Survey
- Personalized Attention from nationally and internationally recognized faculty and staff through small class sizes, 1-on-1 interaction, mentorship, advising and research collaboration. All faculty hold Ph.D.s in their field.
Degrees and Programs
Hone your skills as a software developer and gain technical knowledge in fundamental areas of computer science, including cybersecurity, graphics, games, evolutionary computation and software engineering.
The Computer Science Assistance Center (CSAC) as well as the Micron Student Center providing academic advising, career services, tutoring and other support into one central location.
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree program in computer science at the University of Idaho is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET (http://www.abet.org).