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Computer science deals with information and computation.  It is also the art and science of designing, implementing, testing, and maintaining complex software systems for a variety of areas including business, engineering, and gaming. 

Computer Scientists take care of all parts of computer systems including design, construction, and operation. They investigate the processing and communication of information, with specialized study in computer graphics, databases, programming languages, multimedia, systems programming, and security systems. Work for Computer Scientist is plentiful because companies put logic devices in virtually everything; cars, televisions, tractors. Graduates are employed in industry, government, software designers, and teachers.

Industries / Careers

  • Manufacturing      
  • Consumer Electronics      
  • Automotive           
  • Defense
  • Insurance             
  • Communications
  • Aerospace            
  • Government
  • Consultants


  • Embedded Intelligence        
  • Robotics
  • Digital Evolution                
  • Data Mining
  • Pattern Recognition and Image Data Processing
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Michigan State University
Engineering Building
428 S. Shaw Lane, Room 3115
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 353-3148
Fax: (517) 432-1061

For more information please follow this link to the Computer Science & Engineering Undergraduate Program Information.