Design and implement a cutting-edge operating system. Lead a software development team at a Fortune 500 company. Safeguard sensitive data at an organization. As a computer science major at Buena Vista University, you will receive a combination of high-quality academics and practical experience that will allow you to pursue a career in a variety of industries.
BVU’s computer science program is designed to prepare students to enter the rapidly expanding and ever-evolving field of computer science. Early on, you will put theory into practice through internships, extra-curricular involvement and real-world applications. You’ll also carry out research and work alongside expert professors who bring working-world experience into the classroom and are committed to student success. There are three tracks in computer science at BVU – systems, information technology and mathematics – allowing you to solidify your strengths, customize your career path, or continue on to graduate school. With a computer science degree from Buena Vista University, you will become proficient in many areas, enabling you to be creative and adaptable and work in a broad variety of roles.
Students from the Buena Vista University computer science department competed against each other and students from three additional schools during BVU's fourth annual virtual Capture the Flag computer security contest on Saturday, April 16. Read more...
BVU encourages creative teaching, which generates student enthusiasm and allows me sufficient latitude for bringing my own real-world experiences into the classroom to show students how concepts can be put into practice.