The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Academics

What is Computer Science?

Computer Science is the study of computer systems including hardware and software. 

Why Computer Science?

Technology is such an integrated part of our society that knowledge of computers is essential in almost all jobs.

What jobs can I get with a degree in Computer Science?

With a degree in computer science, a person's career options are vast. For example, one can become a software developer, graphic animator, a system analyst, web site designer, a database administrator, a teacher and a scientist.