Why study computer science at UAB?

UAB's high-ranking research extends to computer science programs so that you can learn alongside faculty who are making breakthroughs in cybersecurity, data science and big data analytics, biomedical applications, and advanced cyber infrastructures.

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, LinkedIn, PayPal, eBay, Visa and national labs are just a few notable employers of our computer science graduates.

UAB’s cybersecurity program is a marriage between computer science and criminal justice. You'll learn the latest in how to protect data and keep it confidential in the ever-changing digital landscape. The on-campus Facebook Suite is thanks to Facebook’s donation of $250,000 to the university. You’ll learn to prevent spamming and hacking so that you have a proven track record included in your postgraduate portfolio.

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