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This is What Science Looks Like at NC State: Scott Vu

Alumnus Scott Vu earned four degrees from NC State including one in computer science – he also learned how to dance.

A Big Hit With Students, Pokemon GO Hits the Classroom

The concepts of Pokemon GO, the mobile-based augmented reality game that uses your phone’s GPS and clock to mix real-world elements with the game, have been incorporated in a summer course in computer science at NC State.

Undergraduate Program in Computer Science

The NC State Computer Science Undergraduate Program provides first-rate preparation for employment or graduate research, engages students in research, and enjoys national recognition as a top tier program. The department offers a modern curriculum focusing on fundamental scientific and engineering principles and methods, exposure to cutting-edge technology, and the opportunity to work on exciting problems with real-world impact.

Program Educational Objectives and learning outcomes of this program were developed in keeping with the mission of the university, the college, and the department. Our Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,

In addition, the department also has been named a Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance by the National Security Agency (NSA) for the academic years 2008-2019. NSA Centers promote higher education and research in information security within various disciplines.

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We hope that you will be persuaded that the Computer Science Department at N.C. State University is the right place to get your undergraduate degree!