Why study Computer Science?
Computer Science  is an ever-expanding field with endless opportunities. Students get hands-on, learning in systems, programming, security and large scale simulation. From team collaboration to internships, your education will prepare you for an exciting career in the IT industry.

The core of Missouri Western’s Computer Science program is built around several programming languages and algorithm development. Students also study database, networking, computer architecture, operating systems and graphics.

Career Opportunities
The demand for qualified computer science professionals is constantly growing. You can choose from a wide variety of careers, including:

  • Software Engineer
  • Programmer Analyst
  • Network Administrator
  • Security Specialist
  • Systems Application Architect
  • Mobile App Developer
  • Database Developer or Administrator
  • Simulation, Modeling or Gaming Developer

Our graduates succeed!

The placement rate for graduates in the CSMP Department is approximately 87%.

Students work on computers in a computer science class