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Welcome to the SJSU Department of Computer Science 

Recent News:

New Courses for Fall 2020:

CS 185C

CS 286

April 18, 2020

Admitted Spartan Day

April 17, 2020

For Spring semester we will be doing Master's Student Writing Project and Theses Defenses via Zoom. Upcoming project defenses can be found off the Upcoming Writing Project and Thesis Defenses page.


Exciting News:

May 15, 2020

Merit-based Scholarship Winners


Outstanding Graduating Senior:
        Andrew Jong


 CS Department Scholarships:

       Alvin Lin
       Minh Le Pham

       Joel Alvares
       Ji An Lee


March 9, 2020

Conragan J (undergrad.), an undergraduate research student working under the supervision of K.Tarnowska, has been accepted into the International Research Experience for Students (IRES) program at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research; June-Aug 2020, Switzerland.

Dispoto B (undergrad.) Clinical Decision Support for Tinnitus. 22nd IEEE BME Bio-Tech Applications Contest; 2020 Feb 8, UC-Irvine, CA. Placed 2nd in the BioTech track.

February 19, 2020

Two teams of CS students participated in three days Stanford TreeHacks 2020 Coding Competition and received One of the Best Creative APs recognition and won the second prize of [Oracle] Make the World a Better Place Hack Award!

Congratulations to two of our students, Jonathan Wong and John Tran, for presenting their work that they did last semester here at CS systems group as speakers at ZooKeeper meetup@Facebook!

Congratulations to Sharan Duggirala and Professor Teng Moh for accepting the honorable paper award at the IEEE 14th International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication in Taiwan!

Ms. S Yajamanam, our "Outstanding graduating senior" a couple of years ago has recently been featured on The Tech's Virtual Field Trip, in partnership with Discovery Education! Watch the video here


Effective Spring 2019: MS in Bioinformatics

Part-time or full-time lecturer positions (accepting applications)

2014-2020 Computer Science Student and Faculty Accomplishments

The Department of Computer Science strives to provide the highest quality education in Computer Science at the undergraduate and graduate levels. We offer programs that lead to the Bachelor of Science degree (BSCS), and the Master of Science degree (MSCS). We also offer Computer Science Certificates in Cybersecurity. Our Bachelor's degree in Computer Science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET. Both programs, BSCS and MSCS, are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

The Department of Computer Science, jointly with the Department of Computer Engineering, offers a program that leads to a Bachelor of Science degree in Software Engineering (BSSE). 

We offer a Minor in Bioinformatics and, jointly with the Departments of Biological Sciences and Mathematics and Statistics, a Master of Science in Bioinformatics.