Gain the knowledge and experience in programming languages to design original programs
and apps via logistical thinking, persistent analytics and mathematic proficiency.
Why computer science at OSU?
Whether you're interested in designing video games or managing databases, majoring
in computer science at OSU will provide you with the tools, knowledge and expertise
to help. You’ll be able to study new methods of data management and new technologies
in our Virtual Reality Laboratory, learn to program for Apple devices in the iMac
Mobile App Laboratory and harness the capacity of the departmental server to complete
assignments and conduct research.
Our graduates are prepared to enter the professional world and succeed. They acquire
teamwork skills, communication skills and technical skills. Our graduates enjoy successful
careers in a variety of fields:
Video Game Developer
Web Services Developer
Scientific or Business
Big Data Engineer
Chief Information Officer
Communications and Network Specialist
Mobile App Developer
3+3Law option for early admission
and the opportunity to complete your undergraduate and law degree in six years
instead of seven
Courses available in computer security, video game design, app design and artificial
Opportunities to work with industry professionals for a better understanding of the
Scholarships are available for prospective freshmen, transfer students, current students
and continuing students. When you complete the OSU admission application, you are
automatically considered for theuniversity levelscholarships. Students are also eligible for college levelscholarships within the College of Arts and Sciences after completing 12 hours at
OSU. Some exceptions may apply. See specific scholarships for criteria. The Computer Science Department offers departmental level scholarships for eligible students.