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Our curriculum provides a broad, practical base for a career in computing while also offering an opportunity for in-depth study of topics like artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, computer graphics, operating systems, software engineering, and database management systems.

Recent News from the Department

NDSU hosts Computer Science Education Week speakers

December 31, 2019
The NDSU computer science department hosted several regional computing professionals for Computer Science Education Week.  Computer Science Education Week was proclaimed by Governor Doug Burgum, in North Dakota and sponsored nationally by a collection of organizations, including the Association for Computing Machinery, IEEE, Google and Microsoft. Read full article.


Ph.D. Students work on groundbreaking artificial intelligence research.

April 8, 2019
Ph.D. Students Shadi Alian and Bikesh Maharjan work on groundbreaking artificial intelligence research designed to provide targeted health care for American Indian patients with diabetes.

The project, which received a nearly $1 million National Science Foundation grant, is led by computer science professors Jen Li and Jun Kong. Computer science graduate students Bikesh Maharjan and Shadi Alian also play an integral role in the research. Read full article.

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