University of Vermont

2011-12 Online Catalogue

Computer Science Department

Contact Information

University of Vermont
Computer Science Department
351 Votey Hall
33 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT 05405-0156

Phone: (802) 656-3330
Fax: (802) 656-0696

Web Site Link out of catalogue site.


Computer Science is a multi-faceted discipline requiring the creativity of an artist, the problem-solving ability of a mathematician, the experimental method of a scientist, and the technical skills of an engineer. There are exciting opportunities in many industries, including: communications, health care, manufacturing, finance, entertainment, human services, education, and transportation.

Computer Science Curricula

Students may select either of three degree programs in Computer Science. The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree and the Bachelor of Science degree, with a major in Computer Science and Information Systems, are offered through the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences and are described below. Additionally, a Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in Computer Science, is offered through the College of Arts and Sciences. A non-degree Certificate and an Accelerated Master's program are also available.

Certificate in Computer Software: A non-degree certificate in Computer Software is offered jointly with the Division of Continuing Education. Requirements for the Certificate are fifteen credits in approved computer software courses, to include CS 021 with a grade of C or better in each.

Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science Major: Requirements for this degree are described under the College of Arts and Sciences section of this catalogue.


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