Why Study Computer Science at New College?

Computer Science is a new and rapidly growing multi- and interdisciplinary field that uses advanced computing and data analysis to understand and solve complex problems. As a major in Computer Science at New College, you will work closely with faculty who have experience in the classroom, as well as, in the business world to design a personalized plan of study that combines advanced classes in areas like software engineering, computing for bioinformatics, data mining, and networks and algorithms, as well as labs, research and a senior thesis project that includes an extensive programming component. All are designed to give you a hand up when it comes to graduate school admission and career preparation.

Computer Science area of concentration

Computer Science is a new and rapidly growing multi- and interdisciplinary field that uses advanced computing and data analysis to understand and solve complex problems.

As a major in Computer Science at New College, you will work closely with faculty who have experience in the classroom, as well as in the business world, to design a personalized plan of study that combines advanced classes in areas like software engineering, computing for bioinformatics, data mining, networks and algorithms, as well as labs, research and a senior thesis project that includes an extensive programming component. All are designed to give you a hand up when it comes to graduate school admission and career preparation.

Faculty

Alumni

Data Scientist
Star2Star Communications, Sarasota, Florida

Senior Software Engineer
Signifyd, San Jose, California

Software Developer
Reynolds and Reynolds, Sarasota, Florida

Associate Research Scientist
Perspecta Labs

CEO
Prodigy Information Technologies

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Computer Science Curriculum

View the requirements for an AOC in Computer Science and see sample pathways to graduation.

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Heiser Natural Sciences Complex

The 34,000-square-foot Heiser Natural Sciences Complex includes teaching and research labs for chemistry, biochemistry, biology, bioinformatics, computational science, mathematics and physics.

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Undergraduate Program

New College of Florida offers more than 35 different majors in humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as a number of interdisciplinary concentrations.

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