The West Chester University Computer Science Department, within the College of Sciences and Mathematics, provides access, through education and state-of-the-art technology, to the ever growing professional opportunities available in the fields of Computer Science. The Computer Science Bachelor of Science Program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET (http://www.abet.org).

The Computer Science Department is home of the Information Security Center (ISC) whose efforts have established West Chester University as a National Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education.

Contact Information

  • Computer Science Chairperson:
    (Dr. Fabrey)
  • Computer Science Office:
    UNA (25 University Avenue), Room 150
    Phone: 610-436-2204
    FAX: 610-436-3530
  • Computer Science undergraduate information:
    (Dr. Fabrey)
  • Computer Science transfer credit:
    (Dr. Fabrey)
  • Computer Science graduate information:
    (Dr. Agah)


The ISC, made up of most of the Computer Science faculty, offers course-ware which has been certified by the NSA to meet standards NSTISSI-4011 (Standard for Information Systems Security) and NSTISSI-4013 (Standard For System Administrators).

The Computer Science Department is home of the Internet Safety, Ethics Education and Knowledge (ISEEK) Institute dedicated to the understanding of social implications of Internet technologies.

The Computer Science Department is also a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE).

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