The West Chester University Computer Science Department,
within the College of Arts and Sciences, 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 Computer Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
Computer Science News & Events
Tuesday, November 12
Times: 3:30 - 4:15pm and 4:40 - 5:30pm
Where: Merion Science Center, Room 113
Search Engine Optimization is becoming an extremely important tool for marketing and enhancing one's public image. Andrew Miranda currently works in the Search Engine Optimization field for a website hosting company. He will discuss the effects of search engine results on individuals, organizations, and society as a whole.
Date: Friday November 8, 2013
Topics: Cryptography, Cyberware, Security in Manufacturing, Bitcoins, Mobile Security.
Date: Friday November 15, 2013
Topics: Cyberware, Mobile Security, Biometrics, Banking Security.
25 University Ave., Room 141
Time: 12:00 1:30 pm
The Computer Science Department is home of the Information Security Center (ISC) whose efforts have established West Chester University as a Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance (Security) Education. The ISC, made up of most of the Computer Science faculty, offers courseware which has been certified by the NSA to meet standards NSTISSI-4011 (Standard for Information Systems Security) and NSTISSI-4013 (Standard For System Administrators) of the National Training Standards for Information Systems Security Professionals.
The Computer Science Department is also 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 a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE).
Computer Science Office:
UNA (25 University Avenue), Room 150Phone: 610-436-2204
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