The West Chester University Computer Science Department, within the College of Sciences & 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 ABET Computing Accreditation Commission.
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. The Department is a member of Pennsylvania Association of Computer & Information Science Educators (PACISE).
We are excited to announce the creation of an accelerated Bachelor/Master of Science program. Undergraduates with 90+ credits and a 3.0+ GPA can apply and recieve both degrees in 5 years. See the Menu Link for details.
The ISC, made up of most of the CS faculty, is designated as one of the NSA/DHS national centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Eduction. It offers course-ware which has been certified by the NSA to meet NSTISSI standards 4011 (for Information Systems Security) and 4013 (for System Administrators).