Computer Science Department
College of Sciences & Mathematics

About the Department

ABET 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).

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Contact Us

Computer Science Department
25 University Avenue, #150
Phone: 610-436-2204
FAX: 610-436-3530
Chairperson
Dr. James Fabrey
Administrative Assistant
Ms. Kathleen Barimani

We are Hiring!
The Computer Science Department is currently looking for two Assistant/Associate professors to join us as of Fall 2018. Follow this link for more information:
Accelerated B.S./M.S. Program

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 receive both degrees in 5 years. See the Menu Link for details.

Internships
Students may obtain CS credit by participating in a Computer Science Internship and working part time or full time. Use these links:
Information Security Center

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).

Tutoring
Courtesy of the Computer Science Club, tutoring is available for CSC courses 141, 142, 220, 241, and 242.

Stop by UNA 139 on Tuesdays, 6:00 - 8:00. No appointment is necessary. Also see WCU’s LARC Center for additional tutoring resources.
CS Department T-Shirts
T-shirts are available at a cost of $15. Order forms can be obtained in Room 139. All proceeds will benefit the Women in Computer Science Student Club.