Join us Thursday, November 14th!
Check out the details on this upcoming event at the CS Expo Page.
Note: Select "Computer Science" from the Designation drop-down list.
The department is seeking candidates for two tenure-track
faculty positions to start in August 2014. Candidates
may submit application materials on-line at the link in
The Chair's Greeting
|For all undergraduate, graduate, domestic, and international students.|
Welcome to the Department of Computer Science at the Florida State University. Our mission is:
To strive for excellence in creating, applying, and
imparting knowledge in computer science through comprehensive educational
programs, research in collaboration with industry and government, and
dissemination through scholarly publications;
outstanding computer science professionals who have the fundamental knowledge
and problem-solving skills to advance their careers;
To disseminate computer science knowledge to students and professionals in other disciplines, and
To provide service to the university community, professional societies, local communities, the state, and the nation.
The department offers Bachelor programs in Computer Science,
three Master of Science tracks, and Ph.D. in Computer Science. Currently we
have approximately 500 majors in the BA/BS and 150 graduate students working
towards their degrees. Our BS in CS degree program is accredited by the
national ABET Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC). In addition, we offer
interdisciplinary bachelor's degrees in Computational Biology and Computer
Criminology in collaboration with the College of Criminology and Criminal
Justice. The department offers cyber security and information assurance courses
and was the first department in the state to receive the designation "NSA/DHA
Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance education (CAEIAE) and
Research (CAR-R)" for FSU.
We are proud to be home to four NSF CAREER Award winners, a US Dept. of Energy
Early Career Principal Investigator Award winner, an AFOSR Young Investigator
Award winner, an IEEE Fellow, ACM Distinguished Scientists, and a FSU
Distinguished Research Professor. Our faculty are among the world's leaders in
Algorithms, Architecture, Databases, Distributed Systems, High-Performance
Computing, Networking, Programming Languages and Compilers, Scientific
Computing, Security, Software Engineering, and Vision.
I encourage you to visit and explore our department to see our cutting edge research and educational programs.
Robert van Engelen
Professor and Chair
Department of Computer Science
Florida State University