This fall, Oregon State University – Cascades will add a degree program with an option that marries the region’s technology needs and the growing demand for technical and problem-solving skills in the web and mobile environment. The recently approved undergraduate degree in computer science will provide in-depth learning in computing and an option in web and mobile web software development.
While a computer science degree was seen as necessary for the growing campus, the focus of the option was developed with input from 19
Dino Vendetti, managing director of Formative Ventures, who advocated in Central Oregon and
Required coursework for the degree program includes algorithm development, machine learning and data analysis, database design, web and mobile application development, UX design and entrepreneurship. Students will graduate with a bachelor of science from OSU.
Officials at OSU-Cascades are working with the Multiple Engineering Cooperative Program (MECOP), a consortium of more than 100 companies in
The web and mobile web software development option will initially be offered only at OSU’s
Applications are now being accepted. To learn more visit http://www.osucascades.edu/academics/computer-science or call 541-322-3100.