Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science is the largest department in College of Computing and Informatics with close to 40 full-time faculty members. Faculty expertise encompasses areas of traditional computer science including the cutting edge efforts in visualization/visual analytics, robotics, networking, video and image processing, cloud and high-performance computing, cognitive computing, recommender systems, and data mining.

The breadth of CS is revealed in both its curriculum and research. The CS Department offers its students undergraduate concentrations in Data Science; Artificial intelligence, Robotics and Gaming; and Software, Systems and Networks.  The department maintains large MS and PhD programs, with over 450 graduate students.

Interim Department Chair: Dr. William Tolone


Bank of America Applied Technology Program

Daniel Herrera talks about his experience in the Bank of America Applied Technology Program at UNC Charlotte

Gaming for Autistic Children

The Astrojumper Project

alumni scholarship fund

The Alumni Gives Scholarship allows students to pursue their dreams and contribute to the technology community.  This needs-based scholarship empowers students to overcome financial hurdles while pursuing their education goals and gives preference to underrepresented populations within the CCI student body. 

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