Palm Beach Atlantic University

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October 25, 2014

Computer Science

    Pictured is a Computer Science class in progress at Palm Beach Atlantic University's main campus in West Palm Beach, Florida.

The computer science major at Palm Beach Atlantic University spans the range, from theory through programming to cutting-edge development of computing solutions.

The work of computer scientists falls into three categories:

  • Designing and building software.
  • Developing effective ways to solve computing problems, such as storing information in databases, sending data over networks or providing new approaches to security problems.
  • Devising new and better ways of using computers and addressing particular challenges in areas including robotics, computer vision or digital forensics.


The Mathematics and Computer Science Department at Palm Beach Atlantic University was selected as one of 39 colleges and universities nationwide to receive a HP Technology Teaching grant, fostering innovative uses of technology.

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Your Course & Classes   

Read how a computer science graduate helped bring DNNCon to PBA


Your Experience

At PBA, you'll:

  • Develop analytical abilities.
  • Teaching from a Christian worldview perspective.
  • Enjoy a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of 19.
  • Develop multifaceted skills and techniques through independent research and course assignments.


Your Opportunities

Computer science offers a foundation that permits graduates to adapt to new technologies and new ideas. Possible careers include computer programming, Internet-oriented programming, legacy systems conversion, information systems security.


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