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Computer Science

Computer Science

With a computer science degree from SUNY New Paltz, you will learn all of the fundamentals needed to be a future self-learner. With small class sizes, personal attention from renowned scholars and collaborations with industry, every computer science student has the opportunity to work with current technology in an environment where project work and skills-development are emphasized.

Undergraduate research projects have included Android phone drone control, database optimization of a fantasy football website, and a creation of a mapping application for the New York/New Jersey Trails Conference. Our graduates work as software developers in a wide range of industries including currency trading, pharmaceutical research, business intelligence systems, financial markets, and more.

Computer Science News:

SUNY New Paltz Computer Science and Computer Engineering students recently attended Dragonhacks at Drexel University. The team developed a version of Flappy Birds for the visually impaired using Python programming language. Students also created solo projects during the 24 hour event. Shown in the photo are Ariana Carrasquillo, Jordane Thomas, Rahul Joseph, Adriel Martinez, Alexandra Maceda and Stephanie Matos.

Alumni Profiles: David Schwittek '03 (Computer Science)

Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Digital Media

David Schwittek, a 2003 graduate of the Computer Science program, uses skills learned at New Paltz to better his community.


Read more about David