Computer science & engineering major
Rapid advances in computing technology have made computer science and engineering part of your everyday life, whether it's your smartphone or your online application to the University of Nevada, Reno. But while computer scientists and engineers may be at the forefront of jaw-dropping visual effects or trendy apps and games, professionals in the field are guided by methodical, scientific principles and technical expertise. Our degree programs train students in the step-by-step approach and rigorous analysis needed to find the best way to solve problems in computer science and engineering.
Computer science and engineering is a rigorous degree program, and our department is committed to helping you succeed. From academic advising to student clubs and organizations, we encourage students to get involved in the department and take advantage of student resources.
These programs allow highly qualified students to earn a bachelor's and master's degree in as few as five years.