Portland-State-University 2022-2023 Bulletin

Computer Science

120 Fourth Avenue Building



  • B.S.—Computer Science
  • Minor in Computer Science
  • M.S.—Computer Science
  • Ph.D.—Computer Science
  • Graduate Certificate in Computer Security

The Department of Computer Science offers a full range of courses and degree programs that are designed to provide students with the educational background to achieve a career in the computing industry.  We offer a community to learn, discover, innovate, and share a curriculum based on the application and theoretical foundations of Computer Science.  Our faculty members specialize in a variety of research areas such as artificial intelligence & machine learning; computer science education; computer security & privacy; computer vision & computer graphics; data science; natural language processing; programming languages & formal methods; software engineering; systems & networking; and theory.