The Department of Computer Science at Stevens is one of the leading computer science departments in the country, with globally-recognized experts in cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and computer vision.
Computer Science and cybersecurity are the fastest growing fields globally, and the Department of Computer Science has experienced a huge increase in enrollment, making it the largest department at Stevens Institute of Technology. We afford our students a strong foundation in the principles of computer science and offer a wide range of courses in cutting-edge areas such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, programming languages, computer vision, and security and privacy. Our proximity to New York City yields numerous opportunities for internships, and our graduates accept jobs at some of the best-known names in the industry, including Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and IBM.
Message from the Chair
Giuseppe Ateniese, Chair of the Department of Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science at Stevens Institute of Technology is one of the largest and fastest-growing departments in the School of Engineering and Science.
The department strives to nurture the next generation of computer scientists who will be prepared to enter a rapidly growing technology field. In addition to our emphasis on problem-solving skills and theoretical foundations, we instill our students with hands-on programming experience and necessary business skills. Our students are immersed in the integration of science, technology, and project-management skills that the field requires.
The department boasts numerous globally recognized tenured and tenure-track faculty who participate in interdisciplinary research and development. Our faculty researchers focus on artificial intelligence and machine learning, computer vision, big data analytics, programming languages, computer security and cryptography, and software systems, providing our students with a wide variety of areas in which to research and learn. Many of our researchers have received prestigious awards (including the NSF CAREER Award) and control several million dollars in active research funding.
A Stevens degree in computer science, cybersecurity, data science, or machine learning empowers our graduates to be at the forefront of the current and next waves of innovation. We hope you’ll join us in shaping the future of technology.
Dr. Giuseppe Ateniese
Chair of the Department of Computer Science