Computer Science student Emily Dutile interned at Fidelity in Ireland Emily Dutile '14: Software Development Intern. Anselmian. (photo credit: Matt Dutile)

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Computer Science Department

The Department of Computer Science offers a major program of study in three areas:

Our degree programs prepare students to work effectively in industry and government jobs, and to enter graduate programs.

Students are introduced to the basics of operating systems and computer architecture, along with the fundamental concepts of data structures and the algorithms that proceed from them. In addition to examining the basic fundamental components found in a computer, emphasis is placed on designing and executing functional computing platforms.

Our students have the opportunity to practice conceptual theory in our labs and in the community. All students benefit from one-on-one interaction with our faculty, while many students take advantage of our extensive network of internship opportunities.

The Computer Science Department participates in three minors: Computer Science Minor, Web Design Minor, and Computational Physical Science Minor.

Refer to the Online College Catalogue for more information, including course descriptions.

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College Community Gathers to Celebrate Faculty Research

College Community Gathers to Celebrate Faculty Research

College Community Gathers to Celebrate Faculty Research

The Saint Anselm College community recently gathered for the third annual Celebration of Research and Scholarship. Faculty presentated their original and collaborative 2016 published works....Read More

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Summer School Registration Begins February 27

Summer School Registration Begins February 27

Summer School Registration Begins February 27

Registration for Saint Anselm College summer school courses begins on February 27. Current students and the general public can enroll in both online and on-campus classes....Read More

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Game-Changing Software for Football Teams Developed by Saint Anselm Student

Game-Changing Software for Football Teams Developed by Saint Anselm Student

Game-Changing Software for Football Teams Developed by Saint Anselm Student

It's first and goal for Eric Wilson, a senior at Saint Anselm College who, with his business partner, has developed software that could revolutionize the way football teams are coached and practice plays....Read More

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Fall 2016 Dean's List Announced

Fall 2016 Dean's List Announced

Fall 2016 Dean's List Announced

Mark W. Cronin, dean of the college, has announced that the following students have been named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester....Read More

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Ten Student-led Groups to Spend Winter Break in Service at Home and Abroad

Ten Student-led Groups to Spend Winter Break in Service at Home and Abroad

Ten Student-led Groups to Spend Winter Break in Service at Home and Abroad

On January 7, 144 Saint Anselm College students will embark on Service and Solidarity Missions Trips to locations ranging from Phoenix, Ariz., to Hartford, Conn....Read More

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Contact Us

Carol Traynor, Sc.D., Chair
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive #1658
Manchester, NH 03102
(603) 656-6021
computerscience@anselm.edu

 

Meet Professor Traynor

Computer Science professor Carol Traynor

Professor Traynor talks about jobs, computer games, and math phobia.
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Highlighted Course

CS228 Computer Forensics

Seizing evidence from a computer to prosecute an accused criminal--that's computer forensics.

Our interdisciplinary course, Computer Forensics, gives you a foundation in the theory and history with hands-on activities to practice finding hidden files.

In today's digital age, experts in computer forensics are the solution to civil and criminal investigations as well as cybercrime.

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Highlighted Event

Ninth Annual Programming Contest for High School Students

The competition will consist of teams of 1-3 students who will solve a set of programming problems within a limited time (2 hours). This type of competition tests their fundamental programming skills, their ability to analyze problems and also their ability to work together as a team. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served and prizes awarded.
Date: Saturday, April 2, 2016
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Computer Science Lab, Poisson Hall

An "Hour of Code" (www.code.org)
Computing IB students will demonstrate how programming is for everyone by showing fellow participants how to create simple drawings using a visual programming language. Everyone is invited.
Date: Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015
Time: 2:30 to 4:30 PM
Location: North Lounge, Cushing Hall

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