CS majors Spring 2021

811%Percentage of growth in number of Comp Sci undergrads in the last 10 years

$128KAverage starting salary for graduates of the Professional Master’s Program


Congratulations to CS undergrad Hilldale Research Fellowship recipients!

Seven Computer Sciences majors were awarded Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowships at the recent Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards Ceremony. Grants are awarded to undergraduates and their faculty/staff advisors for research collaboration. The…

Jin-Yi Cai awarded prestigious Gödel Prize

Professor Jin-Yi Cai of the Department of Computer Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been jointly awarded the prestigious Gödel Prize in theoretical computer science. The award is sponsored…

Incoming faculty member Ming Liu awarded SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award honorable mention

Incoming faculty member Ming Liu was awarded honorable mention for the 2021 ACM SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award for Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis in Computer Networking and Data Communication from the Association for…

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