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


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Michael Ferris developing vaccine fairness recommendation engine

Ferris and Corey Jackson, assistant professor at the UW–Madison Information School in CDIS, are developing a vaccine fairness recommendation engine that will support equitable decision making . . .

NIST award helps Computer Sciences professors help first responders

First responders make split second decisions under stressful conditions that may make the difference between life and death. Thanks to UW-Madison Computer Sciences professor Suman Banerjee and his team, the…

Ethics in Computer Science: new course prepares students to tackle ethical challenges in tech

By Elea Levin With technology evolving faster than ever and bringing important benefits to countless individuals’ lives, Professor Paul Barford decided to create a course that gives students a chance…

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