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School of Computing

Congratulations to our newest School of Computing graduates from summer 2020 and fall 2020. Welcome to the USA Jaguar alumni family and best wishes for your future.

SOC Graduates Summer and Fall 2020

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Message from the Dean

Welcome to the School of Computing at the University of South Alabama.

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 11 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. These occupations are projected to add about 531,200 new jobs.

Establishing a skilled computing workforce is essential to the long term economic stability of the region and can provide Alabama students long-term, recession-resilient employment opportunity. The School of Computing will meet the challenge.

Whether you are interested in creating computer games, defending cyberspace, building computer networks, or finding computing solutions to business challenges, you have come to the right place.

Unlike many universities, the computing paradigms are centralized at USA. This allows for overlap and cross pollination that enriches each computing field, while providing each space to accomplish the depth of basic research. Our Center for Forensics, Information Technology, and Security connects our faculty and students to industry and government through internships and technology transfer.

Our graduates are equipped with a broad spectrum of technology and analytical skills. Students have been placed in high tech companies such as...

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