Department of Computer Science

McMurry University
Abilene, Texas 79697-0368


You’ll gain the knowledge and skills essential to a career in information systems and security, human-machine interface, artificial intelligence, game design and more.

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What Sets Us Apart

When you study computer science at McMurry, you’ll be working directly with some of the most highly skilled faculty in the region. Your professors are experts in fields such as web applications, social media, software, HTML and programming languages. More importantly, they know how to pass that expertise on to you.

What You Can Earn

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

You’ll learn mathematics, programming and computer architecture, as well as gain experience working with networks, algorithms and operating systems. For the capstone experience, you’ll work as a team to implement a software system.

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Digital networks and modern IT systems, for both business and entertainment, are the focus for this degree. You’ll also implement a software system as your capstone experience.

Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity (Online)

Cybersecurity is high-demand, high-reward career path. With a B.S. in cybersecurity, you’ll gain the knowledge and tools to identify cyber risks, actors and methods to deter threats and keep data, people, and organizations safe.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Grades 6-12

Take your B.S. in computer science back to the classroom. Combined with a minor in curriculum and instruction, this B.S. degree prepares you to prepare the next generation of students.


You’ll graduate with an in-depth knowledge of computer hardware, software and communication networks. This is exactly what you’ll need to gain a place in an advanced graduate program in a related field or a sought-after role as a game or graphics developer, network administrator, programmer or programming analyst.

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