Computer Science

A Dynamic and Expanding Field

Whether you’re interested in designing software applications, becoming a computer systems analyst or entering the world of game development, Wentworth’s Bachelor of Science in Computer Science prepares you to for a broad range of careers in this dynamic and expanding field.

Fundamental Abilities. Focused Expertise

As a computer science student at Wentworth, you’ll gain valuable skills in software design and computer architecture, and learn to program in high-level computer languages such as C, C++ and JAVA. You’ll take courses on topics ranging from database management and operating systems to networking and graphics. And you’ll have the opportunity to choose advanced electives in areas such as cryptography, artificial intelligence and bioinformatics.

Our students become proficient in applying computer science theory and best practices to problems in the workplace. And after they graduate, they attain and excel in productive and challenging computer science and software engineering positions in private-sector companies, government agencies and nonprofits.


The Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Learn more about Department of Computer Science and Networking.


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Working Abroad

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Career Outcomes

The First Destination Survey is administered bi-annually to all bachelor’s and master’s degree students who participated in the December, April, or August commencement exercises. The data below is collected up to six months following graduation by Wentworth Institute of Technology’s Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development. This information is collected in accordance with the national standards established by NACE.

View our comprehensive Class of 2022 report here which includes longitudinal comparisons through 2018.

If you are a member of the Class of 2023 please complete the Career Outcomes survey here.

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First Destination

First Destination is a nationally recognized term that is used to describe the first experiences of college graduates.  At Wentworth, we survey students at cap and gown pick-up and follow up within six months following graduation. Undergraduate students pursue a variety of opportunities post-graduation, including full-time employment, graduate school, and entrepreneurial endeavors.

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