Support the economic development of the region by providing a premier, industry-relevant, undergraduate education, rich in real-world-ready experiences, undergraduate research, and a mixture of theoretical and hands-on coursework.
Computer Science and
Fayard Hall, Room 307
1205 N. Oak Street
SLU Box 10847
Hammond, LA 70402
Interim Department Head
Dr. Lu Yuan, CSP
With an overarching goal of educating students to be ready for the workforce immediately upon graduating with a four-year degree, we provide real-world opportunities and hands-on coursework to complement the formal, theoretical foundations of our curricula.
We offer challenging undergraduate degrees in Computer Science (CS), Engineering Technology
(ET), Industrial Technology (IT), Information Technology (INFO TECH), and Occupational
Safety, Health, and Environment (OSH&E), as well as an Accelerated Computing Engagement
(ACE) program for high-achieving students who can complete the INFO TECH degree in
The starting salary for recent graduates of this department is approximately $53,000, with most students securing employment in the region. Read more about our Salary, Job Placement, and Enrollments [HERE].
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