Workforce Ready

Our graduates are securing well-paying and exciting careers in the southeast Louisiana region in the areas of computing, engineering and industrial technology, and occupational safety.

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Computer Science and Industrial Technology

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, Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, Information Technology and Occupational Safety, Health, and Environment (OSHE), as well as an Accelerated Computing Engagement (ACE) program for high-achieving students that can be completed in three years.

DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS
  • Programs accredited by ABET and ATMAE

  • ACE program allows qualified students to earn a bachelor's degree in Information Technology in just three years

  • Formal internship program established with Laitram for Engineering Technology and Industrial Technology students 

  • Diverse faculty with origins from many different countries

 

DID YOU KNOW?

The starting salary for recent computer science and industrial technology graduates is approximately $52,000.

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