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Careers in Computer Science

Over 90 percent of recent graduates have gone to graduate school and/or have found employment related to their computer science major.  Employers include:

  • Pixar (R&D in Computer Generated Imaging)
  • EA Sports (game development)
  • FBI (cyber security)
  • Raytheon (first-responder command system)

Some of our students have received graduate assistantships in computer science PhD programs at a number of major institutions, including:

  • University of California at Berkeley
  • University of Wisconsin at Madison
  • University of Washington
  • Notre Dame

Many of our other recent graduates are involved in Java/C#, Web, or mobile device (iPhone etc.) development.

Visit Duquesne's Career Services for more information on:

  • skills you will acquire as a computer science major;
  • potential careers you'll be qualified to begin;
  • types of employers offering these careers;
  • strategies to enhance your marketability for various careers.