Computer scientists design and build software, develop effective ways to solve computing problems, and devise new and better ways of using computers.
Research in computer science at MSU focuses on areas that include:
- Embedded Intelligence
- Digital Evolution
- Data Mining
- Pattern Recognition and Image Processing
Computer Science has applications in virtually every industry. Computer science students augment their major studies with cognates in interest areas that can include: business, communication arts and sciences, foreign language, mathematics, the natural sciences, philosophy, psychology, the social sciences, telecommunication, or other areas.