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Our Students

Student Profile

Enrollment
Bachelors Enrollment: 543
Masters Enrollment: 71
PhD Enrollment: 30

 

Average GPA
Bachelor: 3.4
Masters: 3.58 (entering GPA)
PhD: 3.82 (entering GPA)

 

Minority Representation
Undergraduate: 18%
Graduate: 28%
Number of Countries Represented: 27

Undergraduate Statistics (2014 Graduating Class)

Average Starting Salary
Bachelor: $75,000 - $85,000

Language Skills
Bi-lingual: 63%
Languages have included: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Q'eqchi, , Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Tahitian, Thai, Welsh

In a recent survey, most of our recent graduates reported that they had a job or graduate school plans upon graduation.

 

Student Training

Languages taught in program: Java, C, C++, C#, Python, Ruby, PHP, Javascript, SQL, Assembly, Scheme

Topics included in the curriculum: Internet Programming, Operating Systems, Business, Linux, Security, Software Systems Design, Database Modeling, Graphics and Design, Systems/Networking, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Applications Development, Computer Aided Geometric Design, Natural Language Processing, Information Extraction, and Bioinformatics

Student Resources/Organizations: ACM, Unix Users Group, Ruby Users Group, Game Developers, and Women in Computer Science

 

Some companies that recruit our students:

(During the years 2013 to 2014, 83 students were employed by companies in Utah and 61 by companies outside of Utah.)

  • Adobe
  • Amazon.com
  • Ancestry.com
  • Apple
  • Bank of America
  • Boeing
  • Cingular
  • Dreamworks
  • ExxonMobil
  • Hewlett Packard
  • General Electric
  • General Motors
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Google
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • L-3 Communications
  • Lawrence Livermore National Labs
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Lucion Technologies
  • MIT
  • Micron
  • Microsoft
  • Motorola
  • NASA
  • National Instruments
  • National Science Foundation
  • Navair
  • Novell
  • Omniture
  • Overstock.com
  • Pixar
  • Raytheon
  • Sandia National Labs
  • Sony
  • Symantec
  • The Pentagon
  • The United Nations
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  • Walt Disney Animation
  • Yahoo!

Some graduate programs that accepted our students:

(During the years 2007 to 2014)

  • Brigham Young University
  • Carnegia Mellon University
  • Georgia Tech University
  • Massachusettes Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Princeton University
  • Stanford University
  • Yale University