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The West Chester University Computer Science Department, within the College of Sciences & Mathematics, provides access, through education and state-of-the-art technology, to the ever-growing professional opportunities available in the fields of Computer Science.

The Department offers both a baccalaureate degree and a graduate degree in Computer Science, as well as a certificate in Computer Security. We also offer other undergraduate minors and certificates at the graduate level.

The B.S. in Computer Science Program is accredited by ABET. The Department is also designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

The Department is a member of Pennsylvania Association of Computer & Information Science Educators (PACISE).


The CS Department has two open tenure-track faculty positions. Review of applicants begins on January 15, 2021.



  • August 2020: Dr. Jongwook Kim joins the CS Department as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Kim received his Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin. His undergraduate work was done at Korea University. He is interested in automated software development using program analysis and transformation techniques. He has research experience in software refactorings, design patterns, software product lines and model-driven engineering with publications at multiple flagship conferences including ICSE, ICSME and SPLC. He is the author of the state-of-the-art refactoring engines that increased refactoring speed by an order of magnitude over Eclipse Java Development Tools (JDT) refactorings and the first feature-aware refactoring engine that can apply object-oriented refactorings to software product lines in Java.
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