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Tech Advances Could Eliminate Majority of Current Jobs

A review of research in robotics and information technology in the spring edition of Issues in Science and Technology indicates that within the next 10 to 20 years, a combination of technologies will be capable of performing the jobs of as many as 80 percent of current workers. Workforce changes on this scale in agriculture […]

High School Students Compete in a Programing Competition

The UTDallas Spring High School Programming Contest was held on February 15th 2014.  The Computer Science (CS) Department organizes the contest each term.  Over 200 students participated in the contest.  A great deal of planning and preparation was done in advance by the CS Department.  Dr. Jay Veerasamy organized the event.  Dr. Ivor Page created […]


Models of Engagement The Computer Science Department boasts internationally renowned faculty as well as exceptional graduate and undergraduate students. There are many ways in which companies and government agencies can engage with our faculty and students in a mutually beneficial manner. Sponsored Senior Design Projects All undergraduates in computer science complete a capstone project during […]


Campus Map Buildings, parking, sports fields, emergency call stations, and University Village Apartments housing are included on the campus map. Current PhD Student Applying to Masters Level PhD students who have fulfilled the requirements for the MS degree may apply for dual status and receive a diploma for the MS degree while continuing with the […]

Financial Aid

Below are the types of financial assistance for full-time graduate students. They are all highly competitive. Students desiring financial assistance are encouraged to apply to our graduate program in computer science as early as possible. (Part-time students are not eligible for financial assistance)   Jonsson School Distinguished Graduate Fellows These are selected and supported by the Erik […]


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Name & Position Info Alagar, Sridhar Senior Lecturer (972) 883-4161 Arnold, Gordon Leslie Senior Lecturer (972) 883-7518 Bastani, Farokh B. Professor and Excellence in Education Chair [...]

Dr. Lin Develops Computer Security Techniques

 Dr. Lin has developed low-level security techniques to defend computers against viruses and other threats!  Computer viruses are tricky, but Dr. Zhiqiang Lin has developed computer software to out smart them!  To understand why his approach is so effective, a diagram and some background information in computer basics is needed. Pictured above is Dr. Zhiqiang […]

Requirements Engineering Tools for Free

From his lab at UT Dallas, Dr. Lawrence Chung is helping computer software developers, throughout the world.  He has developed a set of software tools, called “RE Tools” (Requirements Engineering Tools) to help with the requirements phase of software projects.  The toolkits are available as free, open software at:   Since 2009, there have been […]


Explore UT Dallas Student Organizations There are over 300 registered student organizations in categories like academics, arts, and music, club sports, cultural, educational, Greek, honor, political, recreation, religious, service learning, special interest, and spirit.  Click here to browse all UT Dallas Student Organizations. ACM Special Interest Groups ACM UTD is the official University of Texas […]

Computing Facilities

The Department of Computer Science hosts more than 40 research labs with access 24-hours a day, 7 days a week; 2 open labs for graduate students; and a 135-seat open access lab for undergraduate students. The labs consist of state-of-the-art, high-performance workstations and current generation desktop computers, all connected via gigabit Ethernet switches with a redundant 10 GbE […]


The Department of Computer Science is the flagship department of the Erik Jonsson School of Computer Science and Engineering of the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas). UT Dallas is a dynamic, rapidly growing institution made up of seven schools that feature an array of outstanding undergraduate and graduate degree programs. With more than […]


Computer Science Mission Statement The mission of the Department of Computer Science is to prepare undergraduate and graduate students for productive careers in industry, academia, and government by providing an outstanding environment for teaching, learning, and research in the theory and applications of computing. The Department places high priority on establishing and maintaining innovative research […]


Graduate Studies The graduate programs in computer science offer intensive preparation in design, programming, theory and applications. Training is provided for both academically oriented students and students with professional goals in the many businesses, industrial and governmental occupations requiring advanced knowledge of computer theory and technology. Courses and research are offered in a variety of […]


Welcome Welcome to the Department of Computer Science at UT Dallas.  With over 3,315 bachelors-degree students, more than 1,110 master’s students, 165 Ph.D. students, 52 tenure-track faculty members, 44 full-time senior lecturers, and over 500 part-time student employees, as of Fall 2019, we are one of the largest Computer Science Departments in the United States. [...]

UT Dallas Expert Leads Effort to Forge Future Internet Paths

Dr. Andrea Fumagalli, a telecommunications expert from The University of Texas at Dallas, has been chosen to lead a subset of an international collaboration to create the computer network architecture of the future — preparing for a time when trillions of devices are expected to be connected to the Internet. It’s expected that home electrical […]

ECS Adds Faculty, Outpacing School’s 2020 Goal

Students interested in engineering and computer science fields have been a major catalyst for University growth. Computer science and biomedical, mechanical, electrical and computer engineering have been among the top 10 declared majors for freshman the past two years. At the master’s degree level, computer science and electrical engineering have been among the top 10 […]

President determined for UTD to reach Tier One

In a speech at the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank, president David Daniel outlined the strides the university has made in its quest to become the first Tier One university in North Texas.  David Daniel’s favorite Tom Friedman book is That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How […]

Something for Everyone

To celebrate Martin Luther King Day on 1/20/2014, the Computer Science (CS) Department at UTDallas held computer workshops for students of all ages. Underprivileged school students attended for FREE! Workshops were available for students of all skill levels – beginner, intermediate, and advanced.   Most workshops were held in either the morning or afternoon and some […]

‘Reversing the Brain Drain’: A Tier One Report

This piece is an excerpt from a report that first ran in the UT Dallas Magazine.  The Magazine is available online or by free AppleiTunes app. Friendly competition has led to substantial public and private support for research in Texas.  When President David E. Daniel set out to transform The University of Texas at Dallas […]