Why Study Computer Science?

Merrimack College computer science majors focus on theory, algorithms and implementation of computing concepts.

You’ll learn about web and mobile development and explore networks, graphics, programming language, and artificial intelligence. We also offer a computer science minor and cyber security minor at Merrimack. Our curriculum is based on the recommendations of leading computer science professionals in accordance with the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Guidelines. We provide strong coverage of current technology, together with a solid liberal arts foundation, to teach you how to communicate within an organization.

Why Merrimack?

  • You can choose from the computer science majors and minors which interest you the most.
  • Internships and co-ops will give you highly desirable work experience by the time you graduate.
  • First-year iTEC program offers a supportive environment and living/learning community for computer scientists and engineers.