Message from the Computer Science Division Chair

Welcome to the Weisberg Division of Computer Science at the College of Information Technology and Engineering.

With recent rapid advances in computing and computer technology, computers are integrated with every aspect of our lives and Computer Science has become one of the most exciting and dynamic areas. The Weisberg Division of Computer Science offers ABET accredited B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. in Computer and Information Security, M.S. in Computer Science, M.S. degree in Information Systems, and M.S in Cybersecurity degree programs.

The B.S. and the M.S. degree programs provides an up-to-date curriculum stressing both theory and practice in the computer science and related areas. Students gain knowledge of various computing/IT fields and build expertise with excellent technical skills and strong analytical skills well-qualified for a high-paying career in a field in which an unprecedented demand exists. Graduates of the programs will contribute to West Virginia’s economic development, advance its competitive edge globally and contribute to improvement in the quality of people’s life.

Our dedicated faculty with strong academic and industrial experience will spend extra time with students in and out of the classroom to support students in their academic and personal growth. Faculty guide students to hone technical and research skills, as well as communication and leadership skills. In addition, students will have ample opportunities for research and industry experience through research projects and internships.

Please feel free to explore the possibilities of study in Computer Science at Marshall University on our web pages or by e-mailing me to either set up an appointment or to clarify any questions you may have about the programs in the Weisberg Division of Computer Science.


Wook-Sung Yoo, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair of the Weisberg Division of Computer Science