Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science & Engineering

World-class programs for a growing engineering industry.

Our engineering programs combine academic rigor with practical application in our new, cutting-edge facilities, classrooms and labs. Work towards an esteemed University of Colorado Boulder engineering degree, while enjoying the personal attention, small class sizes and spectacular surroundings of Western Colorado University.

 

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Areas of Study

actuarial science

Actuarial Science

Emphasis

Computer science

Computer Science

Major | Minor

Computer science

Computer Science – University of Colorado Partnership

Major

Data Analytics

Data Analytics

Minor

Data science

Data Science

Minor | Emphasis

Information Security

Information Security

Emphasis

Mathematics

Mathematics

Major | Minor | Secondary Licensure

Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering – University of Colorado Partnership

Major

Computer science

Software Engineering

Emphasis

Web design

Web Design & Development – Computer Science

Minor

School Overview

Cultivating leaders in engineering.

The Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science and Engineering represents an innovative partnership between Western and the University of Colorado Boulder College of Engineering and Applied Science. Together, we’re helping to build the state’s technically skilled workforce of engineers. Our brand-new 75,000-square-foot building provides versatile teaching and lab spaces including advanced instrumentation rooms, faculty offices and two large theater-style classrooms. It also includes indoor and outdoor spaces designed to promote a healthy, collaborative learning environment.

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Hands-on Learning

Our brand-new 75,000-square-foot building offers versatile teaching and lab spaces.

Western - CU Boulder Partnership

Earn an esteemed University of Colorado Boulder engineering degree from Western.

Take advantage of the innovative Western-University of Colorado Boulder partnership. Graduate with a degree from the prestigious University of Colorado Boulder—ranked in the top 20 nationally among public universities—while enjoying small class sizes, mentorship programs and world-class Rocky Mountain adventures in Gunnison.

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Cutting-edge facilities

This ultra-modern building includes indoor and outdoor spaces designed for a collaborative learning environment.

News & Research

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Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science and Engineering at Western Colorado University

Computer Science, Engineering Partnership Between Western, CU Boulder Featured in The Colorado Sun

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President Greg Salsbury visits Capitol for Governor’s signing of simplified name: Western Colorado University

President Greg Salsbury visits Capitol for Governor’s signing of simplified name: Western Colorado University

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President Greg Salsbury and Dean Bobby Braun discuss partnership – Western Colorado University

President Greg Salsbury and Dean Bobby Braun discuss partnership – Western Colorado University

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Western unveils Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science & Engineering with historic $80M gift

Western unveils Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science & Engineering with historic $80M gift

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In the news: Western receives $80M gift for School of Computer Science & Engineering

In the news: Western receives $80M gift for School of Computer Science & Engineering

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New School of Computer Science & Engineering featured in University Business magazine

New School of Computer Science & Engineering featured in University Business magazine

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Western adds new emphasis to Computer Science program

Western adds new emphasis to Computer Science program

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Nontraditional student writes his own future in geosciences

Nontraditional student writes his own future in geosciences

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Department Chair

Robert A. Cohen, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics, Chair of the Department of Mathematics & Computer Science

Contact Information

970.943.2119

admissions@western.edu

Campus Location

1 Western Way
Gunnison, CO 81230