The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science (MCS) provides a comprehensive computer science education.
In 2022, our on-line master’s program in computer science ranked 11th in the country. (Article Link) Students discover courses that combine theoretical computer science foundations with industry-relevant practical knowledge. LTU’s internationally recognized faculty help to guide each student. This personal attention optimizes the learning experience and enhances creativity and complex problem-solving skills.
With a unique approach to computer science education, it’s no wonder that LTU students reach the highest possible levels in their fields. LTU students publish more peer-reviewed scientific papers than most other computer science departments, including leading private and public universities.
In the end, our students begin exciting careers and in fact, in a recent ranking by Yahoo showed LTU’s return on investment to be in the top 5 % of all Colleges and Universities in the USA.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant Programs
To cultivate an analytical, quantitative, computational, and interdisciplinary mindset in our students. Faculty are committed to providing students with data-driven skills using mathematical and computational methods that are critical for understanding and solving today’s most challenging problems.