Computer & Information Sciences at University of Washington - Seattle Campus
UW Seattle is located in Seattle, Washington and approximately 48,149 students attend the school each year. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 992 students received a bachelor's degree in computer and information sciences from UW Seattle.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Computer & Information Sciences section at the bottom of this page.
UW Seattle Computer & Information Sciences Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer & Information Sciences
- Master’s Degree in Computer & Information Sciences
- Doctorate Degree in Computer & Information Sciences
Online Classes Are Available at UW Seattle
If you are a working student or have a busy schedule, you may want to consider taking online classes. While these classes used to be mostly populated by returning adults, more and more traditional students are turning to this option.
UW Seattle does offer online education options in computer and information sciences for the following degree levels for those interested in distance learning:
- Master’s Degree
UW Seattle Computer & Information Sciences Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the computer and information sciences progam at UW Seattle compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The computer and information sciences major at UW Seattle is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Computer & Information Sciences. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Value Computer & Information Sciences Master’s Degree Schools||87|
|Best Value Computer & Information Sciences Schools||365|
In 2021, 666 students received their master’s degree in computer and information sciences from UW Seattle. This makes it the #13 most popular school for computer and information sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.
Computer & Information Sciences Student Demographics at UW Seattle
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the computer and information sciences majors at University of Washington - Seattle Campus.
UW Seattle Computer & Information Sciences Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 12% more racial-ethnic minorities in its computer and information sciences bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Washington - Seattle Campus with a bachelor's in computer and information sciences.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||21|
|Hispanic or Latino||35|
UW Seattle Computer & Information Sciences Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Washington - Seattle Campus with a master's in computer and information sciences.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||19|
|Hispanic or Latino||28|
UW Seattle also has a doctoral program available in computer and information sciences. In 2021, 57 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Computer & Information Sciences
Computer & Information Sciences majors may want to concentrate their studies in one of these areas. The table shows all degrees awarded in this field awarded for all degree levels at University of Washington - Seattle Campus. A concentration may not be available for your level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Computer Information Systems||945|
- Agriculture & Agriculture Operations
- Science Technologies / Technicians
- Engineering Technologies
- Natural Resources & Conservation
- Architecture & Related Services
Careers That Computer & Information Sciences Grads May Go Into
A degree in computer and information sciences can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for WA, the home state for University of Washington - Seattle Campus.
|Occupation||Jobs in WA||Average Salary in WA|
|Software Applications Developers||53,860||$131,790|
|Computer User Support Specialists||18,630||$62,180|
|Computer Systems Analysts||17,970||$96,860|
|Systems Software Developers||16,130||$121,250|
|Computer and Information Systems Managers||13,690||$159,290|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Joe Mabel under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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