Computer science is the study of algorithms — problem solving methods — and how to express solutions in software to be run on a computer. In today’s world, Computer scientists are found working in almost every field, from healthcare to entertainment to the environment. They use problem-solving and teamwork skills to solve real-world problems.
Bilal Abdul-Nabi ’13, software engineer at Insparisk
My internship experience [at HBO] was great because I got to prove what I learned at Manhattan College in a real-world setting. It also gave me a reasonable amount of confidence in my skills as a programmer, since my changes to the source code are now implemented in a real-world company.