Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

The only urban land-grant institute of computing offering graduate degrees in the capital of the United States.

We provide baccalaureate, masters, doctoral degree programs in Computer Science, Information Technology, and Cybersecurity.

Each degree program has been tailored to meet the demand of highly educated graduates to support computing industries and state or federal agencies in the greater National Capital Region spanning Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia. Please click the degree program for detail.

School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS)

UDC-SEAS This Could be You

UDC-SEAS This Could be You (Video Introduction)

SEAS Capstone Senior Projects, April 26, 2024 (9:00 AM - TBA), Building 42-Room A09

SEAS Capstone Senior Projects, April 26, 2024 (9:00 AM - TBA), Building 42-Room A09

Webinar Series on "Securely Operating Through 5G Infrastructure"

Webinar Series on "Securely Operating Through 5G Infrastructure" flyer

2022 Cybersecurity Awareness One-day Virtual Workshop

This workshop is to motivate the community (including students, faculty, and staff) at the University of the District of Columbia and make them become the nation's essential personnel in Cybersecuirty. WEBSITE

AmazonNext UDC Design Challenge 2022

The AmazonNext UDC Design Challenge is to help students understand how to redesign a platform/app/product to be more inclusive to meet customer needs.

2022 AmazonNext at UDC

Amazon and UDC pilot a program of opportunity to benefit underrepresented students' exposure, experience and skills and promote diversity initiatives in STEM with an investment of $420,000.

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Best AI-Powered Solution award at the Technica Hackathon


CCSC Eastern's 39th Annual Regional Conference


Video capturing to promote the programs

Highschool Visit

Ballou Highschool Visit


Increased Internship Opportunities and Activities


The 49th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education

Senior Project

Adaptive Video Game AI


2018 Design Challenge Competition Award at BEYA

National Centers of Academic Excellence in IA Education (CAE/IAE)
Department of the Navy (HBCU/MI)
Department of Computer Science at Denver University
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Catholic University
Apple Inc.
Microsoft Corporation