Research involvement can inspire you to continue your education and prepare you for a variety of careers in both industry and academia. As a top research institution, UMass offers a thriving interdisciplinary research community, including in the field of computer science, with award-winning research faculty and programs. Our CICS annual research funding exceeded $17.5 million in 2015 and the college maintains significant research collaborations with more than 30 industry-leading technology companies.
Computer science research is advancing rapidly, with headline innovations, problems, and algorithms. Here is how you can get involved in this exciting and fast-paced environment.