HBCU of the Month




Fort Valley State University

This month, we highlight
Fort Valley State University,
an HBCU located in Fort Valley, Georgia! 

Computer science at FVSU involves the study of the logical organization, design, and functions of computers with emphasis on scientific and technical applications. Students study programming principles, programming languages, data structure and networks, database and operating systems, software engineering, and artificial intelligence.

Professionals trained in computer science pursue careers in areas such as software development, product development, hardware design, systems analysis, database administration, network administration, application design and cybersecurity, among other areas.

FVSU’s Bachelor of Science degree major in computer science student with a firm foundation for graduate study, as well as the necessary skills for viable, entry-level employment upon graduation. Some exceptional students participate in dual degree engineering or geosciences programs with partner colleges.

FVSU’s Bachelor of Science degree program major in computer science is administered through the Mathematics and Computer Science Department in the College of Arts and Sciences.

-Fort Valley University Computer Science website

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  • Fort Valley State University has repeatedly been recognized by many publications as the top public HBCU in the state of Georgia! 
  • Population: 2,293
  • Location: Fort Valley, Georgia