Computer & Information Sciences at North Carolina State University

Computer & Information Sciences at North Carolina State University

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. In addition, we cover how NC State ranks in comparison to other schools with computer and information sciences programs.

Go directly to any of the following sections:

Computer & Information Sciences Degrees Available at NC State

NC State Computer & Information Sciences Rankings

NC State is in the top 10% of the country for computer and information sciences. More specifically it was ranked #71 out of 1,185 schools by College Factual. It is also ranked #3 in North Carolina.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 20
Most Popular Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 22
Best Computer & Information Sciences Master’s Degree Schools 34
Most Focused Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 42
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 48
Best Computer & Information Sciences Doctor’s Degree Schools 48
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 80
Best Computer & Information Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools 82
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 103
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 118
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 261
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 689

Popularity of Computer & Information Sciences at NC State

During the 2019-2020 academic year, North Carolina State University handed out 232 bachelor's degrees in computer and information sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #48 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 3% over the previous year when 239 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 411 students received their master’s degree in computer and information sciences from NC State. This makes it the #22 most popular school for computer and information sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 30 students received their doctoral degrees in computer and information sciences in 2020, making the school the #19 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

NC State Computer & Information Sciences Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the computer and information sciences majors at North Carolina State University.

NC State Computer & Information Sciences Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 232 computer and information sciences majors earned their bachelor's degree from NC State. Of these graduates, 85% were men and 15% were women.

undefined

The majority of the students with this major are white. About 58% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from North Carolina State University with a bachelor's in computer and information sciences.

undefined
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 43
Black or African American 10
Hispanic or Latino 6
White 135
Non-Resident Aliens 24
Other Races 14

NC State Computer & Information Sciences Master’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 456 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in computer and information sciences from NC State. About 67% were men and 33% were women.

undefined

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from North Carolina State University with a master's in computer and information sciences.

undefined
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 30
Black or African American 7
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 100
Non-Resident Aliens 310
Other Races 8

Computer & Information Sciences Majors

Computer and Information Sciences students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Computer Science 541
Computer Software & Applications 119
Computer Systems Networking 56

Majors Similar to Computer & Information Sciences

Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 2,482
Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 825
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 760
Mathematics & Statistics 323
Natural Resources & Conservation 277

View All Computer & Information Sciences Related Majors >

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Find Schools Near You