Date & Time:
January 22, 2020 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location:
Crerar 298, 5730 S. Ellis Ave., Chicago, IL,
01/22/2020 12:00 PM 01/22/2020 01:00 PM America/Chicago Masters Program in Computer Science (MPCS) Information Session Crerar 298, 5730 S. Ellis Ave., Chicago, IL,

MPCS Information Session

Join Borja Sotomayor, Director of the Masters Program in Computer Science, and Molly Stoner, Director of Admissions and Student Life, as they share information about the MPCS.

The Masters Program in Computer Science (MPCS) at the University of Chicago offers a MS in CS degree that can be completed in one academic year. The MPCS is comprehensive and professionally-oriented. It combines the foundations of computer science with the applied and in-demand skills necessary for technology careers. The MPCS is designed for students looking to work in the technology field and interested in careers in Data Analytics, High Performance Computing, Information Security, Mobile Computing and Software Engineering. Core classes begin in the Autumn quarter. Introduction to programming and math for Computer Science classes are offered in the Autumn quarter, if needed.

Join us for lunch!

On-Campus Information Session
Wednesday, January 22nd @ 12:00 p.m.
John Crerar Library Room 298
5730 South Ellis Avenue

RSVP to reserve your space!

Additional information about the program can be found at: http://csmasters.uchicago.edu/ or by sending email to questions@cs.uchicago.edu.

Borja Sotomayor

Senior Instructional Professor of Computer Science

I am a Senior Instructional Professor in the Department of Computer Science, where I teach intro CS, software development, computer networks, and distributed systems. I am also the Director of the Masters Program in Computer Science.

I am involved in a number of other activities on campus, such as being the faculty advisor to the department’s student organizations.

I am not actively involved in research at the moment, but my research has primarily focused on resource allocation on distributed systems using virtualization. I have published a number of papers on those subjects and, more recently, I have also published some papers on Computer Science Education.

I also design t-shirts.

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