Advising

During your enrollment at Augusta University, you have an academic advisor to guide you every step of the way from orientation to graduation.

  • Chris Ham advises all School of Computer and Cyber Sciences students who have less than 60 credit hours.
  • Markus Bacha advises all School of Computer and Cyber Sciences students with 60 or more credit hours whose last names begin with A through G.
  • Wennie Squires advises all School of Computer and Cyber Sciences students with 60 or more credit hours whose last names begin with H through Z.

Be sure to contact your advisor each semester to confirm or update your graduation plan, discuss career goals, and resolve academic issues. They're always here to help you choose a path of success!

Student Activities

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
ACM is the world's largest educational and scientific computing society that delivers resources that advance computing as a science and as a profession. ACM provides the computing field's premier Digital Library and serves its members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career resources. The Augusta University student chapter of ACM has subgroups focused on programming, cyber defense and web development that participate in activities and competitions in their respective fields.

Augusta University Cyber TeamAugusta University's Cyber Defense team won "Best Network Security Team"  at the 2017 Leidos Capture-The-Flag Competition
The Augusta University Cyber Defense Team participated in its first competition last year and placed in the top 8 of 24 teams qualifying SECCDC Regionals at Kennesaw State University. The Cyber Defense Team meets weekly to prepare for SECCDC 2018 competition.  

 

Augusta University's Cyber Defense team won "Best Network Security Team"
at the 2017 Leidos Capture-The-Flag Competition


Tutoring

Located in the Academic Success Center, University Hall Suite 156

Tutor Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Amy S. 12:00p-1:30p 9:00a-10:30a 12:00p-1:30p *** ***
Bobby M.   *** 12:00p-2:30p (ASC)
2:30p-4:20p (CSCI 1301C AH E365)
  *** 1:00p-2:30p (ASC)
2:30p-4:20p (CSCI 1301D AH E365)
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Bryana V. 1:30p-3:00p 10:00a-11:30a (ASC)
11:30a-12:30p (CSCI 1301A AH N344)
5:00p-7:00p (ASC)
7:00p-9:00p (CSCI 1301B AH N344)
10:00a-11:30a (ASC)
11:30a-12:30p (CSCI 1301A AH N344)
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K.C. Powell *** 3:00p-6:00p 4:30p-6:30p *** ***

Schedule is subject to change based on student needs

All tutoring begins Monday, August 20th and ends on Wednesday, December 5th.  Students can drop in without an appointment for individual or group tutoring.

For questions or concerns about tutoring, please contact Paula Owens at 706‐667‐4211 or powens3@augusta.edu


Internship and Employment Opportunities

The School of Computer and Cyber Sciences works very closely with our Career Services department to ensure you're ready for the work force upon graduation from Augusta University. These companies are hiring right now for internships and other job opportunities - login to your Handshake account to learn more about these positions and apply today.

Ernst and Young: Now hiring for Summer internship and Full-Time leads for their Cyber Securities Unit. Minimum GPA required is 3.2. Full-Time leads must graduate between December 2018 and August 2019. Internship applicants must graduate between December 2019 and August 2020. Deadline to apply is September 28. Students interested in applying with Ernst and Young should contact Samantha Shore in Career Services to optimize their preparation and application for this competitive process.

Parsons: Now hiring for Summer 2019 internships and a Full-Time Systems Engineer position. Intern applicants must be graduating between December 2019-June 2022 and have a 3.0 GPA. Systems Engineer position is open to December 2018 or May 2019 graduates. Deadline to apply is October 12.

Rural Sourcing: Now hiring for Full-Time Java and .NET Developers. Deadline to apply is October 31.

 


 

 NSA Codebreakers Challenge

National Security Agency

Looking for a fun way to apply skills you've learned in the classroom to real-life scenarios? The 2018 National Security Agency Codebreakers Challenge is live! The Codebreakers Challenge consists of a series of tasks that are worth varying point amounts, based on their level of difficulty. Register using your school email address and take the challenge!


Georgia Cyber Center

The Georgia Cyber Center, Augusta University's Riverfront Campus, officially opened on July 10. Phase One of the facility, the Hull McKnight Building, will be the home of the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences. All School of Computer and Cyber Sciences upper-division courses will be held at the Hull McKnight Building. What opportunities are available for you as a student of the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences, using this new facility? Here's what our faculty had to say: