God and Technology

God and Technology: How they come together at Northwestern. Getting your degree in computer science, cybersecurity or applied mathematics opens opportunities for well-paid, challenging, and enjoyable careers. Our field has a legacy of advances in technology, information sharing, economic forecasting, and quantitative problem solving. If you like technology or mathematics or find those skills come naturally to you, come and learn how Northwestern can help you put it all together.

Why is Northwestern the best place to study technology?

We give you a biblical foundation by integrating faith-related perspectives to concepts like computer algorithms and security, data analysis, and mathematical certainty.. We investigate how faith shaped the development of technological disciplines. We help cultivate an awe for our Creator by studying the natural world. We offer outstanding learning opportunities such as advanced coursework, research, and training with the latest computer software and applications. Our professors are accomplished professionals in their field working in careers such as a medical analyst, business consultant, software developer, statistician, and cryptologist for the U.S. military.

What will I do beyond classes?
  • Chapels: Meet with alumni, participate in book studies, and learn how technology can be used for God’s purposes.
  • Internships: Gain skills and experience in a business or conduct mathematical research.
  • Competitions: Participate in local, regional, national, and international technology-based competitions.
  • Conference Presentations: Attend and present at local and national conferences.
  • Subject Tutoring: Assist other students completing general education mathematics courses.
  • Teaching Assistantship: Assist faculty with grading and other course-related work.