Alumni and Careers

Bowdoin’s curricular offerings in computer science prepare graduates well for further study or professional careers in teaching, industry, and financial services.

Recent computer science majors have entered graduate programs at:

  • Brown
  • Carnegie Mellon
  • Dartmouth
  • Georgia Tech
  • Indiana
  • Michigan
  • Northwestern
  • Penn
  • Princeton
  • Stanford
  • Tufts
  • UCLA
  • Utah
  • Washington
Other graduates have followed different short- and long- term career paths, such as the Peace Corps, medicine, law, neuroscience, physics, and music composition.

Many computer science graduates have taken positions at firms such as:

  • Google
  • Amazon
  • Twitter
  • American Management Systems
  • Chase Manhattan
  • Goldman Sachs
  • ITA Software
  • Meditech
  • Coopers and Lybrand
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Sun Microsystems

In addition, graduates have worked for a variety of other companies inside and outside the technology industry.

Recent graduates have also secured positions with Bay Area start-up firms including Okta and Heroku.

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