About the Ying Wu College of Computing

The mission of the Ying Wu College of Computing (YWCC), which was established in  2001, is to bring education in a broad range of computing disciplines to students on  campus and at a distance to carry out cutting-edge research while working closely in  the industry. YWCC offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in multiple fields of  computing science, Web and information systems and a multidisciplinary undergraduate degree in information technology. 

YWCC resides on one of the most computing-intensive campuses in the world, helping  NJIT educate one of the largest groups of information technology students in the nation  in the applications of new technologies as learning tools. Not coincidentally, New Jersey  is one of the leading states for computing and high technology businesses. Thirty of the  nation's fastest-growing technology companies are based in the state, and New Jersey  ranks seventh in the nation as a cyberstate and eighth for venture capital investment— $3.5 billion—in information technology and software. Additionally, New Jersey offers  the second-highest wages in the nation for technology workers. YWCC graduates frequently land creatively satisfying and intellectually challenging jobs at major companies like  IBM, Mercedes-Benz and Pfizer.