Virtually 100% of computer science graduates from Parkside’s Computer Science Department are in the computer science industry or accepted into graduate school. Students have the opportunity to work in a laboratory detached from the campus network. UW-Parkside’s Makerspace allows students to explore their innovative ideas and share their creativity. With the new advanced technology founded in the Makerspace, students are kept up-to-date on the latest technology. UW-Parkside’s App Factory is a community-based learning program that offers hands on learning with real clients in collaborative environments. Students working at the App Factory experience key and valuable skills in creating designs, developing prototypes, testing software, and other skills.