This Day in Information: First Computer Science PhD

Today in 1965, Richard L.Wexelblat was the first candidate in a computer science program to complete a dissertation. Many doctorate candidates had performed computer-related work, but Wexelblat’s diploma, presented by the University of Pennsylvania,  was the first one to carry the designation “computer science.”

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