The Computer Science (CS) program combines practical experience with current programming languages, together with a theoretical background in
computer science. The program prepares students to transfer to a 4 year institution in Computer Science, or obtain a position in industry. The
program covers instruction in the principles of computational science, computing theory; computer hardware and software design, computer
development, programming and applications.
Students will learn technical communication, teamwork skills to solve problems, develop professional
knowledge, and skills in the computer science field. The career opportunities would include: Computer Programmers, Software Application Developers,
Computer Systems Analysis, Database Administrator, Web Developer, and Computer User Support Specialist. In addition, the program offers
certificates in specialized areas of study that can be earned in combination with a degree or in a stand-alone fashion separate from the
PROGRAMS and DEGREE REQUIREMENTS:
There are three program options for Computer Science. The Associate of Science requires 65
credits over 4 recommended semesters and can be completed online.
Notes: Students must complete all of the courses listed above with a "C" or better in order to receive the Associate of Science Degree and
Below are the courses we offer that are most relevant to this program. Check the program options above to
see which courses are required. Courses in other academic areas are also required. Please view the College Catalog for course
descriptions not listed below.