About this course
The Computer Science program leads to an Associate in Science degree and prepares students for transfer to a four year college or university.
The Computer Science program provides a firm grounding in the fundamentals of Computer Science which involves a variety of topics such as computer architecture, programming languages, object oriented programming and applications. Mathematics also plays a key role in Computer Science. Computer Scientists are problem solvers and need strong critical thinking skills and must be able to apply these to a variety of challenging problems and situations. These skills will be important in their further studies as well as in their chosen computer science career.
Students completing the Computer Science program are well prepared for transfer to four year institutions and generally transfer with junior status.