computer science studies degree

Computer Science is the study of computers and computational systems. Unlike electrical and computer engineers, computer scientists deal mostly with software and software systems; this includes their theory, design, development, and application.

Program Objectives

  • Complete an Associate in Arts degree in Computer Science Studies.
  • Transfer seamlessly into a Bachelor of Science Degree Program with junior-level status in the receiving CSCU institution as part of the CSCU transfer tickets program.

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Communicate using terminology appropriate to Computer Science.
  • Understand theories and research methods used in computer Science.
  • Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills on questions asked in Computer Science.
  • Recognize the need to engage in lifelong learning.

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