Do you like solving problems? Do you enjoy finding new and innovative ways to use your computer? If you like math, science, and, most importantly, computers, than this is the program for you!
Computer Science is a fast-paced discipline that spans from theoretical concepts to hands-on applications to cutting edge innovations. This two-year, transfer program offers a theoretical and application foundation to design and implement computer software. Individuals working in this field perform various roles, and an associate's degree in this program can help you choose a path in the Computer Science field that is right for you!
By the completion of the program, students will be able to:
The following is a list of the core courses required for the program.
For a complete listing of the program requirements, see the Computer Science Program Requirements (PDF - 27KB) in CCC's course catalog. Information about individual computer courses can be found in the Computer Courses section of the Course Catalog (PDF - 762KB).
A degree in this field may lead to employment as a(n):
Salaries for these types of careers range from $30,000 to $50,000+.
The Computer Science degree is designed for transferability. If you are interested in transferring to a four-year schools, please contact an academic advisor, the Career Development Center, or the Computing and Information Science Department Chairperson (see Program Contact Information section) to discuss transfer opportunities. Popular transfer options for our students include:
Ms Alicia McNett, Chairperson, Computer and Information Science Department
607-962-9300 or NY & PA 800-358-7171, ext. 9300