Associate in Science Degree in Computer Science is a 68- to 71-credit-hour program for persons wishing to complete the first two years of study toward a bachelor’s degree at a four-year college or university. The program includes a general education component as well as a strong computer knowledge and skill base.
Persons with computer science skills design, engineer, produce, implement, sell or service systems for a variety of organizations. Many are employed to analyze jobs, translate them into computer language, refine programs or operate systems on a daily basis.
Students are strongly advised to familiarize themselves with the computer science program at the schools to which they plan to transfer. The general education component is designed to meet receiving institutions’ guidelines. Students should contact the instructional department or a counselor or advisor to plan a program to meet those requirements.