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Computer Science

Associate in Science

 

Computer Science

Software development is currently one of the most sought after careers in the nation. With the advent of artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain technology and progressive web apps, demand has never been higher. Students in our program learn the fundamentals of problems solving, oral and written communications and object-oriented programming. Ready to make your creative visions come to life and be a part of a fast-growing industry? Enroll in our Computer Science program today!

Our Computer Science program prepares students for advanced studies or specialization at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, programmer, cybersecurity, network administration, systems analytics and support.

 

 

 

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TRANSFER

Students have successfully transferred to:

  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University
  • Stockton University
  • Wilmington University

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CAREER

Students who complete the Computer Science, Associate of Science program who go on to earn a bachelor degree may find employment in occupations such as:

  • Computer Programmers
  • Computer and Information Research Scientists
  • Computer Network Architects
  • Computer Network Support Specialists
  • Computer Programmers
  • Computer Systems Analysts
  • Computer Systems Engineers/Architects
  • Computer User Support Specialists
  • Data Warehousing Specialists
  • Database Administrators
  • Database Architects

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YOUR DEGREE COST AND COURSES

First Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CSC131Intro to Computer Hardware and Operation3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG101English Composition I3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT170Discrete Mathematics3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HIS-ELECHistory Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HUM-ELECHumanities Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,700.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Second Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CSC140Computer Programming3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ECO201Macroeconomics3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG102English Composition II3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT153Precalculus4$0.00$720.00$720.00
OPE-ELECOpen Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,880.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Third Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CSC251Intro to JAVA Programming3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG202Introduction to Speech Communication3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT231Calculus I4$0.00$720.00$720.00
PHY221Calculus Based Physics I4$126.00$720.00$846.00
Subtotal:$2,646.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Fourth Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CSC252Advanced JAVA Concepts3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ECO202Microeconomics3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT232Calculus II4$0.00$720.00$720.00
PHY222Calculus Based Physics II4$126.00$720.00$846.00
Subtotal:$2,646.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Total Program Cost: $10,872.00*

* - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.

** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.