Computer Science is an exciting field that explores the limits of what computers can accomplish. It also spans many restraints and sectors of our economy, including science and research, industry, business and military. Coursework can include implementing and understanding properties of algorithms as well as discussing the social content of computing. This includes the history and evolution of machines, social impact of computers, and the code of ethics. A computer scientist can expect to enjoy a good salary, steady work, and opportunities to advance. Students in the computer science program should be ones that enjoy math, science, problem solving as well as new challenges.
This degree prepares you for transfer to a four-year university in order to receive a bachelor’s degree. A degree in Computer Science transfers to several public colleges and universities in Indiana, and will open a world of possible career choices including computer programmer, system analyst, and software application specialist.
Ivy Tech is a transfer partner for the Computer Science associate degree with IUPUI. Talk to your transfer advocate for more information about transfer opportunities!