Computer Science - Associate of Science Degree

Science - Associate Degree
Program Details
Associate of Science
Academic Division: 
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Online Learning Option This program can be completed online or in the classroom.

Unlock a world of opportunities. Virginia Peninsula’s computer science curriculum will provide a rigorous and cost-effective way to prepare you to continue your education in the computer science field at the university level.

Our computer science program offers classes in problem solving and program design, software coding in two languages (Python and C++), data structures and algorithms, and computer organization and architecture. These are foundational courses that prepare students to transfer seamlessly to a state university to complete the final two years of a Baccalaureate degree. Students also acquire skills that provide access to internships and entry-level programming jobs.

Career opportunities include:

  • Software Developer
  • Web Developer
  • UX Designer
  • Mobile App Developer
  • IT (Information Technology) Project Manager
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Systems Architect
  • AI (Artificial Intelligence) Engineer
  • Computer Hardware Engineer
  • Video Game Developer

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