The South College Computer Science program is designed to equip you with a strong foundation for success in this ever-changing field. Following a curriculum built on insights from industry professionals, you’ll learn how to design, implement, and manage software solutions to meet business needs. You’ll also work to acquire the skills for effective teamwork, critical thinking, business analysis, problem-solving, and continuous professional development
Your Computer Science courses will feature hands-on assignments in programming, scripting, system administration, networking, computing, data structuring, and more. The program culminates with two capstone courses in which you’ll evaluate a business problem and build a solution in the programming language of your choice, resulting in a portfolio piece that you can use to demonstrate your expertise to employers.
A passion for learning and problem-solving is essential to working in Computer Science, particularly in roles such as a Software Engineer or Information Security Analyst. New technology developments happen daily and staying on top of industry trends will be vital to your success. You’ll also need excellent communication skills, as being able to express your findings, listen to others, compromise, and handle conflict is important for Computer Science professionals.
To help you acquire the skills you need to pursue a career in Computer Science, our instructors draw on their in-depth field knowledge and professional experience to lead engaging course discussions and activities. You’ll also receive personalized one-on-one attention and guidance, with additional tutoring services and support available if you need it.Request Information