Computer Science

What will I learn in this program?

The Major in Computer Science prepares students for transfer to a four-year college.  These courses are applicable to students wishing to pursue a degree in Computer Science.  Students wishing to major in related fields (Computer Engineering, Information Science, etc.) should consult with the Computer Science Department degree advisor.  Students should consider transfer applicability to their desired four-year college when choosing whether to take the programming sequence in C++ or Java.

What kind of jobs can I get once I complete the program? How much will they pay? What “demand” is expected for these jobs?

Occupation

Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Computer Support Specialists

$37,800

Faster than Average Growth

Database Administrators

$49,700

Faster than Average Growth

Computer Programmers

$50,100

Faster than Average Growth

Computer Systems Analysts

$54,600

Faster than Average Growth

Network and Computer Systems Administrators

$55,100

Faster than Average Growth

 

Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?

N/A

Does this program have any special costs?

N/A

How long will it take to complete this program?

Degree/Certificate

Time to Complete*

A.S. Degree in Computer Science

2 Years

*Based on full-time attendance or 12 units per semester

How do I get more information on this program?

CS Department website: www.ccsf.edu/cs

Department contact information: Craig Persiko, L462
415-239-3332
cpersiko@ccsf.edu