Computer Science

Get your start in the field of computer science at Brookdale!

Brookdale’s A.S. Degree in Computer Science is designed for seamless transfer to a baccalaureate program in Computer Science, Management Information Systems (MIS) or Software Engineering.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, career opportunities for graduates with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science are expected to grow at 8% over the next 8 years, with an expected median salary of $74,280.

Computer Science graduates are employed as:

■ Computer & Information Research Scientists
■ Systems Analysts
■ Software Engineers
■ Web Developers
■ Information Architect
■ Information Security Analysis
■ Computer Programmers
■ Software Developers
■ Software Testers
■ Database Administrators
■ Data Modelers

Gain hands-on experience through the Computer Programming A.A.S. program to prepare for an entry level programming position. Graduates from this program are employed by a wide variety of companies, including banks and financial institutions, retail chains, manufacturers, government agencies, utility companies, and software and computer companies.

The A.A.S. program in Website Development provides you with the technical proficiency and expertise to plan, design, develop, implement, and maintain websites. Learn the skills to design, code and test software that is the backbone of electronic game design though Brookdale’s interdisciplinary program in Game Programming Design.

Learn From Faculty with Real-World Experience

Brookdale’s computer science faculty bring their real-world industry expertise to the classroom and lab. Their experience spans telecommunications, software engineering, website development, insurance, financial services, and Management Information Systems. Our students benefit from their practical knowledge.

Christina Vernoia
Website Development