Degree Type:Associate of Science Degree
Minimum Total Credit Hours to Complete:
- Transfer Degree
- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
The Associate of Science degree in Computer Science at Piedmont Virginia Community College prepares you for transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree. The program emphasizes the study of the science of computing and the use of computing in a scientific setting. PVCC has guaranteed transfer agreements with top colleges and universities that guarantee admission to PVCC graduates who meet specific academic transfer criteria.
Jobs this program prepares you for:
- Computer Operator
- Computer Programmer
- Computer Science Teacher
- Computer Scientist
- Computer Specialist
- Database Administrator
- Software Engineer
- Support Specialist
Additional Program Information:
Students entering all transfer degree programs are required to take one Writing Intensive Course, which has a prerequisite of ENG 111 and ENG 112, in order to graduate. Approved Writing Intensive Courses are specified with a "WI" section designation.
- List of courses that fulfill the requirement for Humanities, Social Science, and Science w/Laboratory Electives can be found in the Computer Science Degree Requirements.
- To meet the humanities elective requirement for this program, no more than one introductory foreign language course (101 or 102 level) may be used.
Printable Computer Science Degree Requirements