Computer Science and Engineering
Computer professionals are responsible for analyzing requirements, planning, designing, developing and supporting computing solutions. Computer professionals are employed in all industries, including manufacturing, finance, service, retail and gaming.
Certificates and degrees:
- Computer Science and Engineering–AST2
Please contact the department advisor before enrolling in this program. The program curriculum is developed for each student on an individual basis. Program requirements are dictated by the four year university the student is planning to transfer into.
Computer scientists are responsible for analyzing requirements, planning, developing high-level design, writing, and testing the program that delivers the expected results. Computer scientists may be involved with support and maintenance of the solutions.
Computer scientists are employed in all industries such as manufacturing, finance, service, retail, gaming, and others. Typically, computer scientists work with other professionals in order to develop solutions that meet business and customer requirements.
Computer science specialties include:
- Artificial intelligence
- Computer vision
- Graphics and animation
- Embedded systems
- Operating Systems
- Program languages and compilers
- Demonstrate understanding of the derivative as instantaneous rate of change and the definite integral as a limit of a Riemann sum in applied problems.
- Analyze and solve multi-step problems using techniques through single-variable calculus, and communicate the results.
- Apply fundamental principles and relationships from the Natural Sciences to analyze technological or scientific problems.
- Acquire scientific and technological information from appropriate sources to examine issues, claims or situations.
- Apply scientific and technological knowledge and methodologies to creatively solve technological or scientific problems.
- Communicate with various audiences using a variety of methods.
- Demonstrate progress toward healthier behaviors.
- Analyze, interpret, and evaluate works and ideas in the Humanities within appropriate global and historical contexts.
- Obtain, evaluate, and ethically use information.
- Analyze patterns of power, privilege and inequality.
- Evaluate, analyze, and explain events, behaviors, and institutions using perspectives and methods in the Social Sciences.