computer science Career Opportunities
Why Choose Computing?
Computer Science is a necessary part of every technological advancement in our ever-changing world. Every industry faces the need of computer technology, so ideally, computer scientists are able to choose whichever industry they desire.
Job Skills Developed in Computer Science Majors
Possible Career Paths
Graduates from the computer science program are very successful in a range of high-demand fields. Career opportunities are available in a wide variety of settings including finance, insurance, medical, educational, governmental, manufacturing and service industries. Graduates could work as some of the following:
- Computer Hardware Engineer
- Computer Programmer
- Computer Systems Analyst
- Database Administrator
- Network and Computer Systems Administrator
- Software Applications Developer
- Web Developer
Career Services Center offers a list of resources to provide more information about what you can do with a major in computer science or computer information systems.
The Computer Science Department strongly encourages students to complete an internship. Internships help students to explore career areas in depth before graduation. This adds experience and greatly enhances the job search in the graduation year. Interns can enjoy both applying classroom lessons in the field and using new experiences to solve real world problems.