NWCCD 2024-2025 Catalog 
  
    Jun 12, 2024  
NWCCD 2024-2025 Catalog

Computer Science AS


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The Associate of Science in Computer Science (CS) program combines practical experience with current programming languages, together with a theoretical background in computer science. The program covers instruction in the principles of computational science, computing theory, and programming. Students are provided a foundation to then complete their baccalaureate degree at a four-year institution in the many specialized concentrations of computer science.

Program Outcomes:
  1. Use appropriate techniques, technologies, and tools to implement solutions to computational problems.

  2. Ability to use both procedural and object-oriented coding techniques.

  3. Apply knowledge of computing and mathematics to solve problems applicable to the discipline.

  4. Recognize the need and benefit of continual learning in the area of computer science.

This program may be offered online.

Required Course of Study:

Freshman Year


Fall Semester - 15 credits


Spring Semester - 15 credits


Sophomore Year


Total Credit Hours: 60


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