Moraine Valley's Computer Science program is centered around the innovation in many areas including business, engineering, entertainment and science. The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Computer Science is designed for students wishing to transfer to a four-year institution.

Course curriculum is designed to satisfy the lower division requirements for a bachelor’s degree in a specific science-related field at four-year colleges.

Starting at Moraine Valley you will get your general education courses and interest-specific electives along one of four associate degree paths, allowing you to transfer to the four-year school of your choice.

These classes are largely the same courses you would complete in the first two years at a four-year school, but by completing them at Moraine Valley, you will save a significant amount of money on the cost of tuition and may be eligible for transfer student scholarships.

Potential Careers in Computer Science

  • Computer Programmer
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Systems Manager
  • Web Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Database Administrator
  • IT Architect
  • Systems Analyst
  • Security Analyst
  • Information Researcher
  • Network Administrator

Computer Science Transfer Degree Options

Earning your associate of science degree at Moraine Valley can make it more likely that you will transfer to a four-year school with junior status. Learn more about how you can complete the first two years of your college education at Moraine Valley before transferring to a four-year school to earn a bachelor's degree.



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