What can you do with a B.S. in Applied Computer Science?
The field of applied computer science is robust and offers plenty of opportunities. With your computer science degree, you’ll gain an understanding of programming and other technical skills that are in high demand in various industries. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, occupations in the field of computer and information technology are expected to grow 12% between 2018 and 2028, faster than the national average.
You can join this rapidly expanding field with a degree from Point Park University. The online computer science bachelor’s degree program allows you to choose from four concentrations that help tailor your education to your career goals. They include software development, big data and analytics, networking and security, and a general track.
Point Park’s online computer science bachelor’s degree covers relevant topics like web development, big data and digital security while ensuring a diverse curriculum that offers students key skills needed for career preparedness. No matter the concentration you choose, each course in our program is developed for professionals by professionals, with our highly experienced instructors offering expertise from their own unique experiences. With our supportive online community on your side, you’ll have access to our dedicated support staff from application to graduation. With an applied computer science degree, your future is at your fingertips.
Transform Your Experience into College Credit
Point Park University is proud to introduce a new Prior Learning Assessment and Advanced Standing/Experiential Learning Credit opportunities. Students can transfer credits from qualifying experiences, including other college institutions, College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST exams) or UEXCEL exams, Advanced Placement credit and experiential learning assessment portfolio submissions. Experiential learning credits are not considered current coursework for financial aid and they do not fulfill any of the minimum 30 credits that must be completed at Point Park University to graduate. In addition, experiential learning credits through portfolio submissions are capped at 18 credits.
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|Next Start Date: ||August 29, 2021 |
|Est. Program Length: ||2 – 4 Years |
|Credit Hours: ||121 |
|Course Length: ||8 Weeks |
|Cost Per Credit: ||$520 |
|Transfer Credits Accepted: ||Up to 90 |
Next Start Date: August 29, 2021
Est. Program Length: 2 – 4 Years
Transfer Credits Accepted: Up to 90