Careers

Computer Science

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science provides a blend of theory and applications that prepare students for a variety of computer science and software engineering positions in industry or government, while laying the foundation for graduate study in computer science or software engineering. 

The program allows students to apply knowledge and skills in computer science and software engineering acquired in the program to a number of areas of concentration, including Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Homeland Security and Human Factors. This program is offered at the Florida campus. 

Career Areas

  • Aerospace Technology
  • Avionics
  • Computer Architecture
  • Database Management
  • Consulting Firms
  • Electronics
  • Control Systems
  • Graphics
  • Networks
  • Operating Systems
  • Robotics
  • Software Development
  • Systems Integration
  • Telecommunications
  • Teaching/Instruction

Employers

  • Advertising Industry
  • Aerospace Industry
  • Aviation Industry
  • Banking Industry
  • Defense Industry
  • Educational Institutions
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Insurance
  • Manufacturing Firms
  • Software Companies
  • Video Producers
  • Oil Industry
  • Homeland Security
  • Construction
  • Federal Government

Career Development Strategies

  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies
  • Learn computer languages sought by industry
  • Acquire capacity for attention to details
  • Develop ability to work with a team
  • Develop verbal & written communication skills
  • Develop interpersonal skills
  • Seek Co-op/Internship opportunities