Develop a Viable Technology Career with a Computer Science Degree (B.S.)
Students who graduate with a Bachelor of computer science degree find success in careers in software architecture and development, database administration, web development, network and computer systems, and more.
Students pursuing a computer science degree will:
- Develop proficiency in computer programming languages such as C++ and Java.
- Understand the architecture of modern computers.
- Be able to understand and implement common data structures used in computing.
- Be able to develop and analyze algorithms for solving computing problems.
- Develop proficiency in computer networking.
- Understand the principles of computer operating systems.
- Understand the principles of compilers.
- Develop proficiency in at least one application area such as database management, web application, computer graphics, etc.
- Prepare for a variety of technology careers
- Earn a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and a master's degree in Information Security in just 5 years.
Computer Science Degree
- Information Security Analysts will see a 37% job growth.
- Software Developers will see a 22% job growth.
- Computer Systems Analysts will see a 25% job growth.
- Database Administrators will see a 15% job growth.
- Actuaries will see a 26% job growth.
- Operations Research Analysts will see a 27% job growth.
Outcomes & Opportunities
up to $18,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program »
for aspiring K-12 teachers of science, technology, and mathematics
Top Career Paths
- Computer Scientist
- Software Developer
- Web Developer
- Database Administrator
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Undergraduate Admissions Requirements
- Completed application
- Official transcripts
- Letter of recommendation
- Official SAT and/or ACT test scores (Marywood is test optional)
- Essay (optional)
Map & Directions
The Center for Natural and Health Sciences contains various science laboratories, computer labs, the 100-seat Comerford Theatre, and various classrooms. Classrooms for our Math and Computer Science, Science, Nursing, and Public Administration programs are in this building.
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