Computer Science

Computer Science

Computer Science

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Are you good in math and science and want to know how computer systems work? Have you ever wondered how computers store data, or how artificial intelligence helps find Internet information faster or makes games better, or how computers have changed society? Would you like to learn how to write your own programs and applications?

San Jacinto College’s Associate of Science in Computer Science may be the right program for you! It is designed to prepare graduates for transfer to the universities to complete computer information system or computer science bachelor’s degrees.

Type: Academic
Location: North, Central and South Campuses
Degree/Certificate: Associate of Science
Duration: Four terms
Program: (2COSCI)

Students also may seek an occupational certificate, certificate of technology or Associate of Applied Science in Application Programming.

Other computer related areas of study include Website Applications Development, Desktop Support and Microsoft Networking, Cisco Networking, and Information Technology Security.

Some of the programming courses will be accepted for transfer to certain schools, but please check with an educational planner for more details on course transferability.

Career Opportunities

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Architecture & Engineering
  • Database Management Systems
  • Graphics Systems
  • Human-Computer Interaction 
  • Operating Systems & Networking
  • Programming Systems
  • Scientific Computing
  • Security

Earning Potential

  • Software developer (applications) - $105,160*
  • Software developer (systems software) - $105,333*
  • Database administrator - $79,266*
  • Computer hardware engineer - $110,021*
  • Computer systems analyst - $98,628*
  • Web developer - $70,180*
  • Information security analyst - $$101,338*
  • Computer programmer - $81,014*
  • Computer and information systems managers - $157,226*

Source: www.TexasWages.com, gulf coast region, 2016

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Contact Information

Contact Info: 
Name: 
Heather Phillips, Chair - Central Campus
Phone: 
281-476-1841
Name: 
Gail Mason, Chair - North Campus
Phone: 
281-998-6150 x 7242
Name: 
Sharon George, Faculty - North Campus
Phone: 
281-998-6150 x 7243
Name: 
Roger Watkins, Chair - South Campus
Phone: 
281-929-4603
Name: 
Pamela Betts, Faculty - South Campus
Phone: 
281-998-6150 x 3549
Name: 
Terry Hanks, Faculty - South Campus
Phone: 
281-998-6150 x 3502
Name: 
Jim Meeks, Faculty - South Campus
Phone: 
281-922-3451
Name: 
Ralph Penn, Faculty - South Campus
Phone: 
281-998-6150 x 3276
Name: 
Joyce Welby, Faculty - South Campus
Phone: 
281-922-3449

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