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Computer Science, Associate Degree

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Santa Clarita, CA, United States
The Computer Science program from College of the Canyons is designed to address problems in organizing, representing, manipulating, and presenting information in an automatic processing environment.
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Overview

The goal of the Computer Science program from College of the Canyons  is to provide understanding of the functions of the modern computer and operational skills in programming.

Key facts:

The following list is a sample of the many career options available for the computer science major. While a few require an associate degree, most require baccalaureate degrees and some require a graduate degree: programmer, computer hardware specialist, data base specialist, computer operator, systems analyst, programmer analyst, software engineer, and instructor.

Degree Student Learning Outcome: 

Students will be able to students identify, evaluate, analyze, and present fundamental software solutions and their applications.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Algorithms and Programming/Java 
  • Introduction to Algorithms and Programming Lab 
  • Computer Architecture and Assembly Language 
  • Data Structures and Program Design 
  • Data Structures and Program Design Lab 
  • 'C' Programming 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    76

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • New students are classified as those who have NEVER taken courses at College of the Canyons before and are not currently enrolled in high school. If you took classes while you were in high school, but have not taken any College of the Canyons courses since you graduated high school, you would be considered a new student.  

  • International students have a custom application form to support their student visa process. Please send an email to get quickly connected to an international student admission specialist.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    265 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 265 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    265 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 265 USD per credit and a duration of .
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Living costs for Santa Clarita

  • 1290 - 2230 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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