Overview - Associate’s Degree in Computer Science


The Associate of Science in Computer Science online degree program is built on a technical base and enables students to explore the field from a range of perspectives.

Students will gain a fundamental understanding of:

  • Mathematical and scientific principles underlying computing and information technology.
  • How to apply strategies for effective design and computing systems.
  • Methods and Tools to analyze technical problems.
  • Develop critical thinking skills in computer ethics.

The online computer science associate program introduces students to the IT industry, grounds them in the techniques of computing, and equips them for continued study towards a Bachelor of Science Degree.


It's important to note that each student will be connected with a personal Program Advisor at the commencement of their studies, who will remain with them until graduation. The student's personal Program Advisor acts as his/her support system throughout their studies. The personal Program Advisor will be happy to answer any questions the student may have, offer academic advice, discuss course selection, and offer encouragement throughout the student's studies.